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PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 31: Quarterback Jim Kelly #12 of the Buffalo Bills looks to pass against the Dallas Cowboys defense during Super Bowl XXVII at the Rose Bowl on January 31, 1993 in Pasadena, California. The Cowboys won 52-17. (Photo by George Rose/Getty Images)

Jim Kelly Set To Start Chemo & Radiation Therapy This Week

Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback, and former University of Miami star, Jim Kelly will begin chemotherapy and radiation treatment for cancer in his maxillary sinus and adjacent tissues next week, Lenox Hill Hospital said in a release Tuesday.

CBS Miami–04/01/2014

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12-Year Old South Florida Girl Dies Battling Leukemia

A South Florida girl who turned to the community to find a bone marrow donor in a fight for her life has died.

02/24/2014

Briana Vega was diagnosed with leukemia in February 2012, just days after her 10th birthday. (Source: CBS4)

South Florida Girl Battling Cancer Takes Turn For The Worse

A South Florida girl who turned to the community to find a bone marrow donor in a fight for her life has taken a turn for the worse.

CBS Miami–02/12/2014

Bella in February (Source: CBS4)

Bella’s Battle With Cancer Source Of Inspiration

Funeral arrangements have been made for a young South Florida girl who died after a courageous and inspiring six-year battle with cancer.

CBS Miami–05/29/2013

Bella in February (Source: CBS4)

S. Fla. Girl, Bella, Dies After 6-Year Battle With Cancer

A young South Florida girl has died after a six-year battle with cancer. Bella Rodriguez-Torres, a 10-year-old girl featured on CBS4 News earlier this year, passed away Tuesday surrounded by family and loved ones.

CBS Miami–05/28/2013

Bella in February (Source: CBS4)

S. Fla. Girl, Bella, Losing Battle With Cancer

Some sad news about a young South Florida’s girl fight for life. Bella Rodriguez-Torres, a 10-year-old girl featured on CBS4 News earlier this year is losing her battle with cancer.

CBS Miami–05/08/2013

Bella Rodriguez-Torrez returned home to Miami after receiving cancer treatments in Texas in March 2013. (CBS4)

South Florida Girl Battling Cancer Gets Warm Welcome At MIA

It was a homecoming fit for a hero.

CBS4–03/08/2013

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is shown on Venezuelan Television for the first time in two months on 2/15/12. (Source: Government Of Venezuela)

Venezuelan V.P. Says Chavez “Fighting For His Life”

Venezuela’s vice president said Thursday that President Hugo Chavez is fighting for his life while he continues to undergo treatment more than two months after his latest cancer surgery.

CBS4–03/01/2013

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Three S. Fla. Women Transformed In Ultimate Makeover Contest

The Ultimate Makeovers Contest in Broward County has changed lives. A group of doctors and stylists came together to offer free surgery to people who otherwise couldn’t afford it. CBS4’s Cynthia Demos got to tell the woman who won and see the makeover through.

CBS4–01/05/2012

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A Sister’s Story: Beating Breast Cancer

CBS4 News Anchor Eliott Rodriguez tells the story of his sister Arleen, a fragile little girl who became a strong fighter when confronted with breast cancer after the birth of her first child.

CBS4–10/03/2011

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