Lane Goodwin

Morning Cram
7:55 am
Fri October 19, 2012

The Morning Cram [frozen eggs edition]

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From NPR: More and more women are using frozen eggs to have babies later in life, and the infertility treatment is no longer being called experimental.

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7:36 am
Fri October 19, 2012

Social Media Sensation Dies of Cancer at 13

The western Kentucky boy known for his thumbs-up campaign has lost his battle with cancer. The announcement of his death was posted on his Facebook page, which had 369,000 followers. 13-year-old Lane Goodwin from Beech Grove died Wednesday. The Thumbs-up for Lane campaign has social media fans from all over the world including country music stars, Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari and The Turtleman, Lane’s favorite celebrity. Lane was a fan of the St. Louis Cardinals and fans held signs supporting Lane during the baseball playoffs.