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  1. Some brain cancer patients have radiation optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | UPI

    For some brain cancer patients, pinpoint radiation of tumors, known as stereotactic radiosurgery, appears to do less damage to mental abilities than whole brain radiation, a new study finds. Neither technique cures cancer that has spread to the brain, but both temporarily stop tumors from growing and equally extend survival, researchers said.

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  2. Some Brain Cancer Patients Have Radiation Options: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | HON

    For some brain cancer patients, pinpoint radiation of tumors, known as stereotactic radiosurgery, appears to do less damage to mental abilities than whole brain radiation, a new study finds. Neither technique cures cancer that has spread to the brain, but both temporarily stop tumors from growing and equally extend survival, researchers said.

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  3. Charlotte doctors find less radiation best for treating certain brain cancersRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WBTV

    Two Charlotte cancer specialists are co-authors of a new study that shows some brain cancer patients can be treated effectively with a less toxic form of radiation that produces fewer memory problems and cognitive side effects. The study, published Tuesday in the Journal of the American Medical Association, compared whole brain radiation, the current standard of care, with more-focused radiation, also called radiosurgery.

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  4. Israeli researchers find way to detect cancer cells before becoming brain tumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... response to damage or injury, to support metastatic growth. This new knowledge could lead to the detection of brain cancer in its first stages and permit early intervention. Erez and her team used mouse models to study and follow the spontaneous ...

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  5. Little League state tournament honors ChadTough FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Generally, a local high school or college baseball coach speaks, preaching the importance of playing the right way to the players. Tammi's son, Chad -- grandson of famed former University of Michigan football coach Lloyd Carr -- died last year from diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma , a form of brain cancer.

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  6. Researchers find way to spot tumor cells invading the brainRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... natural response to damage or injury, to support metastatic growth. This knowledge may lead to the detection of brain cancer in its first stages and permit early intervention, the university said in a statement. The study was led by Dr. Neta Erez of ...

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  7. Journalist With Brain Cancer Thanks Those Who Made Her Life - Rich and Beautiful' in Final ColumnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    Piepmeier has been battling a brain tumor for seven years, but last month she wrote that her tumor had gotten progressively bigger and she no longer had treatment options. She's currently in hospice care.

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  8. A Five Second Health Secret Your Doctor Will Never Tell YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Psychology Today

    ... know this firsthand, from when I had chronic fatigue, lower back pain and depression. My late husband Steve had brain cancer and I was suffering acute emotional distress from witnessing both Steve's pain and his exhausting, daily struggle against ...

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  9. Tel Aviv University research opens the 'black box' of malignant melanomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | EurekAlert!

    ... natural response to damage or injury, to support metastatic growth. This knowledge may lead to the detection of brain cancer in its first stages and permit early intervention. The study was led by Dr. Neta Erez of the Department of Pathology at ...

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  10. Moncton man with brain cancer gets free tickets to Tragically Hip showRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CTV

    A Moncton, N.B. man with the same brain cancer as Gord Downie of the Tragically Hip will be going to the band's final show in Kingston, Ont. after his wife's Facebook post went viral.

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  11. After years of giving back, April Myers receivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | St. Cloud Times

    ... rallied around her for a benefit. Myers, a resident of Sauk Rapids since 1992, was diagnosed last May with brain cancer. Earlier this year she had she was awarded the Sauk Rapids Citizen of the year because of her tireless commitment to giving back. ...

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  12. President Buhari's health and more (2) (Pictorial)Temple C. Ubochi, Bonn, GermanyRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | Nigeriaworld

    ... tackling Nigeria's problems. It was alleged that President Buhari refused to commence the treatment of the brain cancer, the last time he was in London for medicals, because that would have put him away from office for at least six months, and the ...

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  13. Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Inc. (PPHM) Lifted to Buy at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... with its lead immunotherapy candidate bavituximab, its phosphatidylserine (PS) targeting agent, PGN65, and its brain cancer therapy Cotara. Receive News & Ratings for Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Inc. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a ...

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  14. Cancer-stricken Tragically Hip fan gets free tickets to final showRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | CBC News

    Moncton resident Jason DeRoche will be at the final concert on the Tragically Hip's summer tour , and it's all thanks to a Facebook post by his wife. The 39-year-old was diagnosed with the same Stage 4 brain cancer as Hip singer Gord Downie just weeks ago.

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  15. ABC News interviews Alison Piepmeier about her City Paper farewell columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Charleston City Paper

    Following the outpouring of comments and shares of City Paper writer Alison Piepmeier's recent column, ABC News picked up the story. In the piece, "Journalist With Brain Cancer Thanks Those Who Made Her Life 'Rich and Beautiful' in Final Column," Joi-Marie McKenzie writes, "Piepmeier has been battling a brain tumor for seven years, but last month she wrote that her tumor had gotten progressively bigger and she no longer had treatment options.

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  16. Peregrine Pharmaceuticals (PPHM) - Investment Analysts' Recent Ratings UpdatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... with its lead immunotherapy candidate bavituximab, its phosphatidylserine (PS) targeting agent, PGN65, and its brain cancer therapy Cotara. Receive News & Ratings for Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Inc Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a ...

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  17. Mice survive brain cancer tumors lacking key surface proteinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A new scientific study has characterized a checkpoint protein that allows certain brain tumor cells to avoid the immune system. Tumors regularly avoid detection by decorating themselves with proteins that mimic those found on healthy cells.

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  18. Editorial: Numbers on cannabis speak for themselvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... a team of Auckland University researchers had a $157,000 grant to study whether cannabinoids can help treat brain cancer. The university's head of pharmacology, associate professor Michelle Glass, said the research should not be seen as condoning ...

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  19. Annual Richard's Run 5K to benefit brain cancer research is Aug. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... Run each year in memory of Maggie Valley resident Richard Coker, 55, who lost his hard-fought battle with brain cancer in 2013. He was the grandson of Cataloochee Ranch founders "Mr. Tom" and "Miss Judy" Alexander, and an active member of the ...

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  20. Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Inc. (PPHM) Earns Buy Rating from Noble FinancialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Daily Political

    ... with its lead immunotherapy candidate bavituximab, its phosphatidylserine (PS) targeting agent, PGN65, and its brain cancer therapy Cotara. Receive News & Ratings for Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Inc. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a ...

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