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  1. Boy Battling Brain Cancer Named Honorary Boston Police OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    A three-year-old boy battling brain cancer received a special recognition from Boston's men in blue on Tuesday. Declan John Higgins was named an honorary Boston Police Officer.


  2. Treatments for Brain Cancer Take Heavy Toll on the BrainRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    Radiation and chemotherapy can cause structural changes in the healthy brain tissue of patients with glioblastoma brain tumors, a new study finds. The research included 14 glioblastoma patients who underwent 35 weeks of combined radiation and chemotherapy after having their tumors surgically removed.


  3. Florida Family Takes Incredible Photos With Newborn, Abigail Jones,...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    ... Abigail's birth, an MRI revealed that the tumor had grown. They diagnosed the case as an aggressive form of brain cancer and told the Jones they could not give Abigail chemo, because it would likely kill her. An operation was ruled out as well, ...


  4. Celebrities to visit Myrtle Beach to benefit local girl with cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WMBF

    If you're still making plans this Labor Day weekend, there's a new event in town, The Fierce Fallon fundraiser, and the best part is, it's for a good cause. Fallon Emery, a young girl from Myrtle Beach, has been battling brain cancer, and putting up one heck of a fight.


  5. Kids Battling Cancer Go To Their 'Happy Places' In Dreamy PhotosRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    ... their happy places. Thirteen-year-old Hunter was diagnosed with a brain tumor last year and has been battling brain cancer through multiple rounds of radiation, chemo, inpatient rehab, brain surgery and stings in the pediatric intensive care unit. ...


  6. Deadliest form of brain cancer has potential for new therapyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    A new treatment for glioblastoma could enter clinical trials following the results of a new mouse study that looked at the effects of chemotherapy agent decitabine combined with T cell immunotherapy. Glioblastoma, or grade IV glioma, is an aggressive primary brain tumor - the most common and deadliest form of brain cancer , with surgery, chemotherapy and radiation failing to eradicate it.


  7. Whitefish Bay football coach aims to beat cancer to get back on the sidelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WISN-TV

    As he battles brain cancer, longtime Whitefish Bay football coach Jim Tietjen fights to get back on the field with his team As he battles brain cancer, longtime Whitefish Bay football coach Jim Tietjen fights to get back on the field with his team ANNOUNCER: YOU'RE WATCHING WISN 12, THE WISCONSIN BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION STATION OF THE YEAR AND NEWS OPERATION OF THE YEAR. A WHITEFISH BAY COACH DOMINATES ON THE FOOTBALL FIELD.


  8. Tocagen Inc. To Present At s NewsMakers In The Biotech Industry ConferenceRead the original story

    Wednesday | BioSpace

    ... metastatic solid tumor indications is planned for 2016. Tocagen has received grant support from leading brain cancer foundations, including Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure ( ABC2 ), National Brain Tumor Society ( NBTS ), American Brain Tumor ...


  9. ImmunoCellular Therapeutics Downgraded by Zacks to "Sell"Read the original story

    21 hrs ago |

    ... cell ( NASDAQ:IMUC ) vaccine for the treatment of glioblastoma multiforme (GBM), the common and lethal type of brain cancer. ICT-107 is designed to activate a patient's immune system to target six different tumor-associated antigens. In February ...


  10. Read Full ArticleRead the original story

    Wednesday | WPOC-FM Baltimore

    ... You think the Steelers and Ravens are bad? They have nothing on Chicago vs Green Bay. Young Bears fan battling brain cancer names his tumor after Aaron Rodgers


  11. Oncoceutics Awarded Grant For Phase II Brain Cancer TrialRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | BioSpace

    Oncoceutics announced that it has been awarded the second part of a Fast-Track Small Business Innovation Research award from the National Cancer Institute to clinically evaluate its lead molecule, ONC201, in advanced brain cancer . The company previously received the first part of the award in March 2015 and successfully completed part one.


  12. Annual Walk for the Mind announces honorary chairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bureau County Republican

    ... he fourth year all net proceeds will be donated to the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria for brain cancer research. Last year's Walk generated $50,000 for brain tumor research.


  13. NovoCure Preps for $300 Million IPORead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | BioSpace

    NovoCure registered for an initial public offering that could fetch as much as $300 million for its tumor-zapping Optune brain cancer treatment as it awaits a decision from the FDA on a new indication for the device. The federal safety watchdog granted pre-market approval for Optune in April 2011 for adult patients with glioblastoma whose cancer recurred after chemotherapy.


  14. Waitress pays restaurant bill for cancer patient and leaves a heartwarming noteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Metro

    Long-term couple Rick and Annette Lewallen decided to treat themselves to dinner out last week, heading to Brother's Pizzeria in Hamilton New Jersey. They don't often go out to restaurants as they like to keep things modest, especially with all the bills they're facing due to Rick's treatment for brain cancer.


  15. World first trial in Sydney aims to eradicate children's cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABC News

    ... cancers - there is very little doctors can do Kayne Cook, 4, was diagnosed with a very rare and very aggressive brain cancer when he was only just three months old. "He was waking up in the morning vomiting, he was screaming [in] pain at night and ...


  16. UCLA scientists develop promising new combination treatment for glioblastomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Medical News

    ... They are then injected back into tumor-bearing mouse models to produce an immune response that targets the brain cancer. Glioblastoma cells do not naturally produce NY-ESO-1, so the drug decitabine is given prior to injecting the NY-ESO-1 targeting ...


  17. Calif. Assembly committee OKs right-to-die legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBS News

    ... to her brain, liver, spine and rib. Her daughter is 21. After Brittany Maynard was diagnosed with incurable brain cancer last spring, she moved from California to Oregon, one of the five states with "d... But Marilyn Golden, a senior policy analyst ...


  18. LivingWell celebrates 10 years of supporting cancer patients, familiesRead the original story

    Tuesday | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... and Haley are volunteers at the center. GENEVA – When Craig Stokely's wife, Carole, was diagnosed with brain cancer, he said she was not interested in going to LivingWell Cancer Resource Center in Geneva. “But I did, because I was the ...


  19. Teen donates thousands to friend battling cancer2 mins agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NewsNet5

    But, Smith and Cole's parents, Dan and Heather, were faced with the unthinkable last December: Cole was diagnosed with brain cancer. She had a baseball-sized tumor removed from her brain Dec. 3, 2014 and then again on May 1. Since her diagnosis, Cole has undergone two rounds of chemotherapy and also suffered a stroke.


  20. Teen Waitress Picks Up Bill For Customer Fighting CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | WPOC-FM Baltimore

    Whoever said all teenagers were selfish never met this young 17-year-old waitress from New Jersey. She was waiting on a man who has been fighting brain cancer.