Here is some exciting medical news for those battling brain cancer. A new brain surgery procedure is being offered amongst 11 hospitals in the nation, including Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center.
As six-year-old Leah Taaffe continues her treatment for a rare form of brain cancer, the fund raising campaign continues to draw huge support.
Local businesses donated items to be raffled or sold to raise money for Connor and his family as part of something called Connor's Crusade.
ABB said Ulrich Spiesshofer, currently head of the company's discrete automation and motion division, will replace departing Chief Executive Joe Hogan, taking up the role on September 15. [ABBN.VX ] * Swiss pharmaceuticals company Roche said Japan's health ministry had approved drug Avastin for the treatment of aggressive brain cancer in Japan ... (more)
The company was created in an attempt to develop and commercialize a new treatment for glioblastoma multiforme , the advanced form of primary brain cancer.
A study led by researchers at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute has identified an abnormal metabolic pathway that drives cancer-cell growth in a particular glioblastoma subtype.
In her 2011 book Disconnect , National Book Award finalist, former senior White House health advisor and internationally regarded epidemiologist Devra Davis revealed that the cellphone industry is knowingly exposing us to dangerous levels of electromagnetic radiation.
When Anthony Ptak picked up his son for the first time since beating brain cancer, he carried little Aedan to his room and read him a story.
Joe and Roseann Thomas of Morgantown, chairing the Relay for Life of Twin Valley, lead the first lap at the high school on Friday.
Henry Molinar with his son, Michael, 17, at Loma Linda University Children's Hospital, where Michael is undergoing radiation for brain cancer.
This morning, Northwest Biotherapeutics announced the initiation of a 60-patient Phase I/II trial at the MD Anderson Cancer Center for the newest version of their personalized cancer immunotherapy DCVax-Direct - here is the press release .
Bethany Simmons Web Producer: Bethany Simmons Reported: Jun. 14, 2013 10:04 AM EDT Updated: Jun. 14, 2013 11:00 AM EDT A young Ohio woman who courageously battled cancer and changed her community forever will be remembered this weekend with a benefit walk and run in Huntington.
Naperville resident Barry Wood, who was diagnosed with anaplastic oligodendroglioma a year and a half ago, was recently named one of six recipients of the Courage Award, presented by Voices Against Brain Cancer.
The HK Project is asking the South Orange - Maplewood community for help as their three-year-old daughter fights a rare, advanced brain cancer.