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  1. Shannon Miller makes a special visitRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | News 4 Jax

    ... and given a brain scan. That scan revealed several lesions and was diagnosed as medulloblastoma, a rare brain cancer that originates at the base of the skull. Hilton, who is from St. Petersburg, has been receiving treatment at the UF Proton Therapy ...

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  2. Benefit Monday for Hastings High freshmanRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Hastings Tribune

    Nicholas Herriger, 15, of Hastings is battling grade 4 Glioblastoma brain cancer.

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  3. FDA News Roundup: AstraZeneca, Pfizer, AbbVie, Actavis, And MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pharmaceutical Online

    ... however, following review, the FDA granted reolysin orphan designation for patients of all ages. In three brain cancer trials, the intravenous drug demonstrated its ability to infect brain tumors. Ultragenyx 's triheptanoin (UX007) was awarded an ...

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  4. Book Notes: Author offers guide on getting back out thereRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Cape Cod Times

    ... the manuscript for her earlier book, “Getting Past Your Breakup,” was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer. After he died she broke her back in a fall, hurt her hand badly in a fall from a ladder during Hurricane Sandy in NYC, then ...

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  5. Researchers: thinking causes some brain cancers to grow fasterRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | SlashGear.com

    ... Michelle Monje, "utilizing the core functions of the brain, thinking, to promote its own growth." The brain cancer DIPG, diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma, is said to affect approximately 200 kids every year, something that fueled the pursuit for ...

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  6. Nerve Activity Stimulates Brain Tumor GrowthRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Bioscience Technology

    Deadly brain tumors called high-grade gliomas grow with the help of nerve activity in the cerebral cortex, according to a new study by researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine. The study, conducted in mice with an aggressive human brain cancer implanted in their brains, is the first to demonstrate stimulation of tumor growth by brain activity.

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  7. What was fake on the Internet this week: Belle Gibson, ISIS in Mexico and insane weather newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    ... the Apple Watch store - admitted that, contrary to years of blog posts and interviews, she never had terminal brain cancer . Gibson's fame relied almost entirely on that narrative; in her book and on the app, she claimed that a healthy, whole-food ...

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  8. Rishton man's pals rally round to aid cancer fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lancashire Telegraph

    ... Brain Tumour Research. Glenda, 48, said: "Cancer Research UK can only donate one per cent of its funds towards brain cancer, so we are specifically raising money for that type of cancer. "Radiotherapy keeps working for three or four weeks after the ...

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  9. Local Family Walks for a Cure for Brain CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    The Gray family has raised $26,000 to help fund research, in honor of their mother who is fighting Glioblastoma. An area family is asking for the community's support in their fundraising march for a cause close to their hearts.

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  10. Local Kirkland Gym '5Strong Fitness' Hosting Fundraising WorkoutRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR Log

    Local Fitness Expert Hosting 'Fitness For A Cause' Event To Help Raise Money for Former Employee Diagnosed With Brain Cancer PRLog - April 23, 2015 - KIRKLAND, Wash. -- President of 5Strong Fitness, Rommel Ryan Acda, announces that Saturday, April 25, 2015 he will be hosting a Fitness For A Cause event to help raise funds for former employee Linden Griffith who was recently diagnosed with brain cancer just eight months ago.

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  11. On Your Side: Couple needs new transportationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NBC12

    ... stamps. "He quit his job last May just to take care of me because I lost my leg. Then he got sick. He's got brain cancer, and found out he has a tumor on his brain the size of a plum," Cathy said about her husband Charlie, who was diagnosed with ...

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  12. Tale of inspiration leads to CSU Relay for LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KRCR

    A one day Relay for Life will begin Saturday at 12:00 noon and last until 12:00 midnight inside University Stadium at Chico State. The co-chair of the event, Emilie Nunez, was inspired to lead the effort as she watched her mother, Chris Nunez, battle and beat Stage 4 brain cancer.

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  13. Would you fake cancer to make a buck? Health blogger's story falls apartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | GlobalNews

    ... first caught people's attention in May 2013 with her story. She claimed to have been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer, and after trying traditional treatment methods, said she changed her diet to focus on whole foods. Miraculously, her health ...

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  14. Finding a Cure for Pediatric Brain Cancers: Little Eric's FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WNEP-TV Moosic

    A family from Luzerne County is sharing their story with the hopes that no other family will have to go through what they did. Eric and Jessica Speicher of West Pittston have formed Little Eric's Foundation, in memory of their young son who died of a rare form of brain cancer.

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  15. How One Woman's Bogus Tale of Her Battle With Nonexistent Brain Cancer Fooled the MediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Truthdig

    ... that's still rumbling through the western culture-scape, claiming in her blog that she had kicked terminal brain cancer through a nutritional intervention, which mostly amounted to cutting gluten and sugar from her diet. Wow, who would have thought ...

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  16. Thoughts Can Fuel Some Deadly Brain CancersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KWBU-TV Waco

    ... activity is a byproduct of Monje's career-long quest to help to help children with a rare and deadly form of brain cancer. The cancer is called diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma, or DIPG. Monje saw her first case when she was still in medical school. ...

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  17. RestorGenex Issues Annual Letter To StockholdersRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | BioSpace

    ... of pre-clinical studies in the treatment of cancer including glioblastoma multiforme (an aggressive type of brain cancer), breast, prostate and lung. The PI3k/AKT/mTOR pathway is an important signaling pathway for many cellular functions, such as ...

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  18. The Australian Food Blogger Who Told the World She Had Cancer Admits That She Made the Whole Thing UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Right Wing News

    Belle Gibson is hardly the first person to want to make a name for herself. But the way she went about it is unexcusable: she pretended that she had brain cancer , and claimed she cured it by eating healthy foods and living an alternative lifestyle.

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  19. Brain tumor growth stimulated by nerve activity in the cortex, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... at the Stanford University School of Medicine. The study, conducted in mice with an aggressive human brain cancer implanted in their brains, is the first to demonstrate stimulation of tumor growth by brain activity. The findings will be published ...

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  20. Health Blogger Who Claimed Veggie-Filled Diet Cured Her Cancer Admits She Never Had CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ThinkProgress

    ... about how she tackled her personal medical history. Gibson claimed that, after being diagnosed with terminal brain cancer in 2009 and given just a few weeks to live, she withdrew from chemotherapy and beat the cancer with the help of " healing foods ...

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