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  1. Woman finds poetry in her battle with brain cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Star Online

    ... TNS Judi Kaufman was having a bad day. There were more and more of those now, 18 years into her battle against brain cancer. A tumour, her third, now the size of a golf ball, was encroaching on healthy brain tissue, upending her balance and her ...

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  2. Getting Rid of Kid Clutter, One Milestone at a TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Switched

    ... I had just shaved my head for St. Baldricks in honor of my son Levi, pictured. He was diagnosed with stage 4 brain cancer (Medulloblastoma) in 2004 when he was only four. Surgery to remove the tumor left him mute, paralyzed and incontinent. He ...

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  3. Skaneateles Lakers guard the ice this season in honor of Griffin EngleRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    ... sixth birthday on Aug. 17. A day later, he was diagnosed with Stage 4 Glioblastoma Multiform, a rare form of brain cancer in children with no cure. He had surgery 11 days later to remove the tumor. There would be chemotherapy and some 33 treatments ...

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  4. CTU's Karen Lewis says 'We have other places we can fight'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... she described as a "movement" in opposition to big-money interests in City Hall and Springfield. A battle with brain cancer prevented Karen Lewis from trying to knock off Mayor Rahm Emanuel, but Friday she backed a man she thinks can finish the job: ...

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  5. Equations Against CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... and UAB graduate student Elizabeth Scribner, Fathallah-Shaykh has created an elegant model of the aggressive brain cancer glioblastoma multiforme (GBM). It produces simulations on the scale of clinical MRI scans, so that its predictions can be ...

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  6. Ramsbottom woman with terminal cancer set to walk down the aisle thanks to charityRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    ... a wedding planner, who was inspired by a friend who was given just 14 months to live after being diagnosed with brain cancer. Kathryn hopes she will be able to walk down the aisle herself, and that the treatment will not force her to use a ...

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  7. Myth-busting website Snopes.com revealed to be...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... FALSE! (Don't ask me how I know, but I do. ) Using cell phones while fueling up at a gas station leads to brain cancer in mice - FALSE! (As to why mice were using cell phones at gas stations, well, that's a question scientists are still hotly ...

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  8. Research and Markets: Global Brain Cancer Drug Pathway Analyzer 2015Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Business Wire

    There are today at least 245 targeted molecular therapies known to affect more than 239 specific intracellular signaling pathways for the treatment of brain cancer. The rational for this plethora of treatment strategies is based on our increasing understanding of the 206 drug targets that are included in this drug-pathway analyzing tool.

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  9. How to Die in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    ... isn't the ideal way to deliver test results, but ..." You urge him to proceed. So, he tells you about your brain cancer. You have fought valiantly for years to be rid of this disease. You've endured the onslaught of surgery, radiation, chemotherapy. ...

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  10. Chapin Council gives first reading to 2015 budgetRead the original story

    Wednesday | Lexington County Chronicle

    ... rader Austin Guy 'Honorary Chief' and presented him with a plaque and a badge. Austin had Ependymoma, a form of Brain Cancer. The tumor was removed successfully in October. The chief called Austin his 'hero' to a standing ovation for the child.

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  11. Immunovaccine Study Demonstrates Early Protection Against Anthrax...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Sys-Con Media

    ... therapy, DPX-Survivac, is expected to enter Phase II clinical studies in both ovarian cancer and glioblastoma (brain cancer), with Immunovaccine also exploring additional studies in other indications including lymphoma and recurrent ovarian cancer. ...

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  12. Determined youngster battles brain cancer a 2nd timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Daily Republic

    Just seven months ago when the Daily Republic published an article on Shae McCord, she was a lively then-8-year-old involved in swim team and always on the go. Despite still undergoing chemotherapy at that time, the only real visible sign of her fight with brain cancer was the tell-tale markings of former suture tracks that ran from her forehead to behind one of her ears.

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  13. Fresh Coat Painters of Atlanta "Paint It Forward" at Camp Twin LakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Patch.com

    ... place that provides fond memories of past summers. At just 10 years old, Mike Byars' son was diagnosed with brain cancer. As a child, going to Camp Twin Lakes was the highlight of his son's summers. "Fresh Coat refreshes thousands of spaces each ...

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  14. Don't become a blizzard casualtyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... facility, giving many people opportunity to exercise, a new study finds. The risk for developing a rare form of brain cancer known as glioma appears to go up with long-term use of hormonal contraceptives such as the Pill, new Danish research ...

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  15. Healing body, mind, spirit - Tue, 27 Jan 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... "I don't think there is anybody that yoga can't help." One of the first patients to attend her yoga class has brain cancer. She attended earlier this month telling Stonehocker that she just needed to get her "breath under control." "She said she ...

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  16. Doctors: Medical pot only OK for sick kids failed by other drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... facility, giving many people opportunity to exercise, a new study finds. The risk for developing a rare form of brain cancer known as glioma appears to go up with long-term use of hormonal contraceptives such as the Pill, new Danish research ...

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  17. Multi-scale agent-based brain cancer modeling and prediction of TKI...Read the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. The epidermal growth factor receptor signaling pathway and angiogenesis in brain cancer act as an engine for tumor initiation, expansion and response to therapy.

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  18. Multi-scale, multi-resolution brain cancer modelingRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | CiteULike

    Mathematics and Computers in Simulation , Vol. 79, No. 7. , pp. 2021-2035, doi:10.1016/j.matcom.2008.09.007 In advancing discrete-based computational cancer models towards clinical applications, one faces the dilemma of how to deal with an ever growing amount of biomedical data that ought to be incorporated eventually in one form or another.

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  19. Birth Control Pills Linked to Brain Tumor RisksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Townhall

    ... ith the NuvaRing contraceptive) the use of contraceptives has had life-altering side effects. While the risk of brain cancer remains small, even with extended contraceptive use, is it really smart to do something to increase those chances?

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  20. Gelzinis: Alisha's fearless way to end fightRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | Boston Herald

    ... arrived in Boston from Cork, Ireland, touching the hearts of so many people, she succumbed to the rare form of brain cancer known as AT RT she'd battled so valiantly for half of her brief life. "Neither John nor myself cried," Michelle said. ...

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