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  1. Brain Cancer Twice As Common In Men, And Now Scientists Think They Know WhyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Medical Daily

    The deadliest and most common type of brain cancer occurs roughly twice as often in men than it does in women, and leads to more serious complications in a much shorter amount of time.

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  2. Study reveals one reason brain tumors are more common in menRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... (Medical Xpress)-The hormone progesterone could become part of therapy against the most aggressive form of brain cancer. High concentrations of progesterone kill glioblastoma cells and inhibit tumor growth ... Earlier this month the National ...

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  3. Tempering worry with wonder: Lovin' LyndhurstRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... English, the first dedicated to that friend, and a counseling degree, dedicated to another friend who died of brain cancer. Perhaps you have heard of the poet Rainer Maria Rilke's advice to a young friend, to "live the questions now" - rather than ...

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  4. Ronnie Freeland passesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Bluegrass Blog

    Ronnie Freeland, noted bluegrass recording engineer, passed away on July 20 following complications from brain cancer.

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  5. Brain tumour cells found circulating in bloodRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... in other parts of the body. The reason for this lack of spread is unclear, with some experts suggesting that brain cancer cells are unable to pass through the barrier that separates circulating blood from the brain's fluids, known as the blood brain ...

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  6. Researchers show that two products of the gene DJ-1 can increase the...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... ... Researchers at the UNC School of Medicine have discovered that the protein PARC/CUL9 helps neurons and brain cancer cells override the biochemical mechanisms that lead to cell death in most other cells. In ... AFFiRiS AG announced today at a ...

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  7. East Ridge Football Coach Battling Brain CancerRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... catchers on the 1977 class A state champion Lookout Valley High School baseball team. Roden's first bout with brain cancer came in June of 2011 as a seizure led to tests which showed one tumor. "I was lying next to a pool in East Ridge that summer ...

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  8. BRIEF: VBL Therapeutics prices Nasdaq IPORead the original story

    Yesterday | Hispanic Business

    ... ecided that this was beyond its capabilities as a start-up. The company is currently developing a treatment for brain cancer, for which it hopes to hopes to begin a Phase III clinical trial in 2015, and has other drugs in the pipeline.

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  9. RiverDogs GM to undergo in-game prostate examRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Moultrie News

    ... and support for Fallon Emery, a nine-year-old girl from Carolina Forest, South Carolina who's fighting brain cancer and receiving treatment at the Medical University of South Carolina. If fans can push the "Fierce Fallon" Facebook page to 13,000 ...

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  10. IPO Preview: Vascular BiogenicsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    ... biologic that VBLX is initially developing for recurrent glioblastoma, or rGBM, an aggressive form of brain cancer. VBLX has obtained fast track designation for VB-111 in the United States for prolongation of survival in patients with glioblastoma ...

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  11. Long-term Brookline principal Laurie Wenger retiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Frontpage The Cabinet Press, Inc.

    ... thing to another." Wenger's husband, Paul, died in December 2012, less than a year after being diagnosed with brain cancer. She is quick to point out how supportive the community was during his illness, especially those who drove him to chemotherapy ...

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  12. Dauphin County woman among 46 Mommas who shaved their heads to fight childhood cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PennLive.com

    ... the team this year was Jennifer Kratzer, of West Hanover Township. Her son Collin was diagnosed with a form of brain cancer at just 16 months old. Today, after enduring brain surgery, six months of chemotherapy, seven months in the hospital and two ...

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  13. Tech women's clinic benefits recruiting admin assistantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... attitude and family will get you through." Since she was diagnosed with stage IV glioblastoma, a form of brain cancer, in March 2013, Bailey's immediate family have not been the only ones supporting her through radiation and chemotherapy. Her Red ...

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  14. Darleen Skinner benefit SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Observer

    Cancer leaves its mark on many families. The Skinner Family is gathering together to invite the community to help Darleen Skinner offset the costs of treatment for brain cancer at a benefit Saturday.

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  15. [Focus] Brain Cancer SpreadsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Science

    The discovery that ~20% of patients with brain cancer have circulating tumor cells breaks the dogma that these cells are confined to the brain and has important clinical implications .

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  16. NHS pays for boob jobs, but not a drug to keep me aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Echo-news.co.uk

    ... got left is best spent trying to do as much as I can to enjoy life." The drug is not licensed to be used by brain cancer sufferers and the NHS said it would not considered as treatment for patients with the condition until it was. A spokesman said ...

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  17. Young sailors race in memory of CJ BuckleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Warwickonline.com

    ... Listening to Carter and Lucy Buckley, their son CJ would have loved the regatta. CJ lost his battle with brain cancer in 2002, and the following year some of his closest friends, knowing of his love for team sailing, started the regatta with the ...

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  18. 6-Year-Old Battling Brain Cancer Receives Overflowing SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    Over 15,000 cards have been mailed to Danny Nickerson, the 5-year-old battling cancer who is turning 6 Friday.

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  19. Echo: NHS pays for boob jobs, but not a drug to keep me aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Echo-news.co.uk

    ... got left is best spent trying to do as much as I can to enjoy life." The drug is not licensed to be used by brain cancer sufferers and the NHS said it would not considered as treatment for patients with the condition until it was. A spokesman said ...

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  20. NAMSR News: New technologies advance brain surgeryRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | PR Log

    ... precision. "What we are seeing is a new wave of advances in minimally invasive surgery for patients with brain cancer," said Bob Carter, MD, PhD, professor and chief of Neurosurgery, UC San Diego School of Medicine. "These minimally invasive ...

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