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  1. Northwestern Mutual to present $15,000 grant to the Swedish Medical Center FoundationRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Ballard News-Tribune

    ... at Northwestern Mutual-Puget Sound, Washington. Smith will present the grant March 9 at the annual Seattle Brain Cancer Walk Kickoff at the Swedish Medical Cherry Hill Campus. Since 2010, Smith has been assisting with the walk and has managed all ...

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  2. Taylor Swift Grants Dying 4-Year-Ol...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | 93.9 KISS FM

    Taylor Swift granted a dying four-year-old girl's wish on Monday, chatting with Jalene Salinas for 20 minutes on FaceTime after the young brain cancer patient's friends and family launched a social media campaign about her dream to dance with Swift to "Shake It Off." While Salinas was too ill to get up and dance on Monday, she and Swift were still able to share an emotional, special moment.

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  3. Why some brain cancers resist treatmentRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Science Daily

    Scientists may have discovered why some brain cancer patients develop resistance to standard treatments including radiation and the chemotherapy agent temozolomide. Scientists at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center may have discovered why some brain cancer patients develop resistance to standard treatments including radiation and the chemotherapy agent temozolomide.

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  4. The Most Important Thing I See in Pictures of My KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 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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  5. MD Anderson study shows why some brain cancers resist treatmentRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    Scientists at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center may have discovered why some brain cancer patients develop resistance to standard treatments including radiation and the chemotherapy agent temozolomide. Simply put, it's all in their DNA, and it could open up new avenues for treating certain kinds of brain cancer.

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  6. Basketball opponents connect after loss of parents to cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Times Observer

    Photo by Mike Gallagher Basketball connection Beaty Warren Middle School eighth-grader Aidan Morrison, left, poses with Walnut Creek eighth-grader Jack Gallagher on Saturday at a tournament in Millcreek Township. Morrison, who lost his father to glioblastoma brain cancer three years ago, reached out to Gallagher after he lost his mother to "glio" in September of last year, and they have been communicating through social media.

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  7. Lauren Hill Gets Her Own Basketball CardRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sports Collectors Daily

    ... truly incredible." This is not the first time Upper Deck has created a special card for a child with pediatric brain cancer. In 2013 Upper Deck created a "Star Rookie" trading card for young Nebraskan Jack Hoffman , who was able to fulfill a ...

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  8. Janesville man diagnosed with cancer, fights for his lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WMTV Madison

    ... I'm a champ," he said. But then the news came, that every person fears. Brandon was diagnosed with stage four brain cancer. His wife Emily, finding out first. "I think it was harder telling him the news, than me actually getting the news," she said. ...

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  9. UC Davis Researchers Develop Molecule That Could Make Some Brain Cancer Cells Self-DestructRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [] DAVIS - Researchers at the University of California, Davis said they have developed a molecule that could be effective in fighting a typically fatal type of brain cancer, by causing the cancer cells to self-destruct.

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  10. Fundraiser Saturday In Middletown For 21-Year-Old Resident Fighting Brain CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hartford Courant

    A local family will hold a fundraiser Saturday for a 21-year-old city resident undergoing treatment for stage four brain cancer since 2013. Anthony Freeman was diagnosed with glioblastoma, a brain tumor, in Nov. 2013, and since then has had two brain surgeries, radiation and chemotherapy.

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  11. Turning up the heat on brain cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WJRT

    Since this can cause harsh side effects and damage to healthy tissue, doctors are studying a new option. It's new technology that may not only keep healthy tissue from getting damaged, but also extend a patient's life.

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  12. Taylor Swift grants terminally ill four-year-old girl's final wish...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    Taylor Swift grants terminally ill four-year-old girl's final wish to dance to Shake It Off with her idol Taylor Swift continues to prove how much she cares for her fans, recently granting the final wish of a terminally ill little girl. Four-year-old Jalene Salinas, who is battling an aggressive form of terminal brain cancer, has dreamed of dancing to Shake It Off with the 25-year-old singer.

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  13. VBL Therapeutics To Present Company Overview At Upcoming Conferences In MarchRead the original story

    Yesterday | BioSpace

    ... biologic that is initially being developed for recurrent glioblastoma, or rGBM, an aggressive form of brain cancer. VB-111 has received orphan drug designation in both the United States and Europe and was granted Fast Track designation by the FDA ...

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  14. Heartbreak for pregnant woman after her excruciating 'labour pains' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... new parents but this joy has been masked by the fear of Nina's diagnosis. 'Nina watched her dad die from brain cancer in October and having Teddy this year the light at the end of the tunnel, it's just so cruel and unfair that Nina has been ...

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  15. iPhone Game Fights Cancer One Download at a Time: Delaware Based App Developer Honors His Late MotherRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    Today Wilmington DE based mLAB Audio LLC will launch their inaugural mobile gaming app for the iPhone. In honor of the CEO's late mother Lynn Barba, who lost her battle with brain cancer, mLAB will donate a portion of the game's profits National Brain Tumor Society.

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  16. Friends provide family vacations for Moore man with brain cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | NewsOK.com

    ... to Schneberger's positive outlook on life. In 2011, the husband and father of one was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer and given only a few years to live. Schneberger, 35, said he always knew what things were truly important - his wife, Susan, ...

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  17. Soccer community comes together for SEMS cancer patientRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Effingham Herald

    ... It was the only game Ethan, 14, will be able to play before he undergoes surgery Friday for a recurrence of his brain cancer. "It gave me something to look forward to before going in (for surgery)," he said after the game. "It felt good." Ethan's ...

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    Yesterday | KC101.3 FM Connecticut

    Taylor Swift granted a dying four-year-old girl's wish on Monday, chatting with Jalene Salinas for 20 minutes on FaceTime after the young brain cancer patient's friends and family launched a social media campaign about her dream to dance with Swift to "Shake It Off." While Salinas was too ill to get up and dance on Monday, she and Swift were still able to share an emotional, special moment.

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  19. Seager teams up with friend to help fight cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Major League Baseball

    Racking up hits has always been important to Kyle Seager , but that role will help another goal this season as the Mariners All-Star third baseman has hooked up with former North Carolina teammate Chase Jones on a charity to help fight children's cancer. Jones was diagnosed with Stage 4 brain cancer when he was a freshman in college.

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  20. Taylor Swift Grants Dying 4-Year-Old Girl's Wish With FaceTime ChatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WSYR-AM Syracuse

    Taylor Swift granted a dying four-year-old girl's wish on Monday, chatting with Jalene Salinas for 20 minutes on FaceTime after the young brain cancer patient's friends and family launched a social media campaign about her dream to dance with Swift to "Shake It Off." While Salinas was too ill to get up and dance on Monday, she and Swift were still able to share an emotional, special moment.

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