Brain Cancer

Aussie girl with rare tumour running out of money for experimental treatment

The family of a four-year-old Australian girl whose rare brain tumour has been shrunk by experimental treatment in Mexico can only afford to return …

Australian News

Port Coquitlam patient battling brain cancer for 2nd time in 3 years

Kevin Ballard's friends have posted an online fundraiser and are hosting a poker tournament to help cover his expenses.

Lower Mainland

Heartwarming video features young child with brain cancer getting his Halloween wish

A young Maine boy with a rare form of brain cancer got his Halloween wish a few weeks early in a viral video watched nearly 12,000 times since Saturday.<p>What happened in the video?<p>Seven-year-old Brock Chadwick, who was diagnosed with glioblastoma earlier this year, received hundreds of cards and …

Conservative View

Child brain cancer funds lose out to a raft of unusual projects such as wind farm research

RESEARCH into curing paediatric brain cancer, which kills at least 35 children a year, receives only a fraction of the funding handed out to …

Cancer

This Little Boy Is Battling a Rare Form of Brain Cancer—and All He Wants for Halloween Is Your Cards

October 31 is his favorite day of the year.<p>For many young children, the act of dressing up like a superhero and running around the neighborhood in …

Cancer

Alexander Paul: Student who gave 'inspiring' Tory conference speech aged 18 has died of brain cancer, PM announces

Theresa May paid tribute to a student who gave a speech about stop and search policy at the Tory party conference three years ago as she revealed he …

Cancer

I'm dying of brain cancer. I prepared to end my life. Then I kept living.

In April 2015, at the age of 55, I was diagnosed with one of the most lethal and aggressive brain tumors, a brainstem glioblastoma multiforme in an advanced stage. The prognosis was both grim and precise: Without treatment, I might have a few months; with treatment, I could last six months. If I …

Assisted Suicide

Health App Developer Who Faked Her Own Cancer Fined $320,000 Over Hoax

After Belle Gibson was diagnosed with brain cancer in 2013 she went on to cure herself, and released a popular smartphone app focused on healthy …

Cancer

Health Blogger Gibson Fined

Belle Gibson is an Australian wellness blogger who made a lot of money selling her cookbooks and apps for healthy eating. What elevated her profile …

Evidence-Based Medicine

Gibson has payment options for $410k fine

Fake wellness guru Belle Gibson has a week to ask the courts if she can make instalments to pay her $410,000 fine for duping Aussie consumers.<p>The …

Australian News

John McCain revealed he has a 'very poor prognosis' — here's what we know about his aggressive form of brain cancer

Sen. John McCain of Arizona has glioblastoma, an aggressive form of brain cancer.<p>McCain, who is 81, had brain surgery in July to remove a blood clot …

Cancer

McCain Says His Brain Cancer Prognosis Is ‘Very Poor’

Washington (AP) -- U.S. Sen. John McCain says doctors have given him a "very poor prognosis" as he battles brain cancer.<p>McCain underwent surgery in …

Business

Senator John McCain says doctors gave him a 'very poor prognosis' in battle with brain cancer

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Sen. John McCain says doctors have given him a "very poor prognosis" as he battles brain cancer.<p>McCain underwent surgery in July for a brain tumor that was later found to be a form of glioblastoma, the same type of cancer that took the life of his former Senate colleague …

John McCain

McCain calls brain cancer prognosis ‘very poor’

WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. John McCain says doctors have given him a “very poor prognosis” as he battles brain cancer.<p>McCain underwent surgery in July …

John McCain

Gohmert wants Ariz. voters to fire McCain so he can cope with brain cancer -- and can't block Obamacare repeal

WASHINGTON -- With Sen. John McCain battling brain cancer -- and blocking a last ditch GOP effort to repeal Obamacare -- Texas congressman Louie …

John McCain

McCain Reveals That He Has 'A Very Poor Prognosis' With Cancer

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) provided some insight into his fight with brain cancer in an interview on CBS' <i>60 Minutes</i>, revealing that his prognosis is …

Conservative View

McCain's brain cancer prognosis 'very poor'

United States Senator John McCain says doctors have given him a 'very poor prognosis' as he battles brain cancer.<p>McCain underwent surgery in July for …

Cancer

McCain Reveals Prognosis in Brain Cancer Fight — As He Continues to Battle GOP Over Health Care

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) has plenty of supporters and critics alike, and members of each group can be found in both the Republican and Democratic …

Health Care

McCain Reveals 'Very Poor' Prognosis

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) revealed that his doctors have given him a "very poor prognosis" about his brain cancer. McCain was diagnosed with …

Conservative View

John McCain calls brain cancer prognosis “very poor”

WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. John McCain says doctors have given him a “very poor prognosis” as he battles brain cancer.McCain underwent surgery in July …

John McCain

John McCain says his brain cancer has a very, very poor prognosis…

It looks like John McCain has some big challenges ahead with his newly diagnosed brain cancer. According to him it doesn’t look good:<p>McCain on his …

Conservative View

John McCain: Brain cancer prognosis 'very poor'

WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. John McCain says doctors have given him a “very poor prognosis” as he battles brain cancer.<p>McCain underwent surgery in July …

John McCain

Health Secretary Price resigns amid building scandal over charter travel spending

Here's our look at the Trump administration and the rest of Washington:<p>Price resigns under pressure, the first Trump cabinet secretary to leave<br>• Tillerson says U.S. is in direct contact with North Korea about missile talks<br>• Trump, at his golf club, assails Puerto Rican mayor who criticized him<p>McCain …

U.S. Secretary of Health

John McCain Says Brain Cancer Prognosis Is 'Very Poor'

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Sen. John McCain says doctors have given him a “very poor prognosis” as he battles brain cancer.<p>McCain underwent surgery in …

John McCain

McCain calls brain cancer prognosis 'very poor'

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Sen. John McCain says doctors have given him a "very poor prognosis" as he battles brain cancer.<p>McCain underwent surgery in July for a brain tumor that was later found to be a form of glioblastoma, the same type of cancer that took the life of his former Senate colleague …

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McCain on 60 Minutes: 6 key quotes

Sen. John McCain kicked off 60 Minutes' 50th anniversary season Sunday night with a candid interview about his brain cancer, his career and his …

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McCain recalls how he learned about brain cancer

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., in an interview Sunday said he is more energetic than ever while he undergoes treatment for an aggressive cancer.<p>McCain, the 2008 Republican presidential nominee who made headlines after recently speaking out against the new GOP health bill, was diagnosed in July with a …

News

McCain Says His Brain Cancer Prognosis Is ‘Very Poor'

Senator John McCain says doctors have given him a “very poor prognosis” in his ongoing fight against brain cancer, putting his chances of survival as …

Cancer

John McCain reveals he has a 'very poor prognosis' — here's what we know about his aggressive form of brain cancer

Filed under: News, Politics, Congress<p>Sen. John McCain of Arizona has glioblastoma, an aggressive form of brain cancer.<p><b>An aggressive brain cancer</b><p><b>Why brain tumors are tough to treat</b><p><b>Advances in treatment</b><p>Read more...<p>Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments

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John McCain calls brain cancer prognosis 'very poor'

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Sen. John McCain says doctors have given him a “very poor prognosis” as he battles brain cancer.<p>McCain on his prognosis: “Some …

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