Brain Cancer

McCain trying to 'get rested up' after cancer treatment, friends say

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>SEN. JOHN MCCAIN DIAGNOSED WITH BRAIN CANCER Barrow neurosurgeon talks about McCain's cancer | 1:17<p>Dr. Joseph Zabramski, a …


Christchurch cancer patient gets dying wish and releases album

Jonathan Densem survived the 2009 Black Saturday bush fires in Victoria and moved back to Christchurch before the earthquakes. At the beginning of …

New Zealand News

FDA grants full approval for Roche's Avastin for treatment-resistant brain cancer

Roche (OTCQX:RHHBY) unit Genentech's Avastin (bevacizumab) is now fully approved in the U.S. for the treatment of adults with glioblastoma that has …


Funding tackles brain cancer

Beanie For Brain Cancer campaign funds research fellowship


Girl with brain cancer has a wish: Lots of books

A little girl from New Jersey is fighting for her life, but she has the support of strangers who are sending her love - and lots of books.

New Jersey

ZIOPHARM Oncology (ZIOP) Reports Positive Upadte Results of Ad-RTS-hIL-12 Study in Brain Cancer - Slideshow

The following slide deck was published by ZIOPHARM Oncology, Inc. in conjunction with this event.<p>14<p>Click to enlarge


Valerie Harper Opens Up About Living with Brain Cancer

Ever since her days on <i>The Mary Tyler Moore Show</i>, Valerie Harper has been inspiring people with her optimistic outlook, determined spirit, and perky …


Neurosurgeon reveals why he left his own charity

The globally renowned neurosurgeon walked away from the brain cancer charity he set up in 2003, because of the huge amount of money spent on …


This dying woman's letter to her sons will leave you in a puddle of tears

For those with a terminal illness, one of the hardest things, no doubt, is coming to terms with the idea of leaving your loved ones behind. But one …

Michael Kors

Three charts on: brain cancer in Australia

While survival rates for most cancers continue to improve in Australia, brain cancers aren’t seeing the same success. Australians diagnosed with …


Police officers visit Massachusetts boy with brain cancer

CHELSEA, Mass. (AP) — Police in a Massachusetts town paid a special visit to their number one fan — a 2-year-old boy battling brain cancer.<p>Sandra …


How St. Jude helped an 8-year-old battle aggressive brain cancer

After falling down some stairs last year and complaining about back pain, 8-year-old Cameron Scott was diagnosed with brain cancer. After emergency surgery and highly-targeted treatment at St. Jude, he is now cancer-free. More on this story here.


Police Visit Two-Year-Old Boy With Brain Cancer

CHELSEA (CBS) — When the police show up on your doorstep it can mean trouble, but for one family, it for a special visit to honor a brave little …


Baltimore Veteran Finally Laid To Rest 3 Years After Dying From Aggressive Brain Cancer

<b>BALTIMORE (WJZ)–</b> As America honors it’s heroes on Veterans Day, the Baltimore family of a decorated Air Force pilot finally got the chance to put …

Arlington National Cemetery

Dem Candidate: ‘Shouldn’t Take Brain Cancer’ for McCain to Buck Trump

A Democratic House candidate accused Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) of using his brain-cancer diagnosis as a cover for criticizing President Donald Trump. …

John McCain

Dem candidate: It 'shouldn't take brain cancer' for John McCain to show courage

A House Democratic candidate said this week that Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., has shown an amount of "courage" recently by standing up to President …


When Cancer Hits Home: A Researcher’s Call to Action

My fifth grade world — a typical one concerned with classes, friends, recess, lunch menus and dreading middle school — forever changed one day, when …


We made great strides with childhood leukaemia – we can do the same for brain cancer

Brain cancers are the leading disease-related cause of death in Australian children. And survival rates have changed little in decades. As a …


Community bonds in Kelsey Favrot race to fight brain cancer |

Crystal Baker, from St. Rose, was driving her husband to his first radiation treatment a few weeks ago, and pulled into the drive-through lane at …


Melbourne mum and son diagnosed with brain cancer months apart Yahoo7 News

A Melbourne mum diagnosed with terminal brain cancer has penned a heartbreaking letter to her young son after he was found to have another rare form …

Australian News

Melbourne mum pens heartbreaking letter to family

Sara Chivers, 34, was told in March she had a terminal form of brain cancer after beating the disease once in 2008, The New Daily reports.<p>The shock …

Australian News

Police officers visit Massachusetts boy with brain cancer

CHELSEA, Mass. — Police in a Massachusetts town paid a special visit to their number one fan — a 2-year-old boy battling brain cancer.Sandra Cordero …


Lightning strikes twice — the mother and baby fighting brain cancer

For any parent of very small children, the news your brain cancer had returned after eight years and is terminal would be almost impossible to …

Australian News

Matt Callander, former Nine NRL boss, dies aged 46

Nine's director of sport Tom Malone told staff Callander's rugby league knowledge was second to none.<p>"His painstaking attention to detail with the …

Australian News

'Selfless' and 'brave': Callander leaves lasting legacy

Matthew Callander "knew his number was in the frame" when he was diagnosed with brain cancer in 2016; that "this was a race that wasn't going to end …

Australian News

Rugby League world mourns death of cancer sufferer Matt Callander

THE rugby league world is mourning the death today of Matt Callander after a long struggle with brain cancer.<p>Callander, the former Channel 9 boss of …

Sport (Australia)

Government gives brain cancer research $100 million boost

The Turnbull government is investing $100 million to fight brain cancer with the aim of doubling survival rates over the next ten years.<p>Federal …


Tocagen's gene therapy offers early hope for aggressive brain cancer

Breaking News<p>Tocagen’s new gene therapy offers a flicker of hope for aggressive brain cancer<p>B<p>rain cancer keeps popping up in the news for the wrong …


Former NRL stars cheat death at Mount Everest base camp

Newcastle Knights premiership winner Mark Hughes has detailed how he and his former teammates from the 1997 grand final win over Manly cheated death …

Newcastle Knights

Insurer allegedly sends coverage denial letter to 9-month-old with brain cancer

The 9-month-old son of a retired NYPD officer allegedly received a letter from the family’s insurance company recently, explaining that the clinical trial he was enrolled in to treat aggressive brain cancer was “not medically necessary,” and therefore would not be covered by the provider.<p>The …