Brain Tumors

Padraig (P Pearse) P. Morris, M.B., B.Ch.

Certifications<p>1997<p>NeuroradiologyAmerican Board of Radiology<p>1994<p>Diagnostic RadiologyAmerican Board of Radiology<p>1989<p>PsychiatryAmerican Board of …

North America

A baby with a brain tumor underwent a miraculous recovery after a kiss from Pope Francis

When Pope Francis kissed baby Gianna Masciantonio in 2015, some saw it as an encouraging sign. The 1-year-old had been diagnosed with a brain tumor, …

Pope Francis

Living With Cancer: Understanding medulloblastoma

<b>Medulloblastoma</b> <br>Medulloblastoma is a cancerous brain tumor that starts in the lower back part of the brain, called the "cerebellum." The cerebellum …


Dad's Sweet Suprise For Son Battling Cancer

Aug 16, 2018<p><b>This dad surprised his son, who has a brain tumor, on his fifth birthday by dressing up as his favorite superhero</b><p>Sharon Green<p>Want to know …


Comedian Jim Gaffigan and wife Jeannie Gaffigan talk about her brain tumor

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As Beloved Upper Merion Teen Falls Into Coma, Community Rallies

A 15-year-old Upper Merion cheerleader fell into a coma following surgery to remove a brain tumor. The community is rallying around her.<p>UPPER MERION, …

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Scientists discover chemical which can kill glioblastoma cells

Aggressive brain tumor cells taken from patients self-destructed after being exposed to a chemical in laboratory tests, researchers have shown.

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How Jeannie and Jim Gaffigan battled a tumor with comedy

When Jeannie Gaffigan was diagnosed with a noncancerous brain tumor, she and her comedian husband Jim Gaffigan chose to approach their bad news with humor. It made all the difference in surviving through it.

Jim Gaffigan

Girl, 14, dies of untreated brain tumor after a year-long legal battle over the chemotherapy her homeopathic parents didn't want her to have

A 14-year-old girl has died of complications from a brain tumor just days before starting the chemotherapy a court ordered despite her parents' …


Prominent Egyptian Marxist Samir Amin Dies at 86

Credit: Doc-research,orgProminent thinker and Marxian economist Samir Amin has died on Sunday afternoon in Paris from a brain tumor, as reported by …

Black Culture

Aussie mum's heartbreaking tribute after girl, 5, with brain tumour dies in Mexico

The Perth mother of a little girl who died after receiving controversial treatment for an inoperable brain tumor in Mexico has shared a heartbreaking …


North Texas Community Welcomes Home Girl Battling Brain Tumor

<b>FATE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) –</b> In what may have been one of the biggest parties Fate, Texas has ever seen, a heartfelt community welcomed home a …


Maria Menounos Hints at Her Next Big Project, & We Can't Wait

Pin<p>Between caring for her mother, who has brain cancer, and receiving a brain tumor diagnosis of her own, the past year hasn't been easy for Maria …

Maria Menounos

Childhood Brain Tumor Treatment May Hamper Adult Survivors

THURSDAY, Aug. 9, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- More than half of adults who survived childhood brain and spinal cord cancers don't live fully independent …

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Woodstock dad makes movie to honor 10-year-old son who died of brain cancer

A Woodstock father is paying tribute to his son who died from pediatric cancer by making a movie that the 10-year-old wrote before he passed …

Brain Cancer

Katy Perry Surprises Fan With Brain Tumor At Home

Aug 6, 2018<p>This is an amazing video. Shout out to Katy Perry for making a surprise visit to fan in Australia!<p>Brady<p>Want to know more about Brady? Get …

Pop Music

Pan-Mass Challenge Riders Hit Massachusetts Roads For A Good Cause

BOURNE (CBS) – The rain didn’t dampen the spirit of thousands of cyclists who braved the wet weather to kick off the Pan Mass Challenge on …


Kids support friend with brain tumor at KC Golf Classic - Tour Video

To watch in a smaller size, scroll down while your video is playing.<p>It appears your browser may be outdated. For the best website experience, we … Tour

Maria Menounos brings 'Rally on the Road' to Chicago

It's a celebration of healthy living. The "Rally On The Road" tour is traveling across the U.S. to get people motivated and moving.<p>The tour stops in …


Dash to host Cancer Survivor Night on August 10

As part of the night, fans will receive bracelets when they arrive at BB&T Ballpark that represent one of six different types of cancer: brain …


Prepare to Shed Tears as Katy Perry Gives Surprise Concert to Fan With a Brain Tumor

| Thu., Aug. 2, 2018 7:02 PM<p>I'm not crying—you're crying. Okay fine, maybe we're all crying.<p>Pop diva <b>Katy Perry</b> made one little girl's dreams come …


Predicting Inpatient Length of Stay After Brain Tumor Surgery: Developing Machine Learning Ensembles to Improve Predictive Performance | Neurosurgery

BACKGROUND<p>Current outcomes prediction tools are largely based on and limited by regression methods. Utilization of machine learning (ML) methods that …

Machine Learning

Origin cells for deadly brain tumors identified

A new study identified where the mutation causing glioblastoma starts. According to the study, neural stem cells away from the tumor mass are the …


Katy Perry Met Up with Fan Who Couldn't Attend Concert

Just Now<p>A fan reached out on Twitter explaining that her baby sister got a brain tumor and couldn't make Katy Perry's show. Katy came to the rescue …

Katy Perry

Boy recovers normal life after losing big part of his brain

A boy who lost a large part of his brain to a brain tumor has recovered to a remarkable degree, the rest of his brain having rewired itself to compensate, researchers reported Tuesday.<p>Surgeons removed a third of one entire lobe of Tanner Collins’ brain to stop seizures caused by a benign brain …

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Katy Perry Leaves 8-Year-Old Australian Fan Battling Brain Tumor in 'Awe' After Home Visit

When an Australian fan’s health woes kept her from Katy Perry‘s concert, Katy Perry came to her instead.<p>Grace Moores, 8, who is fighting a brain …


Jim and Jeannie Gaffigan: “How We Navigated the Stress of a Brain Tumor Diagnosis Through Comedy”

Thrive Global spoke to comedian Jim Gaffigan and his wife and writing partner, Jeannie, about how they navigated a recent medical crisis, and why …

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Katy Perry visits a fan who was too ill to attend her concert

Aug 1, 2018<p><b>Katy Perry</b> made time on to visit the home of a young fan who was too ill to attend her concert in Adelaide, Australia.<p>According to …


Roboticist Simone Giertz describes her recovery from brain surgery

Boing Boing fave Simone Giertz (of "Shitty Robots" fame) had brain surgery earlier this year, so it's great to see her back with an update.<p>Here's her …

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WCCO's Mark Rosen says wife being treated for brain tumor

The WCCO sports anchor posted on Twitter that Denise Rosen's tumor "was discovered in the blink of an eye.”

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