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International Brain Tumor Patient Headed Home After Treatment...

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When Paula Vargas started complaining about random headaches and problems seeing out of her right eye, the thriving, 27-year-old lawyer thought that [...]


‘Great Recovery’ from Brachytherapy: Multidisciplinary Team at Baptist...

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Even among the most challenging cancer diagnoses, the case of Jorge Gamez Estrada, 61, (pictured above with his daughters Elizabeth and Cassandra) wa [...]


Minimally Invasive Innovative Technology Offers Hope for Patients...

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A new and sophisticated twist on the technology that brings us images of a fetus in utero will soon be used by physicians at

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  • 6 Brain Tumor Myths Debunked

    June 25, 2020 by

    Brain tumors can be benign or cancerous. They can be low- or high-grade, describing if they are slow- or fast-growing. They can originate in the brai [...]


    For Pediatric Brain Cancer Patients, Proton Therapy Leads...

    March 16, 2020 by

    Treating brain cancer in young children is a challenge, as radiation doses can negatively impact IQ and cognition as their brains grow and develop. A [...]



    Brain-Implanted Device Helps Ease Seizures (Video)

    October 23, 2017 by

    A small device manufactured in Silicon Valley, referred to as the RNS System, can monitor and respond to brain activity, somewhat like a pacemaker res [...]


    McCain’s Brain Cancer Diagnosis: A Tough Battle Ahead

    July 20, 2017 by

    The type of brain tumor that doctors removed from Senator John McCain last week is known as a glioblastoma, a highly malignant form of cancer that spr [...]


    Spotlight on Meningiomas as Celebrity Battles Brain Tumor

    July 12, 2017 by

    Actress and television host Maria Menounos, 39, revealed this month that she was diagnosed earlier this year with a golf ball-size “meningioma&# [...]


    Surviving Brain Aneurysms With Advanced Care

    June 1, 2017 by

    Brain aneurysms — bulges in the walls of blood vessels — are like ticking time bombs in your head. While not all aneurysms require a repa [...]


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