The 1984 Olympic gold medalist in figure skating Scott Hamilton has had another bout with a brain tumor — his third since 2004. The tumor is benign, however Hamilton says him and his wife, Tracie, are facing the diagnosis with optimism, come what may.
Retired U.S. Women’s National Team midfielder Lauren Holiday underwent brain surgery Thursday to remove a benign tumor and is recovering in North Carolina. In September, Holiday gave birth to a daughter, who shares a name with her father, NBA player Jrue Holiday. Read more...
Benign pituitary tumor diagnosis is the third for Olympic figure skating champion who lives in Franklin.
Former United States women's national team midfielder Lauren Holiday underwent surgery Thursday to have a brain tumor removed. BBC Newsbeat reported Friday she had surgery to remove the "benign growth" just one month after giving birth. Show More Summary
Following the birth, Holiday will soon have brain surgery to remove a benign tumor.
Lauren Holiday, former U.S. soccer player has a brain tumor that needs to be surgically removed. The tumor on Holiday’s brain is benign and does not pose a threat to her unborn child. Since the tumor is benign and not a threat to her baby, US Magazine is reporting that Holiday has decided to hold... Show More Summary
Lauren Holiday, a former midfielder for the U.S. Women’s National Team, ended an illustrious soccer career last year with an eye toward starting a family. Now pregnant, Holiday was recently diagnosed with a benign brain tumor that will require surgery to correct—surgery that cannot be had until after her child is born. Read more...
Former U.S. Women’s National Team midfielder Lauren Holiday, who is pregnant, will have brain surgery to remove a benign tumor sometime later this year, the Times-Picayune reported. Her husband, New Orleans Pelicans starting point guard Jrue Holiday, will miss an indeterminate amount of the season caring for her. Read more...
New Orleans Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday will miss the start of the 2016-17 NBA season to care for his pregnant wife Lauren, who will undergo surgery to remove a benign brain tumor after she gives birth in the fall. According to...Show More Summary
Learn all about internal hemangiomas - benign tumors that can be found on organs such as the liver and brain. Find out about their diagnosis and treatment.
PANAMA CITY (Reuters) - Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega will undergo surgery to remove a benign brain tumor, his doctor said on Friday.
Benign tumors in the pituitary gland make up ten to 15 percent of all brain tumors. Because accurate subtyping directly impacts the patient's treatment plan, Allina Health researchers wanted to simplify the complex pathology classification process. read more
In a surprising twist, benign brain tumors that have previously been tied to obesity and diabetes are less likely to emerge in those with high blood sugar, new research has found.
As confirmed by The Hollywood Reporter, longtime voice actress Janet Waldo has died. She had reportedly been diagnosed with a benign brain tumor in 2011 and “had been bed-bound for many months.” She was 96. Waldo was born in Washington...Show More Summary
A mouse study has demonstrated the potential of a special immune cell that targets a key protein in tumor growth that helps stop brain cancer. Brain cancer comes in many forms, ranging from more easily treatable benign forms that may trigger gradual loss of brain functions, to malignant forms that can in many cases prove fatal. Show More Summary
MAYWOOD, Ill. - One of the most common genetic disorders is a condition called neurofibromatosis, which causes brown spots on the skin and benign tumors on the brain, spinal cord and other parts of the nervous system. Neurofibromatosis...Show More Summary
The Vatican on Wednesday dismissed a local report that Pope Francis has a benign, curable brain tumor. Italian newspaper Quotidiano Nazionale carried a story on its front page Wednesday that the pope was diagnosed with a tumor some time back, which could be cured without a surgery. “The...
VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - The Vatican on Wednesday denied an Italian media report that Pope Francis has a benign brain tumor.
A genetic disorder called neurofibromatosis (NF) causes benign tumors to grow on the brain, spinal cord, and other parts of the nervous system. There are no effective drugs to prevent or reverse NF.
Even a nonmalignant brain tumor, which can grow as big as a tennis ball, can prove dangerous if it remains undetected.