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Hold The Cellphone — That Cancer Study Isn’t What You Think

2 days agoNews : Huffington Post

Look, the government has not found that your cellphone gives you cancer, as many headlines on Friday would have you believe. A two-year, $25 million study conducted by the National Toxicology Program found an increase in brain tumors...Show More Summary

Cellphone radiation study raises concerns despite low risk

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new federal study of the potential dangers of cellphone radiation, conducted in rats, found a slight increase in brain tumors in males and raised long-dormant concerns about the safety of spending so much time with cellphones glued to our ears. [...]Show More Summary

Study ties cellphone radiation to brain, heart tumors in male rats

Partial results from an ongoing $25 million, federally-funded study into the dangers of cellphone radiation found a tentative link between such radiation and two rare types of tumors in male rats.  However, the study won't settle the...Show More Summary

NIH experts question fed study linking cell phones to tumors

WASHINGTON (AP) — National Institutes of Health expert reviewers are finding flaws in the agency’s new study that connects heavy cell phone radiation to a slight increase in brain tumors in male rats. The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences is releasing partial preliminary results of a study on rats bombarded with cell phone radiation […]

Medical News Today: Deadly brain cancer genes identified

Glioblastoma multiforme is an aggressive form of brain tumor. Researchers find a genetic signature that may help improve future treatment and extend life.

Researchers Identify Immune Genes Tied to Common, Deadly Brain Cancer

Researchers have identified a group of immune system genes that may play a role in how long people can live after developing a common type of brain cancer called glioblastoma multiforme, a tumor of the glial cells in the brain. The research is published in the May 25, 2016, online issue of Neurology(r), the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology.

Classification: PRIMARY IS OHI, DYSLEXIA AND WRITTEN EXPRESSION

Teresa:  I just received my sons initial ER. My son has tumors on his brain and as a result has epilepsy. He has dyslexia which was diagnosed by an outside evaluator. The school district accepted it. I need help understanding what can be listed in the IEP under primary and secondary DX. His reads OHI. And nothing under secondary. I’m confused.

Nanomedicine: Tiny ‘Packages’ to Deliver Drug, Help Treat Brain Tumors

Tiny drug carriers could help treat brain tumors more efficiently as they are able to get through natural barriers and deliver chemotherapeutic drugs more efficiently, a new study has found.

7 Pillars of Personal Strength Help Cancer Patients Thrive

As an 18-year brain tumor survivor with three awake brain surgeries, radiation, chemotherapy, and clinical trials including immunotherapy with a dendritic cell vaccine, I've gone through many experiences to stay alive. The cancer journey can be complicated and complex. Show More Summary

Tiny packages may pack powerful treatment for brain tumors

A study using nanotechnology to treat brain tumors got such good results, the researchers initially questioned themselves. But further testing showed the results held up.

Tiny packages may pack powerful treatment for brain tumors

Great discoveries do come in small packages. Few know that better than Ann-Marie Broome, Ph.D., who feels nanotechnology holds the future of medicine with its ability to deliver powerful drugs in tiny, designer packages. Her latest research finds the perfect application - targeting cancerous brain tumor cells. read more

Pediatric Patient Fighting Rare Brain Tumor Named "Hero" of Loyola Health, Hope and Heroes 5k Run/Walk 

Mariana was brought to Loyola Medical Center to treat a rare brain tumor at the young age of five. Her treatment process was extensive, including surgery, radiation and intense chemotherapy. Throughout it all, Mariana kept an optimistic attitude.

Australian judge refuses to order radiotherapy for ill child

SYDNEY (AP) — An Australian judge has ruled in favor of a couple who refused to allow their 6-year-old son to undergo radiotherapy for a malignant brain tumor. Princess Margaret Hospital in Perth had applied for a Family Court order forcing Oshin Kiszko to undergo radiotherapy for a rare cancer known as medulloblastoma that was […]

Vitamin E a potential biomarker for development of brain tumors

Researchers at Umeå University in Sweden and the Cancer Registry of Norway have studied possible causes behind the development of brain tumours. The results, published in the journal Oncotarget, show differences in expression of certain...Show More Summary

Vitamin E a potential biomarker for development of brain tumors

Researchers have studied possible causes behind the development of brain tumors. The results show differences in expression of certain molecules known as metabolites when comparing healthy individuals with people who would eventually develop brain tumors. The greatest difference were found when looking at vitamin E.

Conventional radiation therapy may not protect healthy brain cells

A new study shows that repeated radiation therapy used to target tumors in the brain may not be as safe to healthy brain cells as previously assumed. The findings, which appear in the International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology,...Show More Summary

Children with brain tumors undergoing radiation therapy helped by play-based preparation

Support interventions by child life specialists decrease sedation use and costs associated with cranial radiation therapy, new research shows.

Conventional radiation therapy may not protect healthy brain cells

Repeated radiation therapy used to target tumors in the brain may not be as safe to healthy brain cells as previously assumed. The findings of a new study show that the treatment also kills important support cells in the brain and may cause as much, if not more damage, than single dose radiation therapy.

Children with Brain Tumors Undergoing Radiation Therapy Helped by Play-Based Preparation

New research from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital shows support interventions by child life specialists decrease sedation use and costs associated with cranial radiation therapy.

Can Cell Phones Cause Cancer Or Brain Tumors? The Controversy Remains

A recent large-scale study reveals that it is not possible to catch cancer from cell phone usage, according to Medscape. A lot of people will consider this finding assuring since it’s only natural to wonder if putting the cellphone on the ear, close to the brain area, could lead to say, a brain tumor. Show More Summary

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