The comic book world is in mourning today. The wonderfully talented and equally wonderful person, comic book icon Stan Sakai, finally lost his wife Sharon today after a long battle with a brain tumor. Stan and Sharon were like rays of sunshine whenever you ran into them at a comic con or a cartoonist event. […]
Sharon Sakai, wife of "Usagi Yojimbo" creator Stan Sakai, passed away this morning after a long battle with a brain tumor.
Human life is a gift. Death, too, can be a gift. Is it ever appropriate for us to choose the timing of our death? Brittany Maynard, 29, was diagnosed with a stage 4 glioblastoma, an aggressive and uniformly fatal brain tumor. With the blessing of her family and millions of supporters around the world, she […]
This is is a video of father Mike Wilson dressed as Spider-Man surprising his son Jayden on his fifth birthday. Sadly (and because life isn't fair in the least), Jayden was diagnosed with a Grade 4 Brain Stem Tumor and given about a year to live. Show More Summary
Mike Wilson, a professional parkour and freerunning athlete, wanted to do something special for his 5-year old son Jayden, who was diagnosed with a terminal brain tumor. So on his birthday this year, he made a replica Spider-Man suit...Show More Summary
A dad in the United Kingdom had a bittersweet birthday surprise for his Spider-Man-loving son. Mike Wilson's little boy, Jayden, recently turned 5 years old. But sadly, Jayden has been diagnosed with a stage IV brain stem tumor and has been given just a year to live. Show More Summary
“I had a replica Spider-Man suit made so i could surprise my son on his 5th Birthday. Unfortunately he has been diagnosed with a Grade 4 Brain Stem Tumor with an average of 1 yr to live. I’m so proud i managed to do this for him, and secretly filmed the surprise with my Go SpiderDad Surprises Son Diagnosed With Brain Stem Tumor [Video] is an article from: The Inquisitr News
Researchers unravel the mechanisms behind a novel cancer vaccine for brain tumors, paving the way for further development. Their new work drilled down to the cellular and molecular mechanisms behind the vaccine, paving the way for further development and refinement of this new experimental treatment.
Researchers unravel the mechanisms behind a novel cancer vaccine for brain tumors, paving the way for further development
The common chemotherapeutic agent cyclophosphamide can help improve the success of oncolytic virus therapy in patients with malignant gliomas, a common type of brain tumor, researchers have found. Oncolytic virus therapy is an innovative therapeutic approach that uses viruses to target and kill cancer cells. Show More Summary
Moffitt Cancer Center researchers have found that the common chemotherapeutic agent cyclophosphamide can help improve the success of oncolytic virus therapy in patients with malignant gliomas, a common type of brain tumor. Oncolytic virus therapy is an innovative therapeutic approach that uses viruses to target and kill cancer cells. Show More Summary
At the age of 29, Brittany Maynard was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor that was going to wreak havoc with her body. Understanding the full picture of the impending and devastating effects of this tumor prompted Brittany to choose...Show More Summary
I was never a hypochondriac until I got a brain tumor.
A young Oregon woman with a brain tumor recently made the choice to die. But a Colorado woman facing a terminal disease is choosing to live. Here’s what we can learn from their stories. When we argue about sanctity of life issues such as abortion or euthanasia, we risk becoming too theoretical. Talking in terms […]
Just when I was ready to give Dr. Herman (Geena Davis) the trophy for "Grey's Anatomy's Most Horrible Character Ever," the show had to go ahead and throw in a brain tumor twist. Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Geena Davis Justin Chambers Kevin McKidd Patrick Dempsey Chandra Wilson James Pickens Jr. Show More Summary
If my mom had made the same decision that Brittany Maynard did to end her life earlier, we would have missed out on so much. My mother was diagnosed last year with a grade 4 glioblastoma multiforme brain tumor, the same diagnosis that Brittany Maynard, the 29 year old who ended her life Nov. 1 […]
Brittany Maynard, the 29-year-old woman whose growing brain tumor made her death inevitable, has taken her own life, just as she announced she would. In the past few months, she became an eloquent voice for the death-with-dignity movement. Show More Summary
In people under age 30, radiation is a risk factor for a type of brain tumor called a meningioma, a study has found. Researchers analyzed records of 35 patients who were diagnosed with meningiomas before age 30. Five had been exposed to ionizing radiation earlier in their lives. Show More Summary
In people under age 30, radiation is a risk factor for a type of brain tumor called a meningioma, a Loyola University Medical Center study has found. read more