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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Power boating group makes splash in young cancer survivor’s lifeboats was a very special, very brave young man. In December 2015, 12-year-old B
Power boating group makes splash in young cancer survivor’s life
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 7 minutes ago
boats was a very special, very brave young man. In December 2015, 12-year-old Brooks Kingma was diagnosed with a cancerous brain tumor. An avid boating fanatic and lifelong resident of the lake shore area, Brooks had dreamed of stepping aboard one... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Dean CreedPoint Cemetery. Friends will be received from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral
Dean Creed
The Post-Journal / Posted an hour ago
Point Cemetery. Friends will be received from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the American Brain Tumor Assoc., 8550 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. #550, Chicago, IL 60631. You may leave condolences for Dean's family at... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Gun Violence And Mental Health, 50 Years After UT Tower Sniper Attackpeople and wounded 32 others. For decades, people have struggled to figure out
Gun Violence And Mental Health, 50 Years After UT Tower Sniper Attack
KERA North Texas / Posted 8 hours ago
people and wounded 32 others. For decades, people have struggled to figure out why. There have been theories about abuse, a brain tumor, and of course, insanity. Six months before Charles Whitman stuck his rifle over the edge of the clock tower at... Read more
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Psych Central
Epilepsy Patients at Greater Risk for Suicideis a chronic disorder of the brain that causes recurrent, unprovoked seizures.
Epilepsy Patients at Greater Risk for Suicide
Psych Central / Posted yesterday
is a chronic disorder of the brain that causes recurrent, unprovoked seizures. Some causes of epilepsy include stroke, brain tumor, traumatic brain injury, or central nervous system infection; in many cases, however, the cause is unknown. Based... Read more
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USA Today
Last-minute lobster save: 5 brilliant things this weekdinner. Even more astounding than his size: his age. Dying Journalist Writes O
Last-minute lobster save: 5 brilliant things this week
USA Today / Posted yesterday
dinner. Even more astounding than his size: his age. Dying Journalist Writes One Last Column: After seven years fighting a brain tumor, South Carolina columnist Alison Piepmeier has no treatment options left and is in hospice care at age 43.... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Why American children can't pay attentionor an actual brain disease. If a child was subjected to trauma at home, or saw
Why American children can't pay attention
Great Bend Tribune / Posted yesterday
or an actual brain disease. If a child was subjected to trauma at home, or saw their parents fighting frequently, or had a brain tumor, then hyperactivity or inattention were seen as normal responses to these kinds of trauma and stress," Wedge... Read more
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give me sport
Didier Drogba and Sebastian Giovinco score MLS hat-tricks on the same nightI love you. Stay strong, I'm with you!!!! "I also dedicate these goals to Finl
Didier Drogba and Sebastian Giovinco score MLS hat-tricks on the same night
give me sport / Posted yesterday
I love you. Stay strong, I'm with you!!!! "I also dedicate these goals to Finley this little kid 14 years old fighting a brain tumor and his family.”Is the United States national team on its way to become a major force? Let us know your thoughts... Read more
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soccernews
Drogba revels in ´special night´, dedicates hat-trick to familyI love you. Stay strong, I’m with you!!!! “I also dedicate these goals to Finl
Drogba revels in ´special night´, dedicates hat-trick to family
soccernews / Posted yesterday
I love you. Stay strong, I’m with you!!!! “I also dedicate these goals to Finley this little kid 14 years old fighting a brain tumor and his family. I hope you will like the little video I did for you after the game. “I wanna finish this message... Read more
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Soccer Way
Drogba revels in ´special night´, dedicates hat-trick to family I love you. Stay strong, I'm with you!!!! "I also dedicate these goals to Finl
Drogba revels in ´special night´, dedicates hat-trick to family
Soccer Way / Posted yesterday
I love you. Stay strong, I'm with you!!!! "I also dedicate these goals to Finley this little kid 14 years old fighting a brain tumor and his family. I hope you will like the little video I did for you after the game. "I wanna finish this message... Read more
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Daily Record
Verizon race has been rescheduled2015 I wrote about the Team Bloke 5K and Doug Clark and his upbeat, even inspir
Verizon race has been rescheduled
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
2015 I wrote about the Team Bloke 5K and Doug Clark and his upbeat, even inspiring attitude while he battles an aggressive brain tumor. The race was created to help the Clarks, who live in Mendham, with noncovered medical expenses. Clark is a... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Part-time schedule gives Hornish new perspectiveMatt Tifft in its Xfinity Series car. Tifft was initially sidelined with a back
Part-time schedule gives Hornish new perspective
The Toledo Blade / Posted yesterday
Matt Tifft in its Xfinity Series car. Tifft was initially sidelined with a back injury but recently had surgery to remove a brain tumor. Hornish showed little rust on the 7/​8-mile oval in Newton, Iowa. Following a restart with 27 laps left,... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
ABC News interviews Alison Piepmeier about her City Paper farewell column"Piepmeier has been battling a brain tumor for seven years, but last month she
ABC News interviews Alison Piepmeier about her City Paper farewell column
Charleston City Paper / Posted 2 days ago
"Piepmeier has been battling a brain tumor for seven years, but last month she wrote that her tumor had gotten progressively bigger and she no longer had treatment options. She's currently in hospice care. But Piepmeier's cancer hasn't stopped her... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Journalist with cancer says life was ‘rich and beautiful’ in final columnweeks?" That's the start of Alison Piepmeier's last column for the Charleston
Journalist with cancer says life was ‘rich and beautiful’ in final column
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
weeks?" That's the start of Alison Piepmeier's last column for the Charleston City Paper. Piepmeier has been battling a brain tumor for seven years, but last month she wrote that her tumor had gotten progressively bigger and she no longer had... Read more
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Fortune
Women in male-dominated career fields watch a unique U.S. presidential campaignDr. Linda Liau works with the precision of a master, peering into a patient’s h
Women in male-dominated career fields watch a unique U.S. presidential campaign
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
Dr. Linda Liau works with the precision of a master, peering into a patient’s head with magnifying loupes as she removes a brain tumor. When Liau was called into an emergency room as a surgeon more than 20 years ago to help treat a car crash victim,... Read more
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Raw Story
Women in male-dominated career fields watch a unique US presidential campaignDr. Linda Liau works with the precision of a master, peering into a patient’s h
Women in male-dominated career fields watch a unique US presidential campaign
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
Dr. Linda Liau works with the precision of a master, peering into a patient’s head with magnifying loupes as she removes a brain tumor. When Liau was called into an emergency room as a surgeon more than 20 years ago to help treat a car crash victim,... Read more
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Reuters
Women in male-dominated career fields watch a unique U.S. presidential campaignLos Angeles, California, United States, June 27, 2016. Neurosurgeon Linda Liau
Women in male-dominated career fields watch a unique U.S. presidential campaign
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
Los Angeles, California, United States, June 27, 2016. Neurosurgeon Linda Liau, MD, 49, Professor and Director of the UCLA Brain Tumor Program (C) removes a brain tumour from a patient at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles,... Read more
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Mississauga News
A look at the type of cancer Gord Downie hasquickly, but on occasion there are no symptoms until it reaches a larger size.
A look at the type of cancer Gord Downie has
Mississauga News / Posted 2 days ago
quickly, but on occasion there are no symptoms until it reaches a larger size. TYPES OF GLIOBLASTOMA: The American Brain Tumor Association cites two types of glioblastomas. These include primary, or "de novo," and secondary. Primary tumours... Read more
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The Columbian
Strong fundraising benefits PeaceHealth SouthwestNeurosciences Center focuses on people being treated for neurological problems
Strong fundraising benefits PeaceHealth Southwest
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
Neurosciences Center focuses on people being treated for neurological problems such as strokes, traumatic brain injuries, brain tumors or spinal tumors. It opened in November. Betty Shrum has spent more than two weeks at the neurosciences center... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
September trial date set for North Bergen official accused of misconductis “competent to stand trial,” she said, despite a long history of medical cond
September trial date set for North Bergen official accused of misconduct
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
is “competent to stand trial,” she said, despite a long history of medical conditions, including heart problems and a brain tumor. A cardiologist testified Friday that Grossi has a history of heart ailments that spans 20 years and has... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
‘Tick paralysis’ threatens pets and peopleGabi Mysliborski, also yielded no ticks. With tick paralysis ruled out, the alt
‘Tick paralysis’ threatens pets and people
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
Gabi Mysliborski, also yielded no ticks. With tick paralysis ruled out, the alternatives were grim. She might have a brain tumor, he said, or any of a number of other neurological maladies.“If she were my dog,” I recall him saying, “I’d want... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Physician's assistant to compete in Ironman for New York state trooper with cancerto work," said Morgan. The father of four had surgery in North Carolina, which
Physician's assistant to compete in Ironman for New York state trooper with cancer
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 3 days ago
to work," said Morgan. The father of four had surgery in North Carolina, which Morgan said removed about 90 percent of his brain tumor. But that's just the beginning of his fight. Brian will have to take trips to North Carolina once a month for at... Read more
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The Daily Voice - North Salem
North Salem's Friends Of Karen Hosts Annual Summer Soiree Galapaid tribute to their children who were patients of Levy's. Sophia had been th
North Salem's Friends Of Karen Hosts Annual Summer Soiree Gala
The Daily Voice - North Salem / Posted 3 days ago
paid tribute to their children who were patients of Levy's. Sophia had been three years old when she was diagnosed with a brain tumor. During her treatment, her parents struggled emotionally and financially with caring for a child with a... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Somers
North Salem's Friends Of Karen Hosts Annual Summer Soiree Galapaid tribute to their children who were patients of Levy's. Sophia had been th
North Salem's Friends Of Karen Hosts Annual Summer Soiree Gala
The Daily Voice - Somers / Posted 3 days ago
paid tribute to their children who were patients of Levy's. Sophia had been three years old when she was diagnosed with a brain tumor. During her treatment, her parents struggled emotionally and financially with caring for a child with a... Read more
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FOX News
Stem cells can be safely infused in brain to promote stroke recovery, study findsnursing functions.” Another concern that the study aimed to address, Yavagal s
Stem cells can be safely infused in brain to promote stroke recovery, study finds
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
nursing functions.” Another concern that the study aimed to address, Yavagal said, was that patients may go on to develop brain tumors after the use of stem cells. While none of the 29 patients who were given stem cells were found to have a brain... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
IN THE SUBURBS: CT Challenge Riding Team honors my co-worker’s mom and dadMy work colleague Matt lost his dad Frank in 2011 from a brain tumor, and his m
IN THE SUBURBS: CT Challenge Riding Team honors my co-worker’s mom and dad
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
My work colleague Matt lost his dad Frank in 2011 from a brain tumor, and his mom Karen, a survivor, was diagnosed with breast cancer two years later. We talked one evening and I learned that Matt and his family formed a Connecticut (CT) Challenge... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Harrison
Friends Of Karen Celebrate Summer Soiree Gala In Purchasepaid tribute to their children who were patients of Levy's. Sophia had been th
Friends Of Karen Celebrate Summer Soiree Gala In Purchase
The Daily Voice - Harrison / Posted 4 days ago
paid tribute to their children who were patients of Levy's. Sophia had been three years old when she was diagnosed with a brain tumor. During her treatment, her parents struggled emotionally and financially with caring for a child with a... Read more
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Deseret News
Why American children can't pay attentionor an actual brain disease. If a child was subjected to trauma at home, or saw
Why American children can't pay attention
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
or an actual brain disease. If a child was subjected to trauma at home, or saw their parents fighting frequently, or had a brain tumor, then hyperactivity or inattention were seen as normal responses to these kinds of trauma and stress," Wedge... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Advice Goddessher 6-month-old (who is unable both to speak and to get on the internet at 3 a.
Advice Goddess
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
her 6-month-old (who is unable both to speak and to get on the internet at 3 a.m. to self-diagnose his diaper rash as a brain tumor). Still, you don’t have to give him a poor performance evaluation (ouch!) or go into sex ed lecturer-like... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM) Pipeline Review 2016 - Review of 174 Companies & 356 Molecules(RoA) and molecule type. Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM) Glioblastoma multiforme
Global Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM) Pipeline Review 2016 - Review of 174 Companies & 356 Molecules
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
(RoA) and molecule type. Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM) Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) is the most common malignant primary brain tumor. GBMs arise from glial cells, which are cells that form the tissue that surrounds and protects other nerve cells... Read more
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The Daily Voice - North Salem
North Salem's Friends Of Karen Hosts Annual Summer Soiree Gala In Purchasepaid tribute to their children who were patients of Levy's. Sophia had been th
North Salem's Friends Of Karen Hosts Annual Summer Soiree Gala In Purchase
The Daily Voice - North Salem / Posted 4 days ago
paid tribute to their children who were patients of Levy's. Sophia had been three years old when she was diagnosed with a brain tumor. During her treatment, her parents struggled emotionally and financially with caring for a child with a... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Harrison
North Salem's Friends Of Karen Hosts Annual Summer Soiree Gala In Purchasepaid tribute to their children who were patients of Levy's. Sophia had been th
North Salem's Friends Of Karen Hosts Annual Summer Soiree Gala In Purchase
The Daily Voice - Harrison / Posted 4 days ago
paid tribute to their children who were patients of Levy's. Sophia had been three years old when she was diagnosed with a brain tumor. During her treatment, her parents struggled emotionally and financially with caring for a child with a... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Church family put finishing touches to houseplanted at Otisville Elementary School in memory of Jade Baggatta, 7, a student
Church family put finishing touches to house
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 4 days ago
planted at Otisville Elementary School in memory of Jade Baggatta, 7, a student who died earlier this year of an inoperable brain tumor. The flowering dogwood was purchased from Manza’s farm at the request of Middletown Elk Mike Cosh and his wife,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Millie Clements, a leader in education, banking, and community affairs, dies at 81around. She could make something out of nothing.” Nearly 40 years ago, Ms. Cle
Millie Clements, a leader in education, banking, and community affairs, dies at 81
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
around. She could make something out of nothing.” Nearly 40 years ago, Ms. Clements underwent surgery to remove a benign brain tumor, and in the years that followed experienced partial hearing loss, balance problems, and severe bouts of pain, her... Read more
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MedCity News
A Q&A with CEO of Oncorus that just raised $57M to battle cancerentry into normal cells, replication is blocked and the virus is dead. However,
A Q&A with CEO of Oncorus that just raised $57M to battle cancer
MedCity News / Posted 5 days ago
entry into normal cells, replication is blocked and the virus is dead. However, tumor cells lack cell specific miRs (i.e., brain tumor cells lack neuron specific miRs). In the absence of these cell-specific miRs, the virus is free to replicate to... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Celebrities who have battled cancersuccessful surgery and radiation treatment. In November 2011, Crow discovered t
Celebrities who have battled cancer
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 days ago
successful surgery and radiation treatment. In November 2011, Crow discovered that she has a meningioma, a kind of brain tumor that is usually benign. Actor Dennis Hopper died in May 2010 from complications of advanced prostate... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Piepmeier: Thank you for my beautiful lifeWhat does it mean when the rest of your life may be measured in weeks? My brain
Piepmeier: Thank you for my beautiful life
Charleston City Paper / Posted 5 days ago
What does it mean when the rest of your life may be measured in weeks? My brain tumor is growing. I am in hospice care. I am surrounded, constantly, by family and friends. There are too many acts of kindness to report. People send me meals, cookies,... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Children's Hospital volunteer Donna Mattson helps make hospital stays bettershe got some troubling medical news about her granddaughter, Kaela. "All of a
Children's Hospital volunteer Donna Mattson helps make hospital stays better
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 6 days ago
she got some troubling medical news about her granddaughter, Kaela. "All of a sudden we were told one day that she had a brain tumor," said Mattson. "It was my first year of high school. I was a freshman," added Kaela Nekouie, Mattson's... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Children's hospital using 'Pokemon Go' to get patients out of beddownloaded the app and began playing at Mott Children's Hospital, where Braylon
Children's hospital using 'Pokemon Go' to get patients out of bed
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 6 days ago
downloaded the app and began playing at Mott Children's Hospital, where Braylon receives treatment for an inoperable brain tumor. "We started just trying to get him out of the room to do something active because it gets a little depressing... Read more
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FOX News
Florida police officer who beat cancer twice climbs Mount St. Helenswill overcome anything,” Mumbauer, 43, posted on Facebook. More on this... In
Florida police officer who beat cancer twice climbs Mount St. Helens
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
will overcome anything,” Mumbauer, 43, posted on Facebook. More on this... In 2010 doctors discovered Mumbauer had a brain tumor while he was hospitalized for a ski accident. He underwent surgery and was declared to be cancer free, but... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Man who donated van needs help in cancer battleeven got to see it.” Soon after Bachman purchased the van, he said, Ida took a
Man who donated van needs help in cancer battle
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
even got to see it.” Soon after Bachman purchased the van, he said, Ida took a turn for the worse in her battle against a brain tumor. She died at age 55 before they got to use the van and lift that had been made for her. “She wanted to go... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Children's hospital using 'Pokemon Go' to get patients out of beddownloaded the app and began playing at Mott Children's Hospital, where Braylon
Children's hospital using 'Pokemon Go' to get patients out of bed
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 6 days ago
downloaded the app and began playing at Mott Children's Hospital, where Braylon receives treatment for an inoperable brain tumor. "We started just trying to get him out of the room to do something active because it gets a little depressing... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
“Never give up, keep on smiling” — Remembering #TeamTinyDancer Sami Bannistershared a video of her speaking from her hospital bed after an extensive surgery
“Never give up, keep on smiling” — Remembering #TeamTinyDancer Sami Bannister
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 days ago
shared a video of her speaking from her hospital bed after an extensive surgery that removed more than 50 percent of her brain tumor. What began as a 'thank you' message from Sami, surrounded by her stuffed animals, turned into endless... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Children's hospital using 'Pokemon Go' to get patients out of beddownloaded the app and began playing at Mott Children's Hospital, where Braylon
Children's hospital using 'Pokemon Go' to get patients out of bed
The Record Searchlight / Posted 6 days ago
downloaded the app and began playing at Mott Children's Hospital, where Braylon receives treatment for an inoperable brain tumor. "We started just trying to get him out of the room to do something active because it gets a little depressing... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Children's hospital using 'Pokemon Go' to get patients out of beddownloaded the app and began playing at Mott Children's Hospital, where Braylon
Children's hospital using 'Pokemon Go' to get patients out of bed
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
downloaded the app and began playing at Mott Children's Hospital, where Braylon receives treatment for an inoperable brain tumor. "We started just trying to get him out of the room to do something active because it gets a little depressing... Read more
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USA Today
Children's hospital using 'Pokemon Go' to get patients out of beddownloaded the app and began playing at Mott Children's Hospital, where Braylon
Children's hospital using 'Pokemon Go' to get patients out of bed
USA Today / Posted 7 days ago
downloaded the app and began playing at Mott Children's Hospital, where Braylon receives treatment for an inoperable brain tumor. "We started just trying to get him out of the room to do something active because it gets a little depressing... Read more
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The News & Observer
Sweet and bittersweet mix in fundraiser at Orange County farmas her son grabbed her knees with his hands, still sticky from the ice cream he
Sweet and bittersweet mix in fundraiser at Orange County farm
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
as her son grabbed her knees with his hands, still sticky from the ice cream he’d been enjoying. Ridge has an inoperable brain tumor, his mother said, noting that he had lost some vision in his right eye. He has gone through so many sessions of... Read more
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ESPN
Connelly: My Wish emotions run deepinterested in the long answers. This is one I recall, from Judy Krause, whose d
Connelly: My Wish emotions run deep
ESPN / Posted 8 days ago
interested in the long answers. This is one I recall, from Judy Krause, whose daughter, Danielle, was being treated for a brain tumor. Her answer was one of the best descriptions of the chaos of a medical crisis: "There must have been 12 family... Read more
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Boston Globe
South Sudan: Activists say prominent journalist arrestedthe government. (AP) PANAMA CITY — Imprisoned former Panamanian strongman Manu
South Sudan: Activists say prominent journalist arrested
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
the government. (AP) PANAMA CITY — Imprisoned former Panamanian strongman Manuel Noriega is scheduled to have a benign brain tumor surgically removed. Noriega’s doctor, Eduardo Reyes, said a neurologist has scheduled the surgery for Thursday.... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Bicyclist's friend, mentor Patty Evans diesIn addition to her love for bicycling, she loved music and get-aways to the mou
Bicyclist's friend, mentor Patty Evans dies
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
In addition to her love for bicycling, she loved music and get-aways to the mountains. She died of complications from a brain tumor. She was preceded in death by her mother, Vera, and sister-in-law, Barbara Meyer. Patty is survived by her... Read more
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The News & Observer
Former US Sen. Robert Morgan of Lillington diesterm. Immediately after his defeat, Morgan had more important issues to deal w
Former US Sen. Robert Morgan of Lillington dies
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
term. Immediately after his defeat, Morgan had more important issues to deal with. He underwent surgery to remove a benign brain tumor, which left permanent nerve damage in his face. Returning home, Morgan resumed his law practice and considered... Read more
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