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Faces of Survival: Dana Morris

...higher risk for ovarian cancer.In 2012, she began experiencing headaches that wouldn't go away.An MRI showed a brain tumor the size of a plum near her cerebellum, which stemmed from the breast cancer."To me, that was a good thing. At...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/we-think-pink/2014-10-23/faces-survival-dana-m
Faces of Survival: Carolyn Wood

...through it with their support and by taking her to doctor's appointments.Eight years ago, she learned she had a brain tumor the size of a lemon. Fortunately, it wasn't malignant. She underwent brain surgery to remove it.She said she...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/we-think-pink/2014-10-02/faces-survival-caroly
Jury won't consider 9 deaths linked to salmonella in Georgia trial of peanut plant owner

...vulnerable to severe effects from food poisoning. Almer's mother, for example, had also battled lung cancer and a brain tumor."They have cancer, they have diabetes, they have heart disease and their immune systems are compromised," Marler...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-18/jury-wont-consider-9-deaths-l
Mother wants brighter Christmas for girl with brain tumor

An Augusta mother had to quit her job to take care of a young daughter with a brain tumor and would now like some help to make her Christmas brighter."She's unable to go to school because we're at the hospital...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-12-17/mother-wants-brighter-christm
Efforts under way to help Columbia County brain tumor patients

...glioblastoma multiforme, or GBM, is the most common malignant brain tumor, it's also rare: Just two or three cases occur per...but it does happen to be the most common type of (brain) tumor that we encounter as neurosurgeons and neurologists...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-06-05/efforts-under-way-help-colum
Battle with brain tumor inspired officer

...edge of the badge and looked up at a man no one expected her ever to see -- her father, Dennis. Diagnosed with a brain tumor nearly five years ago, Mr. Bedichek not only survived but on Thursday also graduated from the Central Savannah River...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/20/met_224489.shtml
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Demsey earns another shot after brain tumor

WINTER GARDEN, Fla. --- After a 10-year absence and two surgeries who remove a brain tumor the size of a golf ball, Todd Demsey finally made it back to the PGA Tour on Monday with perhaps the most significant round of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/12/04/gol_175399.shtml
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Masters champion has brain tumor

...challenge" of his life Sunday after learning he has a brain tumor. A five-time major winner, including the Masters...out on me in the La Paz Hospital they have detected a brain tumor," Ballesteros said in a statement released by the Madrid...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/13/gol_479336.shtml
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Prize-winning author details fight with brain tumor in new book

...predicted. Mr. Smith, 45, an Aiken resident and Pulitzer Prize-winning author, was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor in 1987. Although it initially appeared benign, the tumor grew aggressively. Doctors at two national medical centers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/01/ent_210659.shtml
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Sense of humor helps man after brain tumor diagnosis

Tim McNeill's attitude toward his brain tumor can be summed up in his cell phone's ringtone: Don't...Glioblastoma multiforme is the most common form of brain tumor, accounting for 12 percent to 15 percent of them, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/24/met_399153.shtml
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