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Augusta veteran's widow aims to become advocate

...January 2014 from a misdiagnosed brain tumor, the Augusta widow said, no one...said the VA failed to diagnose a brain tumor for her husband, who was exposed...surgeons removed 80 percent of the brain tumor in April 2013 and immediately started...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-16/augusta-veterans-widow-a
Lauren Hill remembered at arena where she made her layup

...a brief life, fully lived.Hill died Friday from a brain tumor. The Mount St. Joseph freshman devoted her final year...started having dizzy spells. Tests found the inoperable brain tumor. She decided to attend college anyway, hoping to live...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-13/lauren-hill-remembered-ar
Inspiring college basketball player Lauren Hill dies at 19

...basketball player with her own inspiring words: "Never give up."It was an example she lived by as she fought a brain tumor and rallied those around her to help her achieve her dream of playing in a game.Several hundred students gathered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-10/inspiring-college-basketb
Streelman solid again, cards third 70 round in a row

...included a win in Wednes day's Par-3 Contest, when 13-year-old Ethan Couch, who has a benign but inoperable brain tumor, caddied for him. The arrangement came through the Make-A-Wish Foundation.Usually, when someone wins the...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/streelman-solid-again-cards-third-70-round
Wounded veterans united by golf visit Masters

...similar situations," said Davies, who has a benign brain tumor that was not related to combat. A member of the U.S. team also had a brain tumor, he said.The next year, Brazelton traveled to Walton...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/wounded-veterans-united-golf-visit-masters
Kevin Streelman enjoys Par-3 win with young caddie

...won't win that year's Masters Tournament.Ethan Couch, 13, from Alberta, Canada, has a benign but inoperable brain tumor, as reported on ESPN.com. Streelman contacted the Make-A-Wish Foun dation, which led to Ethan's being his...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/kevin-streelman-enjoys-par-3-win-young-cad
Immunotherapy hot topic for cancer

...was the basis for a much-hyped 60 Minutes story on an immunotherapy trial using altered poliovirus to treat deadly brain tumors at Duke University; it provided the hopeful ending to the Ken Burns documentary Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-04-04/immunotherapy-hot-topic-canc
William Philpot Jr.

...K. Philpot, Jr. who joined the Church Triumphant on March 22, 2015. In November 2013, he was diagnosed with a brain tumor. He had cancer but it never had him. A memorial service will be held at 3:00 pm, Sunday, March 29, 2015, at...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174481198
Juilliard in Aiken marks 7th year with tribute to late co-founder

...Juilliard in Aiken died last April, his legacy continues.Pulitzer Prize-winning author Gregory White Smith died from a brain tumor last spring, but his vision of building a bridge between his community and the famed Juilliard School will live on in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-02-24/juilliard-aiken-marks
Terminally ill player Lauren Hill shines in college debut

...wearing sunglasses and headphones.The bright gym and roar of the crowd are still special to Hill, but an inoperable brain tumor has made her extremely sensitive to sensations her teammates and opponents take for granted.The freshman forward for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-11-02/terminally-ill-player-lau