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Father thankful to fulfill Masters dream with son

...Thompson once feared his son's brain tumor would dash his dream of a father-son...nearly three-year battle with the brain tumor."I thought I'd never get to...Christopher was diagnosed with a benign brain tumor in July 2011. After an emergency...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/father-thankful-fulfill-masters-dream-son
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
Lincolnton couple hoping to renew vows facing mounting challenges

...having a reaction to a medication. It turned out to be a brain tumor that after radiation therapy became small and fairly...University in April confirming that it was an aggressive brain tumor called glioblastoma multiforme.Eli was started on chemotherapy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-08-29/lincolnton-couple-hoping-rene
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
Metro
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
Golf
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
Golf
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
Metro
Harlem kicks off county's graduation weekend

...his valedictory address.Long's presence on the podium should have been inspiring enough. He was diagnosed with a brain tumor in sixth grade and has had multiple surgeries from that time on, with all of the tumor being removed just this past...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-05-23/harlem-kicks-countys-graduation-wee