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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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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...