Trinity Hospital | The Augusta Chronicle

...imaging, an endoscopic unit and an Osteoporosis-Bone Center. Chad Steven's courageous three-year fight against a relentless tumor came to an end July 19 last year and for the last six months or so the family was able to lean on Trinity Hospice for help...

Deborah Barinowski

...the Atlanta area in 1982 when her husband was transferred there with Georgia Pacific. Deborah was diagnosed with a cancerous tumor in October but only recently learned the cancer had spread and was terminal. She is survived by her husband of 48 years, John...

Augusta man riding wheelies to raise money at Relay for Life

...for a party when he turns 50 Tuesday.He wants to raise money.Motivated by a 16-year-old family friend battling a brain tumor ? as well as a sister-in-law and father-in-law who are cancer survivors ? McCall is hoping to raise $50,000 at...

New drug starts at GRU Cancer Center

...make its mark, said Khleif, who is a tumor immunologist himself."This is a strength...cancers. One is attacking a nasty brain tumor called glioblastoma multiforme and was...be particularly helpful with this brain tumor, which often can't be fully removed...

Georgia Regents University liver cancer vaccine promising

...the other alphafetoprotein present in the tumor cells and destroy them."You have to...same time it can cross-react with the tumor cell," He said. The vaccine proved very...who has collaborated with He."If the tumor expresses it abnormally, then I think...

Baseball great Tony Gwynn dies

...February 2012. The second surgery was complicated, with surgeons removing a facial nerve because it was intertwined with a tumor inside his right cheek. They grafted a nerve from Gwynn's neck to help him eventually regain facial movement.

Immunotherapy promising for cancer

...concert with it," he tweeted.The type of response immunotherapy provokes seems to depend on the approach and the type of tumor in question, the researchers agreed. Earlier stage tumors might respond better than later stage and some types of cancer...

Eli Clark lived life despite deadly tumor

...whose brave fight against a deadly brain tumor inspired strangers to help throw him a...March 2010 and was diagnosed with a brain tumor that initially responded to radiation therapy...began feeling worse and scans showed the tumor was growing again. A biopsy confirmed...

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...

GRU cancer vaccine attacks tumors

Firing up the immune system to attack a tumor while also thwarting tumor defenses that could blunt the attack is the aim of...the immune system could be trained to recognize the tumor, the tumor had its own tricks to evade them, Khleif...