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Trinity Hospital | The Augusta Chronicle

...advocacy group met Wednesday with Augusta community ... 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/hospitals/trinity-hospital
Isakson touts VA overhaul as answer to Augusta's problems

...communications officer, began receiving treatment for a brain tumor at the Augusta VA in the early 2000s, and after a series of...In April, an MRI by her doctor at the Augusta VA found the tumor had returned.Savoy said she is now working full time to pay...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-19/isakson-touts-va-overhaul-an
Girl with rare syndrome brings visitor from Australia

...have had no reason to look for the Wilms tumor she was diagnosed with only two months...checking Kylee every few months for the tumor, which children with the syndrome are...were already 75 percent covered" by the tumor, O'Shields said. Kylee did end up losing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-07/girl-rare-syndrome-brings-vi
Drug could be pneumonia therapy

...that facilitate the exchange of oxygen with tiny blood vessels.One of the agents that causes this fluid buildup is called tumor necrosis factor-alpha or TNF-alpha, which causes the tiny blood vessels to leak and to close sodium channels in certain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-01/drug-could-be-pneumonia-ther
Trial for 3 charged in deadly salmonella outbreak from peanuts set to start in south Georgia

...was among the nine people who died after eating tainted peanut butter. After successfully battling lung cancer and a brain tumor, she ate the bad peanut butter while being treated for dehydration in a Minnesota hospital.Since his mother's death in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-27/trial-3-charged-deadly-salmon
Glynn Moore: 'Chronicle' readers lifted my spirits with their stories of cancer

...went to extraordinary lengths to provide care.I especially love the story of Claire, who was diagnosed with leukemia and a tumor when she was one.Her grandmother delineated a string of miracles through the years that have beaten the disease, and she...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-27/glynn-moore-chronicle-readers
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-03-14/eli-clark-lived-life-despite
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
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/bizarre/2014-04-25/augusta-man-riding-wheelies
Efforts under way to help Columbia County brain tumor patients

...GBM, is the most common malignant brain tumor, it's also rare: Just two or three cases...glioblastoma multiforme ? refers to the tumor, which originates in the glial cells...to be the most common type of (brain) tumor that we encounter as neurosurgeons and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-06-05/efforts-under-way-help-colum