Augusta veteran's widow aims to become advocate

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

Lauren Hill remembered at arena where she made her layup

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

Carroll emerges as emotional leader of Atlanta Hawks

...care of itself."Carroll learned at an early age to persevere.He was just 5 when his older brother DeLonte died of a brain tumor. During the summer of 2007, while attending Missouri, Carroll was randomly shot in the ankle during a disturbance outside...

Streelman solid again, cards third 70 round in a row

...week 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 Par-3 Contest...

Sharon Jones has liver surgery

...and music star Sharon Jones underwent surgery Thursday at New York Presbyterian Hospital in New York City to remove a small tumor on her liver."My doctor did the procedure yesterday, and I only spent one night in the hospital," Jones said in a call...

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...

Doctors remove 85-pound tumor

...this week -- when doctors removed an 85-pound tumor from his stomach. Happily, the tumor was benign, the state news agency MTI reported Thursday. Doctors had to cut the tumor in three parts in order to remove it, said chief...

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Prize-winning author details fight with brain tumor in new book

...was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor in 1987. Although it initially appeared benign, the tumor grew aggressively. Doctors at two national...neuroradiologist in New York who shrank his tumor by half. Today daily medication keeps the...

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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...multiforme is the most common form of brain tumor, accounting for 12 percent to 15 percent...Mark Lee, who removed Mr. McNeill's tumor at Medical College of Georgia Hospital...

Tumor worries fade on route

...That's his outlook, anyway, on the tumor that's been growing on his brain for...sample and declared it to be a low-grade tumor."No brain cancer is good," Tisdale...After two years of oral medication, the tumor in his head had shrunk only a bit. Dr...

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