Brain Cancer

Beau Biden (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

President Obama To Deliver Eulogy At Beau Biden’s Funeral

President Barack Obama will deliver a eulogy in honor of Beau at the mass.


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Mayor Michael Nutter Issues Statement On Passing Of Beau Biden

Mayor Michael Nutter has issued a statement on the passing of Beau Biden.


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Health: NJ Woman Among Patients Being Treated With Experimental Therapy For Brain Cancer

There’s new hope in the fight against cancer after a 60 Minutes story about the polio virus being used to treat brain cancer. A young woman from New Jersey is among the patients being treated with the experimental therapy.


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Terminally Ill Woman Admits She’s Having Second Thoughts After Making Controversial Decision To End Her Life

Maynard made the confession in a new video released by an advocacy group that is involved in end-of-life choices.


Left to right, Joseph Howarth, deputy Burlco freeholder chair,
Katie Bednarik,
Bruce Gargiano, Burlco freeholder chair. (credit: credit to Burlington County Freeholders

South Jersey Teen Battling Brain Cancer Receives Courage Award

Katie Bednarek, who is battling brain cancer, graduated Friday night from Cherokee High School. Earlier this week, she received a courage award from county freeholders.


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Health: Cap Tested Locally For Deadly Brain Cancer

About half of the patients diagnosed with the most common form of brain cancer die within 15 months. That could be changing with a new device that’s helping patients live longer.


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TV EXCLUSIVE: Family Says Penn Didn’t Protect Researcher Who Died After Working With Dangerous Radiation

Barbara Boyer’s first thoughts when she learned her 47-year-old husband Jeff was dying: how to tell the two young daughters he adored.


Stigall Show Log 7.17.13

Chris addresses Attorney General Eric Holder’s response to the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial, the possibility that Veterans Stadium may have caused cancer in former Phillies, and Keith Olbermann’s return to ESPN. He also talks to Congressman Pat Meehan and Tom McGrath from the Philly Post.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–07/17/2013

Stigall Show Log 7.11.13

Chris details the cancer diagnoses of former Phillie Darren Daulton, the newest arrival at the Philadelphia Zoo, and the changing House Republican agenda on immigration reform. He also talks to Senator Pat Toomey and Comedian Joe DeRosa.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–07/11/2013

Super Bowl XLV - Pro Football Hall of Fame Announces 2011 Class Enshrinees

NFL Films President Steve Sabol Dies At Age 69

NFL Films president Steve Sabol died today at the age of 69.



Health: Man’s Best Friend Helping With Brain Cancer Vaccine Research

Dogs help people in a hundred different ways, and scientists now believe they may be the key to finding a cure for a deadly form of brain cancer.


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Brotherly Love: Think Grey For Brain Cancers

If you don’t know “think grey,” the Renk family of central Bucks County is trying to change that.


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Fundraiser For Girl Battling Rare Cancer Held In South Philly

The parents of a 9-month old Drexel Hill girl battling a rare form of brain cancer are thankful for the outpouring of community support.


Karen Backner and Judy Ellis-Taylor With The National Brain Tumor Society (credit: hadas kuznits)

Thousands Expected To Participate In Race For Hope in Philadelphia

The National Brain Tumor Society hosts their 5th annual Race For Hope on Sunday, to help raise funds and awareness to fight brain cancer.