Brain Tumor

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New Treatment For Aggressive Brain Tumors Means New Hope For Patients

A new method of treating aggressive brain tumors is being used at the Capital Institute for Neurosciences.

07/13/2014

Stanley Edwards, center, with parents Stanley and Donna. 
(Photo provided by Stanley and Donna Edwards)

Brotherly Love: Keeping Stanley’s Dream Alive

Young Stanley Edwards was full of life. Now, he lives on in college students, thanks to his West Chester parents and a lot of brotherly love.

08/28/2013

Darren Daulton

Darren Daulton Diagnosed With Brain Tumors

Former All-Star catcher Darren Daulton has been diagnosed with two brain tumors and will undergo surgery next week.

06/27/2013

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In Battle Against Cancer, New Trial Fights Fire With Fire

Treatment for a glioma tumor includes surgery, radiation and chemotherapy, but most often, treatment fails. So, Dr. Andrews is trying something different: harvesting cells from the brain tumor for use in treatment.

12/27/2011

Jerome Harrison #36 of the Detroit Lions carries the ball in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Discovery Of Brain Tumor Voided Eagles-Lions Trade

According to a report from WIP’s Howard Eskin, a trade between the Philadelphia Eagles and Detroit Lions was voided due to the discovery of a brain tumor on one of the players during a standard physical.

10/20/2011

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Thomas Jefferson University Researcher Awarded $4.8 Million To Study New Rabies Vaccine

Dr. Craig Hooper, Director of the Center for Neurovirology at Thomas Jefferson University, is working on a man-made rabies virus that can enter the central nervous system and literally push the virus out of the brain.

08/14/2011

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