To help tackle brain tumors, researchers have designed an ultrasound implant that allows more chemotherapy meds to reach the cancerous site. This could lead to a breakthrough in tackling aggressive types of brain cancer.
Chapel Hill -
Researchers have found that a protein present in the brain helps neurons and brain cancer cells avoid cell death, a discovery scientists hope will lead to better treatments for not only brain cancer, but for Parkinson’s Disease as well.
Beloved for her role as upstairs neighbor Rhoda Morgenstern on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and her own spinoff, "Rhoda," Valerie Harper has been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer with as little as three months to live.
Los Angeles -
When director Tony Scott jumped from a bridge Sunday in Los Angeles, many questioned what could have lead to his suicide. The answer came on Monday; Mr. Scott had inoperable brain cancer -- or did he? His family says he did not.
Jessica Joy Rees died on Thursday after a 10-month struggle with brain cancer. Her parents said on her Facebook page: "We have prayed and prayed and prayed for sweet Jessie to be healed here on earth but God's plan was to use heaven for healing."
After the broadcast by CBC Marketplace, the debate regarding the efficacy of homoeopathy goes on. In a comment, a reader posted a scientific paper that is purported to show that homoeopathy cures brain cancer. Let's have a look.
Canadian researchers working on a promising new brain cancer drug are about to start testing it on human subjects. Dubbed ‘the Terminator’ the drug was found to shrink cancer tumours in the brains of lab-rats.