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A Brain Tumor Won't Stop Me, By Juliana Abraham - FloGymnastics



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A Brain Tumor Won't Stop Me, By Juliana Abraham 
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Editor's note: Juliana Abraham is an aspiring level 10 gymnast from Elfin Forest, California. She began gymnastics as an energetic 6-year-old and was a level 9 when she began her journey battling a rare type of brain tumor. Learn more about her story ...

 


Child dies from rare brain tumor, 3rd in Ocean Springs - Jackson Clarion Ledger



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Child dies from rare brain tumor, 3rd in Ocean Springs 
Jackson Clarion Ledger
Sophia Myers, 7, of Ocean Springs lost her battle against a rare and inoperable brain tumor.

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Biology of childhood brain tumor subtypes offers clues to precision ... - Science Daily



Biology of childhood brain tumor subtypes offers clues to precision ... 
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Researchers investigating pediatric low-grade gliomas (PLGG), the most common type of brain tumor in children, have discovered key biological differences in ...

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Nathan Tindell fought to overcome brain tumor - Citizens Voice



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Nathan Tindell fought to overcome brain tumor 
Citizens Voice
At age 11, Nathan began suffering from severe headaches, which later turned out to be miningioma, a cancerous brain tumor in his left temporal lobe. ?(The tumor) wrapped itself around the optic nerve of my left eye,? he said. ?It was originally in my ...

 


Grey's Anatomy: Amelia's Brain Tumor Explains These 13 Crazy ... - TV Guide



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Grey's Anatomy: Amelia's Brain Tumor Explains These 13 Crazy ... 
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It's no exaggeration to say that Amelia Shepherd's (Caterina Scorsone) behavior has been a little off the rails since she joined Grey's Anatomy in Season 7.

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This Life with Gracie: Couple turns spotlight on childhood brain tumors - MyAJC



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This Life with Gracie: Couple turns spotlight on childhood brain tumors 
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Photo by Donna and Paul Grady Phil and Cheryl Yagoda founded the non-profit Ian s Friends Foundation in 2006 after their 13-year-old son, Ian, was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor at the age of two. Contributed by Donna and Paul Grady.

 


Hamilton toddler in remission from rare brain tumor 'defied all odds' - Herald-Whig



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Hamilton toddler in remission from rare brain tumor 'defied all odds' 
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Three-year-old Hayden Wheatley plays with a doll while her parents, Nicole and Eric, are interviewed Wednesday in Hamilton. Hayden battled anaplastic ependymoma, a rare form of brain cancer, after having balancing issues and vomiting spells when she ...

 


Part 3: Prayers Answered: Tammie Souza's Son Goes Through Brain Tumor Surgery - NBC 10 Philadelphia



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Part 3: Prayers Answered: Tammie Souza's Son Goes Through Brain Tumor Surgery 
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Every year, two thousand children develop a brain tumor. Depending on the type of tumor, the prognosis can swing from grim to hopeful. It's an experience that hits close to home for a member of our NBC10 Family, Tammie Souza. She's sharing the story of ...

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Cancer researchers at WFU receive $9 million grant - Lexington Dispatch



Cancer researchers at WFU receive $9 million grant 
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?One of the major obstacles to glioblastoma treatment is the accessibility of the tumors to drugs because of the blood-brain and blood-brain tumor barriers,? said the principal investigator of the study, Dr. Waldemar Debinski, professor of cancer ...

 


Family honors daughter with fundraiser for under-funded brain tumor research - WGN-TV



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Family honors daughter with fundraiser for under-funded brain tumor research 
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Brain tumors are the leading cause of cancer related deaths in children and young adults. Yet the funding and research to fight brain tumors falls far behind other types of cancer. This story began with a promise. A promise to their only child, that ...