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Cancer Peptide Vaccine Earns Second Orphan Drug Designation of 2017 - Rare Disease Report



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Cancer Peptide Vaccine Earns Second Orphan Drug Designation of 2017 
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While brain tumors aren't known to spread to other parts of the body, many spread throughout the brain tissue, and even benign tumors can cause permanent and sometimes fatal damage. The American Cancer Society estimates that more than 23,000 ...
Vaccine Receives Orphan Drug Designation for Brain Cancer Managed Care magazine

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'Grey's Anatomy' actress reveals brain tumor diagnosis - CNN - CNN



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'Grey's Anatomy' actress reveals brain tumor diagnosis - CNN 
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(CNN) Actress Kate Walsh, best known for her role in the TV series "Grey's Anatomy," went public on Monday with a brain tumor diagnosis in 2015.
'Grey's Anatomy' actress reveals brain tumor diagnosis wtvr.com
'Grey's Anatomy' actress opens up about brain tumor diagnosis Blasting News
Kate Walsh Reveals She Was Diagnosed With A Brain Tumor Two Years Ago Cosmopolitan.com
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'It was her night:' South Summit rallies around 8-year-old girl with ... - KSL.com



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'It was her night:' South Summit rallies around 8-year-old girl with ... 
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The night was to honor Ava Woodward, an 8-year-old girl in the South Summit community and one of an estimated 15780 children diagnosed with cancer ...

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Royal London enhances critical illness cover - FTAdviser.com - FT Adviser



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Royal London enhances critical illness cover - FTAdviser.com 
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Royal London has included the option of total permanent disability on its critical illness cover and added three payment definitions.
Royal London makes changes to its critical illness cover | Mortgage ... Mortgage Introducer

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Advanced CAR T-Cell Therapy Shows Promise in B-Cell Malignancies - Lymphoma News Today



Advanced CAR T-Cell Therapy Shows Promise in B-Cell Malignancies 
Lymphoma News Today
A gene therapy-based cancer treatment completely eliminated traces of tumor cells in 40 percent of patients with certain B-cell malignancies, according to data ...

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'Kinder treatments in pipeline' for child brain cancer - BBC News



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'Kinder treatments in pipeline' for child brain cancer 
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Researchers have found there are seven types of the most common malignant child brain cancer - paving the way for more precise, "kinder" treatments. Medulloblastoma affects about 70 to 80 children a year in the UK and requires intensive treatment ...

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100 hospitals and health systems with great neurosurgery and spine programs | 2016 - Becker's Hospital Review



100 hospitals and health systems with great neurosurgery and spine programs | 2016 
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The 718-bed NYU Langone Medical Center's neurologists, neurosurgeons and rehabilitation experts manage conditions ranging from brain and spinal cord tumors; spine and peripheral nerve disorders; and traumatic brain injury. [READ MORE]. Ochsner ...

 


'He could wake up and be paralysed': Terrifying race against time for Sunshine Coast dad - Yahoo7 News



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'He could wake up and be paralysed': Terrifying race against time for Sunshine Coast dad 
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Christian Finck, from the Sunshine Coast, was diagnosed with Cauda Equina Syndrome on September 14 after doctors found a tumour blocking the fluid in his spinal cord and pressing on his nerves. The 34-year-old needs urgent surgery in Brisbane to avoid ...

 


'Sore back' turns into paralysing nightmare for this dad - The Sunshine Coast Daily



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'Sore back' turns into paralysing nightmare for this dad 
The Sunshine Coast Daily
IT'S a race against the clock for a Coast man who goes to sleep every night not knowing if he'll wake up paralysed. Christian Finck, 34, was diagnosed earlier this month with Cauda Equina Syndrome, a spinal cord tumour which blocks the flow of spinal ...

 


Burkburnett McDonald's raises money for girl with brain tumor - KAUZ-TV



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Burkburnett McDonald's raises money for girl with brain tumor 
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A three-year-old girl from Burkburnett was diagnosed with a brain tumor when she was just 16 months old. The Burkburnett McDonald's is raising money to help the family with medical expenses. Liliana Gonzalez had a tennis ball size brain tumor that was ...