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A blog to help remove the feeling of isolation,from people affected by cancer, but thought provoking for everyone.
I have met so many different people this week, patients, professionals, and business people. All with a link to cancer, and with a passion to improve things. But things felt very different to when you normally first meet people. There was an immediate connection, no ‘verbal jousting,’ or trying to play ‘one upmanship games.’ A warm welcome was felt by all.
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A new study from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs compares how older adults and younger adults manage depression. Previous investigations have found
The CBT-D treatment protocol was developed specifically for veterans and military service members and is intended to be administered in approximately 12 to 16 individual psychotherapy sessions.
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A few our the wonderful #BrainTumorThursday supporters. Â Every week should be a celebration The numbers Â for this week’s campaign: Impacts (deliveries to peopleâs timelines): 47M+; Participants: we…
Upstate says laser treatment has been used before, but not to destroy multiple tumors in a single treatment.
"Minimally invasive MRI-guided laser ablation has been used previously to treat single tumors in these patients, but never before to ablate multiple tumors in a single session," Geddes said in an email.
See on syracuse.com
The outlook for young patients diagnosed with medulloblastoma is grim.
The new approach could offer a less invasive way to fight medulloblastoma than current treatments, which include a hard-hitting combo of surgery and radiation followed by a cocktail of chemotherapy drugs.
See on fiercebiotechresearch.com
A new experimental approach to treating a type of brain cancer called medulloblastoma has been developed by researchers at Sanford-Burnham. The method targets cancer stem cells—the cells that are critical for …
Medulloblastoma is the most common malignant brain tumor, affecting about 500 children under the age of 10 in the United States annually. Current treatment options for medulloblastoma include aggressive surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy.
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