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glioblastoma

A new approach to glioblastoma?

More aggressive surgeries that target the tumor and its surrounding tissues could improve survival period.

Could the Zika virus help battle a deadly brain cancer?

Research is early, but appears promising.

Patient Story

Your top stories of 2016

From inspirational to informational, Health Beat delivers you a daily dose of stories you don't want to miss. Here are the best of the best.

Patient Story

‘The best year of our lives’

On the agenda as Benny Boes battles a brain tumor: Whale sharks, northern lights and family time.

Patient Story

‘Such a ray of hope for us’

Benny Boes gets access to an experimental drug for brain cancer, thanks to efforts by a cancer doctor, drug company and insurer.

‘We choose to live an awesome life’

As Benny Boes battles a brain tumor, he and his wife, Elise, plan to triumph over cancer by focusing on family time and making memories.

Patient Story

‘Let’s rock this’

With poignancy, humor and a doctor’s insight, a cardiologist chronicles his battle with a life-threatening brain tumor.

Zapping tumors, extending life

Electrical device offers hope of a few more months with loved ones for people who have rare brain cancer.

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