Researchers Growing Miniature Human Brains In Search For Pediatric Brain Tumor TreatmentIt sounds like something only a mad scientist would think of, but it's actually cutting-edge research at a Weill Cornell Medicine lab that hopes to ultimately cure pediatric brain tumors.
Kansas Dad Gets Head Tattoo Resembling Son's Brain Tumor ScarThe father of a Kansas boy who was self-conscious about scarring following brain cancer surgery has got a tattoo that resembles his son's scar on the side of his head.
Study: New Vaccine Helps Prevent Brain Tumors From Coming BackThere is encouraging news for people with one of the deadliest forms of cancer. Researchers say they've developed a vaccine to stop brain tumors from coming back.
Vatican Denies Pope Francis Has Brain Tumor, Slams Italian MediaThe Vatican is vigorously denying reports from Italian media claiming Pope Francis is sick with a small brain tumor.
Wayne Community Puts Together Christmas Light Display For Young Girl Battling Brain TumorA community in Wayne is hoping that Christmas lights will lift the spirits of a young girl who has spent more days in the hospital than in school.
Staten Island Woman's Tumor Revealed After Fall Performing Good DeedThe Good Samaritan, Denise Ramos-Salazar, believes God pulled her out of her car to help an elderly woman walking in a snowstorm last month.
Parents Of Young Cancer Patients Find Patience At The Valerie FundThere are no age limits on the children the Valerie Fund will treat. Even the littlest of children can get cancer. Katie Mulcahy was only 14-months-old.
Stories From Main Street: Rockland Teen Honors Memory Of Late Cop Who Saved HimA Rockland County teenager is honoring the memory of the man who saved his life by helping save the lives of others, one pint at a time.
6-Year-Old Brooklyn Boy In The Fight Of His Life Has The Support Of A CommunityJosia Cotto, his family, and his friends refuse to give in to overwhelming odds. Cotto has only been able to go to school a handful of times since been diagnosed with a rare, inoperable brain tumor seven months ago.
Funeral Today For NYC EMS Asst. Chief Who Died Of Tumor Linked To WTCRetired EMS assistant chief John McFarland was revered within the FDNY, and today he is being laid to rest after dying from a brain tumor linked to his service after the attacks of 9/11.
Liguori: Thoughts Are With Ex-Mets Star, Good Guy Gary CarterThe news that Gary Carter is battling Glioblastoma, a form of cancer that affects the brain and central nervous system, is crushing. It immediately makes you wonder why such horrible things happen to such good people?
Ex-Mets Catcher Gary Carter To Fight Brain Tumor With Chemo, RadiationEx-1986 Mets catcher Gary Carter was diagnosed Tuesday with a malignant brain tumor called a glioblastoma and will treat it with chemotherapy and radiation. Doctors at Duke University say the location of the tumor makes it difficult to remove through an operation.
Report: Ex-Mets Great Gary Carter's Tumor InoperableEx-1986 Mets catcher Gary Carter has a brain tumor that is likely inoperable. The Montreal Gazette reported on Monday that Carter's daughter, Kimmy Bloemers, wrote the news on the family's website.
Sen. Schumer Pushes Bill For Childhood Brain Tumor ResearchThe New York Democrat said brain tumors are the second most prevalent cancer for children. His National Childhood Brain Tumor Prevention Network Act would coordinate research into the causes and ways to prevent the disease.
Gary Carter's Multiple Brain Tumor Diagnosis Shocks Ex-Mets, ColleaguesThis weekend Hall of Famer Gary Carter revealed that doctors discovered four "very small" brain tumors after he had an MRI on Friday in Florida. Friends and former 1986 Mets teammates were stunned when they heard the news.