Thursday, September 20, 2018

Tag "Brain Cancer"

    John McCain, US senator and war hero, dies at 81

John McCain, US senator and war hero, dies at 81

John McCain, a Republican senator and two-time contender for the office of the president of the United States, is dead.McCain, aged 81, died on Saturday at his home in Arizona, the New York Times reports, quoting a statement from the deceased’s office."Senator John Sidney McCain III died at 4:28pm on Auguts 25, 2018. With the senator when he passed were [...]

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    US senator John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

US senator John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

John McCain, a US senator and former Republican presidential candidate, has been diagnosed with brain cancer.McCain has a malignant brain tumour known as a glioblastoma.The tumour was removed from McCain along with a blood clot during a surgery at the Mayo Clinic."The senator and his family are reviewing further treatment options with his Mayo Clinic care team," according to a [...]

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    ‘This device helps cancer patients live longer’

‘This device helps cancer patients live longer’

A new device 'Optune' which helps people with brain cancer to live longer has been unveiled.The device creates an electrical field that stops cancer cells from reproducing.Patients have to keep their heads shaved to wear the cap for 18 hours a day.Roger Supp, a Neuro-oncologist, said the immediate survival of patients has increased from sixteen to twenty-one months."More importantly so, [...]

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