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Birth Control May Cause Brain Cancer?

(FOX NEWS) — Taking certain forms of birth control for over five years more than doubles the risk of developing a rare brain tumor, a study led by a Danish neurologist has found. 245 more words


Radiation and Taylor Swift

This week I started my radiation and chemotherapy treatments on Thursday. The radiation treatments are in the mornings Mondays through Friday. It’s a simple process really. 273 more words

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The coolest thing I'll ever own! #cancerperk

The other day, whilst in the MRI machine, I had the most fantastic idea for a piece of artwork that I wanted to create – something personal and that I could use on those ‘shitty days’ as a bit of a motivator. 230 more words


Scripps names healing garden after Loren Nancarrow

SAN DIEGO – An organic “healing” garden for cancer patients at Scripps Health was dedicated Thursday in the memory of longtime San Diego broadcast journalist Loren Nancarrow. 338 more words



On December 12th 2013, Jackson was diagnosed with Medulloblastoma which is a very malignant type of brain cancer. He did three cycles of chemotherapy at London Children’s Hospital and then three cycles of high dose chemo at Sick Kids in Toronto which required stem cell transplants after each one. 77 more words

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KPIX 5 Poll Finds Strong Bay Area Support For Right-To-Die Bill Among All Age Groups, Party Affiliations

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) – As California lawmakers consider a bill allowing terminally ill patients to obtain life-ending medication, a new KPIX 5 / SurveyUSA poll found strong support of the bill among Bay Area residents. 156 more words


Birth Control Pill Risks May Now Include Brain Cancer

Taking any drug is a matter of weighing the benefits and risks, and when it comes to birth control, women may now have one more factor to consider. 531 more words