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Are steroids detrimental to survival in brain tumours?

As I update neurochecklists I come across some papers which make me go, ‘really!’ Such studies challenge established theories and threaten conventional practice. Such is the case with a recent paper in… 228 more words



It was a long day, several hours drive… Yes I had the SatNav on, how else could I drive around the great lakes, but still not entirely sure. 1,704 more words

SPIN vs FACT: National Toxicology Program report on cancer risk from cellphone radiation

Joel M. Moskowitz, Ph.D. has created a Fact Sheet on the recent NTP study that summarizes some “Spin” that is being presented in the media on this important study and its findings. 276 more words

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Do Mobile Phones Cause Brain Tumours?

A recently published study by Prof. Simon Chapman et al. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27156022  looked at brain tumour statistics maintained by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare… 386 more words

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The Sum of the Parts

For the final #braintumorthursday of Brain Tumor Awarness Month #BTAM, after outlining this past year’s surgery and treatment adventures, I’m reflecting on my feelings toward all of these steps along the way. 631 more words

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WHO: Zika might come to Europe

The World Health Organization is urging  countries to increase their larva control and reduce breeding sites. They also want countries to increase the Zika virus awareness amongst hospitals and communities. 49 more words