Brain Cancer

How Gold Could Save Your Life

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Your favourite piece of jewellery may be made out of gold, but did you know the material could also be used to save your life? Tiny particles of go...

How Do You Spot The Signs Of A Brain Tumour?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Brain tumours affect people of any age, including children - being able to recognise the symptoms of a brain tumour early could save your life or the ...

Brayden Denton, 5, Given Funeral With Superhero Pallbearers

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 19.05.2014 | UK

A 5-year-old boy who lost his battle against brain cancer earlier this month was given a superheroes funeral, with six special pallbearers. Brayde...

New Treatment Signals Hope For Brain Cancer Sufferers

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Scientists may have found a new treatment that spells out hope for people suffering from brain cancer. The treatment creates a more effective path for...

Brain Cancer Treatment Targets Stem Cells And Tackles Tumour Growth

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle

A new experimental approach to treating a type of brain cancer has been developed by researchers. Medulloblastoma targets cancer stem cells - criti...

Brain Cancer Patients Treated With Vaccine Made From Own Tumours

PA | Posted 18.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A personalised brain cancer vaccine made from patients' own tumours has been shown to extend life by more than a year. The injected vaccine, combin...

Mother Blames Burst PIP Implant For Daughter's Brain Cancer

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 03.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A mother has claimed that her burst Poly Implant Prothese (PIP) breast implant could have caused her young daughter's incurable brain cancer. Accor...

Genetic Breakthrough For Deadly Brain Cancer In Children

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 31.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Scientists have made a medical breakthrough after discovering two genetic mutations responsible for up to 40% of brain cancer tumours in children. ...

Teacher Made Four-Year-Old Cancer Victim Clean Up Own Urine

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 27.01.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A four-year-old girl who battled a brain tumour that left her with bladder control problems was forced by her teacher to clean up her own urine after ...

Study: Scientists Discover New Virus And Cancer Link

Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 17.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Scientists may have come closer to discovering a vaccine for several types of cancer, after finding further links between viruses and the disease. ...

Study: Common Painkillers Could Help Beat Cancer

Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 29.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

A common, over-the-counter painkiller could be the key to preventing certain cancers, a Swedish study has revealed. The anti-inflammatory ingredie...