Researchers Focus on Brain Tumor Treatments
Although they are not as common as breast or colon cancer, cancers that impact the brain and spinal cord affect thousands of people every year.
Study Examines Possible Link Between Dental X-rays and Meningioma Risk
A new study has found that people diagnosed with meningioma, a tumor of the lining covering the brain, are more likely to report that they’ve received certain types of dental x-rays in the past.
Study: Additional Treatment Helps Some Patients with Rare Brain Tumor Live Longer
In a clinical trial, adding chemotherapy to radiation nearly doubled the survival time for some patients with a rare brain tumor called oligodendroglioma.