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Yale may be on to brain cancer treatment

Glioblastoma is a complex, deadly, and hard-to-treat brain cancer, but Yale School of Medicine researchers may have found the tumor’s Achilles heel. The researchers report in the Aug. 12 issue of the

Please take 4 minutes to be inspired by this adorable video

Morgan Platt, 10, of Avon, is handling more than most kids her age. She was diagnosed with a brain tumor in in 2011, but, instead of giving up, she’s decided to fight back — using one heck of a

Yale study sees link between tumors and dental x-rays

People who received frequent dental X-rays in the past, before dosages were lowered, have an increased risk of developing a meningioma, the most common and potentially debilitating type of

Happy Great American Smokeout day!

Today is the Great American Smokeout, the American Cancer Society-sponsored event that encourages all smokers to kick their habit and aim for better health. You can read a story linked to the smokeout