Marijuana Extracts Can Slow Brain Tumor Growth

A study published in the journal Molecular Cancer Therapeutics suggests that extracts from cannabis can help beat brain cancer. Researchers used two active chemical components found within cannabis in addition to traditional radiological treatments used on brain cancer patients. The active chemical...

Cancer Death Stirs up Euthanasia Debate

Brittany Maynard, a 29-year-old woman with terminal brain cancer, took her own life on Saturday. Maynard had pledged to take her own life 4 weeks ago. She took her life with euthanasia drugs legally available in Oregon for people with a terminal illness. Maynard vowed to end her life before the cancer...

Experimental Brain Tumor Drug Available

In a new development, Germany has allowed the sale of an experimental brain cancer drug from Biotherapeutics Inc. The United States biotech company has received a special exemption which allows it to sell the drug for 5 years despite the fact it has not finished clinical trials. Biotherapeutics also has...

Brain Tumor Symptoms Explained

There are a lot of probable brain tumor indicators, and most of these can also be found in those who do not have this medical problem. Therefore, many people often overlook the signals they encounter not understanding they can result in a cancer diagnosis. Understanding the common signs of brain cancer...