Teen misdiagnosed with long Covid found to have brain tumour - it's a 'common' Covid sign
COVID has absorbed the nation's attention over the last few years and this has come at a devastating cost. This is highlighted by a recent case of a teenager who was misdiagnosed with long Covid when in fact he had a brain tumour. His symptom is "common" among long Covid sufferers. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 3, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mathematical modelling could lead to simple blood test for brain tumours
University of Bristol research could lead to better detection of the most common type of malignant brain cancer. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - August 2, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Health, International, Publications, Research; Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, School of Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, and Engineering Maths, Faculty of Engineering, School of Computer Science, Electrical and Ele Source Type: news

RSNA launches AI challenge with focus on C-spine injuries
The RSNA has launched a challenge competition to develop artificial intelligenc...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: RSNA introduces health equity program for the Americas Radiology groups weigh in on U.S. Supreme Court's abortion decision RSNA calls for 2022 meeting abstracts RSNA touts 30K MIDRC data milestone RSNA names winners of brain tumor AI challenge (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - July 29, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

[Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR] Roche achieves good results in the first six months of 2022
Basel, 21 July 2022Group sales up 5%1 at constant exchange rates (CER) and 5% in Swiss francsPharmaceuticals Divisionsales increase 3%; continued strong demand for new medicines to treat severe diseases; as expected, the impact of biosimilars slows down furtherDiagnostics Divisionsales grow 11%; ongoing strong base business; demand for COVID-19 tests is expected to decline in the second half of the yearIFRSnet income increases by 12% (12% in Swiss francs), whilecore earnings per share are up 11%Highlights in the second quarter:EU approvals ofPolivy (first-line treatment for aggressive form of blood cancer),Lunsumio (follic...
Source: Roche Media News - July 21, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

[Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR] Roche achieves good results in the first six months of 2022
Group sales up 5%1 at constant exchange rates (CER) and 5% in Swiss francsPharmaceuticals Divisionsales increase 3%; continued strong demand for new medicines to treat severe diseases; as expected, the impact of biosimilars slows down furtherDiagnostics Divisionsales grow 11%; ongoing strong base business; demand for COVID-19 tests is expected to decline in the second half of the yearIFRSnet income increases by 12% (12% in Swiss francs), whilecore earnings per share are up 11%Highlights in the second quarter:EU approvals ofPolivy (first-line treatment for aggressive form of blood cancer),Lunsumio (follicular lymphoma) andT...
Source: Roche Investor Update - July 21, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How a Birmingham startup aims to leverage AI in treating brain tumors
A Birmingham company is developing software that will allows physicians to treat brain tumors in a different way. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - July 21, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Laurel Thrailkill Source Type: news

Consumer Health: Treating glioblastoma
Glioblastoma Awareness Day will be observed Wednesday, July 20, which makes this a good time to learn more about treating one of the most complex, deadly and treatment-resistant cancers. More than 13,400 people in the U.S. will be diagnosed with glioblastoma in 2022, according to the National Brain Tumor Society. The five-year survival rate is 6.8%, and the median length of survival is eight months. Glioblastoma, also known as glioblastoma multiforme, is a type of glioma,… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - July 18, 2022 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Getting 'Turkey teeth' saved my life: Mother's brain tumour spotted on trip to get dental implants
Lisa Robinson, from Consett, County Durham, flew out last month for a consultation about dental implants. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Yoga saved my life: Mother discovered brain tumour after she couldn't stand on one leg anymore
Canadian Daphnee Paquin-Katma, who lives in Dorset, grew increasingly alarmed when she was unable to stand on one leg in classes - something she had done with ease for years. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mum's horror after mistaking brain tumour symptoms for hay fever
A MUM has been given just 12 months to live after being diagnosed with a glioblastoma multiforme in 2014 - but has beaten the odds to survive eight more years. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Brain tumour cases in UK rise by 50 percent in 20 years, NHS data reveals
BRAIN tumour cases have risen by more than 50 percent in 20 years, NHS data reveals. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 6, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'It fills me with dread' - brain tumour survivor shares lasting struggle with hot weather
MANY people find it uncomfortable during a heatwave. Whether it's struggling to concentrate in the heat or being unable to get to sleep at night. But for others undergoing cancer treatment as well as survivors of the disease, it can be unbearable. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 3, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Can Star Trek-like technology improve patient access to imaging?
Functioning like the legendary “tricorder” on Star Trek, a smartphone coul...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Machine learning, radiomics differentiates glioma Video from SIIM 2022: Amy Thompson on trends in imaging IT SIIM: Neck pain in the radiology reading room? Consider the 'Han Solo' approach SIIM: AI can help simplify radiology reports for patients HIMSS: NIH finds favor with multimedia radiology reports (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - July 1, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Harnessing a Virus to Fight a Killer Brain Tumor in Kids
Title: Harnessing a Virus to Fight a Killer Brain Tumor in KidsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/30/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/1/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - July 1, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Harnessing a Virus to Fight a Killer Brain Tumor in Kids
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - June 30, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Infections, Oncology, Pediatrics, News, Source Type: news