TUMOR

  • Rosie O'Donnell: I'm married, selling art on eBay August 28, 2012

    Los Angeles: Rosie O'Donnell has announced that she married her fiancee, Michelle Rounds, in a private ceremony in June, just days before Rounds had surgery to treat desmoid tumours. The 50yearold TV personality also said on her blog that she is selling original paintings on eBay to raise money for the...
  • Kumble visits ailing Yuvraj in US February 27, 2012

    New Delhi: Recovering from a malignant tumour between his lungs in the United States, star India cricketer Yuvraj Singh was paid a "surprise" visit by former skipper Anil Kumble. "It was so nice of jumbo to surprise me! Great motivation and a happy day spent with the legend," Yuvraj wrote on...
  • Ultrasound image shows face on testicular tumor November 7, 2011

    A Canadian urologist saw an image of a face in an ultrasound image of a testicular tumor. ...
  • Evidence increasingly against phone cancer risk July 3, 2011

    London: Despite a recent move to classify mobile phones as possibly carcinogenic, the scientific evidence increasingly points away from a link between their use and brain tumors, according to a new study on Saturday. A major review of previously published research by a committee of experts from Britain, the United States...
  • Chavez's cancer revelation rattles Venezuela July 2, 2011

    Caracas: President Hugo Chavez's revelation that he is battling cancer raises questions about the future of his drive to bring socialism to Venezuela and create a Latin America free of Washington's influence. The biggest question, though, is just how sick is he? Suddenly, the issue isn't...
  • Girl recovering after removal of 6 organs, tumor March 11, 2009

    New York: Sevenyearold Heather McNamara was heading home on Tuesday, a month after surgery that temporarily removed organs from her digestive tract to allow removal of a tennis ballsize tumor. Doctors were able to reimplant Heather McNamara's liver and large and small intestines. According to her surgical team at New YorkPresbyterian Morgan...
  • Brain tumor removed while reading book August 2, 2008

    Indianapolis: Imagine being wide awake, reading aloud while surgeons open your skull. Senator Ted Kennedy recently experienced a similar type of surgery. So did a teenager who got his tumor removed from his brain. Conor MatherLicht is a 19yearold boy who has a brain tumor. Although Conor had been suffering...
  • Alarm bells ringing? Cellphones linked to brain tumour April 3, 2008

    New Delhi: Those of you who talk for long hours on the cell phone maybe at a risk of developing brain tumour, says the latest study conducted by Australian neurosurgeon. But this is not the first time that we're being warned against the illeffects of cell phones. But is it too...