Cancer Types

Brain Cancer

  • Being Candid About Cancer

    As a father with an aggressive brain cancer, I've opted against elaborate metaphors and in favor of candid speech when talking about cancer with my children.

    by Adam Hayden

  • Forward Look

    From Cold Virus to Cancer Fighter

    Neurosurgeon Frederick F. Lang discusses virus-powered cancer treatments.

    by Sue Rochman

  • Brain Cancer Patients Make Connections

    An app developed for glioblastoma patients allows them to track their symptoms and contribute to research.

    by Brad Jones

  • Targeting Brain Cancer

    Researchers are trying to understand brain cancer at the molecular level. Their goal is to find new, more effective therapies for this hard-to-treat disease.

    by Stephen Ornes

  • Integrative Strategies for Facing Cancer

    Brain tumor survivor uses her experiences to help others.

    by Jeannine Walston

  • Yesterday & Today

    A Kind and Decent Man

    Whether playing Franklin D. Roosevelt or Richard Gilmore, the wealthy scion in 'Gilmore Girls,' Edward Herrmann took on gentlemanly roles that mirrored his real-life persona. He died of brain cancer in 2014.

    by Marilyn Fenichel

  • Forward Look

    Getting to the Root of Brain Cancer

    Q&A with neurosurgeon Peter Dirks on stem cells and brain cancer.

    by Chris Palmer

  • Survivor Profile

    A Desire to Help

    Since P.J. Lukac's glioblastoma diagnosis, the young pediatrician has worked hard to spread awareness and understanding of the disease.

    by Stephen Ornes