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Veteran U.S. senator McCain halts cancer treatment

Aug 24, 2018 - 11:20 PM

(UPDATED) 'The progress of disease and the inexorable advance of age render their verdict. With his usual strength of will, he has now chosen to discontinue medical treatment,' the family says in a statement

JOHN MCCAIN. This file photo taken on January 10, 2017 shows Senator John McCain (R-AZ) during a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing on the nomination for General John Kelly, USMC (Ret.) to be Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.  File photo by Tasos Katopodis/AFP

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REGULATED. The LTFRB has had difficulty in imposing rules over transport network companies as the Philippines is the first country to regulate app-based transport services.

Video of American woman planning own death goes viral

Oct 11, 2014 - 9:41 AM

I didn t launch this campaign because I wanted attention I did this because I want to see a world where everyone has access to death with dignity as I have had

DEATH WITH DIGNITY. Brittany Maynard's video on working to make death with dignity an option for all goes viral. Screengrab from YouTube

Webhits: Wrestlers pay tribute to young fan with cancer

May 09, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Wrestlers pay tribute to a fan they called Connor the Crusher

Gene clue opens paths to treat child brain cancer

Apr 07, 2014 - 10:24 AM

Researchers find a genetic mutation that can open up a means of treating brain cancer in children

GLIOMA. An example of a glioma. Glioma of the left parietal lobe. CT scan with contrast enhancement. Submitted to Wikipedia by Mikhail Kalinin.