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Mich. professor makes an unexpected discovery

...produced mice that lacked mammary tumors and instead showed signs of...showing that salivary gland tumors in those mice were shrunk by...research director. "It's in a tumor that is so decidedly rare that...find that the study of these tumors is important. It might open...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031811/sta_801376271.shtml
News
Healing the mind to mend the body

...coordinating movement, sensation and speech. He has removed tumors from the brain, probed deeply into structures where electrical...difference," Kachmann said. Another patient had a large brain tumor. "I sat on the edge of the bed, talked to him, asked him...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020708/rel_244452747.shtml
Professionals puff in private, pass in public

...now legal, but again, it's still only Tuesday."She began using weed for medical purposes when she was diagnosed with a tumor at age 18. Her nervousness before surgery made it difficult to sleep or eat."I use it for sleeping, nightmare alleviation...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-02-25/professionals-puff-private-pass-public
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All that flying was for a good cause

...benefit sufferers of neurofibromatosis, a disease that causes tumors to grow inside and outside the body. For young Kenny Loken...and for the past three years doctors have had to remove the tumors so they don't damage his brain. Kenny returned from a 6 1...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122100/Ope_Let3.html
Opinion
Marijuana ingredient may fight brain cancer

...the brains of rats to produce tumors. Untreated rats died within...through a tube leading to the tumor. Fifteen rats got infusions...active component in marijuana. Tumors disappeared in three animals...drug, five of 15 rats became tumor-free and four others outlived...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022800/Bre_news.html
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...the brains of rats to produce tumors. Untreated rats died within...through a tube leading to the tumor. Fifteen rats got infusions...active component in marijuana. Tumors disappeared in three animals...drug, five of 15 rats became tumor-free and four others outlived...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022800/Bre_news.shtml
Happy Tails: Nola

...was able to hike upMt.Roberts trail many times. Nola has had her share of health challenges, including back surgery, some tumors, and Cushing's disease, which has caused some hair loss. But, in spite of these challenges, she carries on thanks to...

http://juneauempire.com/blog-post/kerry-howard/2014-01-12/happy-tails-nola
Michigan boy visits doctor in Alaska

...Hertz took a long trip to see his favorite doctor. The 14-year-old boy from Sterling Heights, Mich., has battled brain tumors since he was 3 years old. During the first eight years of his fight, he established a rapport with pediatric oncologist Merlin...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/083009/reg_487759310.shtml
Michigan boy visits doctor in Alaska

...Hertz took a long trip to see his favorite doctor. The 14-year-old boy from Sterling Heights, Mich., has battled brain tumors since he was 3 years old. During the first eight years of his fight, he established a rapport with pediatric oncologist Merlin...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/083109/reg_488104996.shtml
Marine biology in action

...objects as three others crowded around waiting to get a good look. Sound off on the important issues at "I think those are tumors," she said to her teaching assistant, Andrew Eller. Eller was more concerned, though, about the parasite that had attached...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111807/out_20071118011.shtml
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