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Guitarist has brain surgery, and strums all the way through

The musician, Musa Manzini, a jazz bassist, was awake when the doctors performed the surgery last week, and video footage from the local media site News24 shows him strumming an acoustic guitar slowly as they operated.

Brain tumour facts and symptoms you should not ignore

There are more than 120 different types of brain tumours showing different symptomatology. Be aware.


Doctors find embryonic twin with bone, hair in brain of Indian woman in US

Karanam said that she was stunned to learn that her tumour was her 'evil twin sister who's been torturing me for the past 26 years'.

Plant extract fights brain tumour

Harmless plant extract can be applied to treat Cushing Disease caused by a tumour.

Going on the pill may up your risk of brain tumour

Hormonal contraceptives contain female sex hormones and are widely used by women all over the world.

Thousands of college students pledge to donate organs

Noted singer G Venugopal administered the pledge "we do-we donate" to the gathering comprising students and teachers.


New laser technology to improve accuracy of brain tumour surgery

Stimulated Raman Scattering (SRS) has been named in honour of CV Raman.

Italy court ruling links mobile phone use to tumour

The court's decision flies in the face of much scientific opinion

Now,an 'electronic nose' to sniff out cancer

It can sniff out malignant head and neck cancer tumours which are often hard to diagnose.

Mom uses Google to diagnose child’s tumour

Making Internet a diagnostic tool,a British mother is said to have used search engine Google to detect her daughter’s brain tumour.