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Retired Country Music Radio DJ Eric ‘Bubba Bo’ Boulanger Enters Hospice Care [Video]

Retired country music radio DJ Eric “Bubba Bo” Boulanger has entered hospice care after being diagnosed with cancer. On Tuesday, NPR affiliate WVXU reported that the retired DJ was placed in hospice care around the end of December. He has been fighting glioblastoma, a very aggressive form of brain cancer, which has required surgeries, chemotherapy, and radiation treatments.

Boulanger was a staple of Greater Cincinnati’s radio industry for four decades. In March 2021, he retired from Eagle Country 99.3, where he’d been doing radio for more than 15 years. He then began a new show, WLW-AM American Truckers’ Network, from a home studio. The fan-favorite DJ had been planning to spend the winter in Florida, after ending his new show in early 2022, however, he fell ill and had to be rushed into medical care. “He was healthy as an ox,” said Boulanger’s longtime friend and former traffic reporter Mary Kuzan-McConnell. “It was all very …

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Terminal Cancer Patient Wants to Raise the Most Money for Research [Video]

Iain Ward from London is raising money for cancer research while also battling cancer. Doctors discovered his terminal brain cancer after he volunteered for a medical research trial. Now his goal is to raise the most money ever for cancer research. He’s doing this by running marathons worldwide and biking across America. “I kind of see cancer as a blessing,” Iain told Inside Edition Digital’s Andrea Swindall.

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Using machine learning to predict brain tumor progression [Video]

Using machine learning to predict brain tumor progression FAIR-USE COPYRIGHT DISCLAIMER:Copyright Disclaimer Under Section 107 of the Copyright Act 1976, allowance is made for "fair use" for purposes such as criticism, commenting, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, and research. Fair use is a use permitted by copyright statute that might otherwise be infringing. Non-profit, educational or personal use tips the balance in favor of fair use.https://tinyurl.com/TodaySciencology#Science #Technology #Invention #ScienceDailyGlioblastoma multiforme (GBM) is a brain cancer with an average survival rate of only one year. It is difficult to treat due to its extremely dense core, rapid growth, and location in the brain. Estimating these tumours’ diffusivity and proliferation rate is useful for clinicians, but that information is hard to predict for an individual patient quickly and accurately. Researchers at the University of Waterloo and the University of Toronto have partnered with St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto to analyze MRI data from multiple GBM sufferers. They’re using machine learning to fully analyze a patient’s tumour, to better predict cancer...