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Treating Brain Tumors | Dr. Daniel F. Kelly
May 31, 2023

42. Treating Brain Tumors – Guest Podcast | Dr. Daniel F. Kelly

by Anthony Effinger

Brain tumors don't get the same amount of attention as the other types of cancers. But they are still very important to talk about. Dr. Daniel F. Kelly is a neurosurgeon and founder of Pacific Neuroscience Institute. Listen in to learn about Daniel's non-linear path to becoming a neurosurgeon. You'll also hear how the Pacific Neuroscience Institute uses keyhole surgery to reduce the amount of time patients need to stay in the hospital.

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May 30, 2023

United Against Brain Tumors | Pacific Neuroscience Institute and Providence Saint John’s Host May Awareness Events

by Guest Author

Pacific Neuroscience Institute and Providence Saint John's observe Brain Tumor Awareness Month. Join our upcoming events to support patients and their loved ones.

May 25, 2023

Care Partner Series: Incontinence Management

by Guest Author

Mariah Mohotz, BSN, RN, OCN, Nurse Navigator at the Pacific Brain Tumor Center, reviews methods of incontinence management, safe handling if a family member is taking chemotherapy, and more. This is part of a "How To" video series for our families, specifically focused on care partners.

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May 24, 2023

How These ‘Simple 7’ Lifestyle Habits Can Help Lower Risk of Dementia for Women

by Guest Author

Discover 7 healthy habits recommended by the American Heart Association to lower women's dementia risk and improve long-term health.

6 Tips to Promote Brain Health
May 23, 2023

6 Tips to Promote Brain Health

by Guest Author

Strengthen your emotional and cognitive function with experts from Pacific Neuroscience Institute (PNI). Discover tips for incorporating exercise and nutrition into your daily routine to optimize your brain health.

May 18, 2023

Stroke Treatment & Prevention

by Jason Tarpley

Jason Tarpley, MD, PhD, Director of the Stroke and Neurovascular Center at Pacific Neuroscience Institute (PNI) explains how to identify and treat stroke, and reviews lifestyle changes you can make today to lower your risk of stroke today.

41. What’s the Best Way to Help Someone With Brain Cancer? | A Patient Panel Discussion
May 17, 2023

What’s the Best Way to Help Someone With Cancer? | A Panel Discussion

by Anthony Effinger

Tatiana Sarkisian lives with a brain tumor that causes pain like the very worst migraine. Van Nessa Manlunas had a sarcoma in her cheekbone and has had eight surgeries. Ben Stein-Lobovits suffered an inoperable brainstem glioma that is kept in check with a new drug. Do you have someone in your life who is coping with cancer?

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May 16, 2023

Top 4 Trending Diets: Insights from Healthcare Professionals

by Brianna Rauchman

Discover the truth behind the top 4 trending diets from healthcare and research professionals. Learn about the benefits and risks of intermittent fasting, celery juice cleanse, low-carbohydrate diet, and Mediterranean diet.

May 11, 2023

Optune: Revolutionizing Treatment for Glioblastoma Patients | Janice’s Journey

by Brianna Rauchman

Follow Janice's journey with brain cancer and her participation in the Optune clinical trial. Discover the innovative Tumor Treating Fields (TTF) therapy and how it effectively balances tumor treatment with quality of life. Gain expert insights from neuro-oncologist Akanksha Sharma, MD.

Cancer Care Partners | Elaine Lipworth, Ari Nowain and Emmaline Mauritson
May 10, 2023

Cancer Care Partners | Elaine Lipworth, Ari Nowain and Emmaline Mauritson

by Anthony Effinger

When it comes to cancer, the focus is most often on the patient. But the best treatment happens when their care partners are cared for, too. The first step is knowing what it’s like to be the partner, son, daughter or friend of a cancer sufferer.

Last updated: August 31st, 2023