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X-ray image of a subdural hematoma
May 19, 2017

PATIENT STORY: A Subdural Hematoma Strikes

by Sharmyn McGraw

Subdural hematomas are a life-threatening condition caused by bleeding in the skull outside the brain. Read about a patient's experience with neurosurgeon, Garni Barkhoudarian, MD.

Cancer survivor wearing a scarf
May 15, 2017

Introducing A Cancer Survivorship Support Program

by Zara Jethani

Cancer survivors can now have access to more resources for cancer care or post-cancer needs at Providence Saint John’s new survivorship program. Read more.

Man On A Mission from Saint John's Foundation on Vimeo.
May 11, 2017

Cancer Clinical Trials: Pushing the Pace of Progress

by Zara Jethani

Clinical trials are the lifeblood of medical advances. Without these studies, new treatments would simply not emerge. Find out about the clinical trials program at Saint John’s Cancer Institute which has significantly expanded its clinical trials program and expects to have more than 60 trials underway by the end of 2017.

May 4, 2017

Brain Tumor Awareness Month: May 2017

by Daniel F. Kelly

At the Pacific Brain Tumor Center, we provide comprehensive care for patients with all types of brain tumors, including benign and malignant brain tumors, tumors of the skull base as well as metastatic brain tumors that arise from cancers elsewhere in the body. See more.

patient receiving care from Dr. Kesari
May 1, 2017

Clinical Trials Roundup: May 2017

by Marlon Saria

We are pleased to announce a new clinical trial using the Optune device. Ongoing trials in stroke, quality & outcomes research & brain cancer are actively recruiting. Read more.

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April 24, 2017

New Program for Family Caregivers

by Marlon Saria

Cancer is a family disease, the negative effects of caregiving extending to family and beyond. Our new program now supports family caregivers. Read more.

Convention Center in Bengaluru, India
April 19, 2017

International Scientific Outreach

by Zara Jethani

Pacific Neuroscience Institute physicians & scientists take international education & scientific exchange seriously. Read about these Indian collaborations.

illustration of a stomach and brain
April 13, 2017

Parkinson’s Disease and the Gut (Part 1)

by Melita Petrossian

This 3-part blog series looks at Parkinson's disease and the gut. Explore the gut-brain connection and the role of human microbiome in health and disease.

man holding his stomach
April 13, 2017

Parkinson’s Disease: Combating Constipation (Part 2)

by Melita Petrossian

This 3-part blog series looks at Parkinson's disease and the gut. Explore the gut-brain connection and the role of human microbiome in health and disease.

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April 13, 2017

Parkinson’s Disease: Understanding the Gut-Brain Connection (Part 3)

by Melita Petrossian

This 3-part blog series looks at Parkinson's disease and the gut. Explore the gut-brain connection and the role of human microbiome in health and disease.

Last updated: April 2nd, 2020