By Dr. Charles Cobbs The Gregory Foltz MD Endowed Director of The Ben and Catherine Ivy Center for Advanced Brain Tumor Treatment at Swedish Neuroscience Institute Seattle, WA There is quite a bit of buzz going on in the brain cancer world about the possibility that marijuana derivatives could be helpful for patients with glioblastoma. […]
Dr. Charles Cobbs, Neurosurgeon and The Gregory Foltz Endowed Director of The Ivy Center for Advanced Brain Tumor Treatment discusses Personalized Treatment for Glioblastoma Brain Tumor Patients.
A recent report in New Scientist describes what is being called a breakthrough in terms of scientists ability to open the blood brain barrier. http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn26432-brain-barrier-opened-for-first-time-to-treat-cancer.html#.VFppMiiZPZR What is the blood brain barrier and why is this important for glioblastoma patients, and is this truly a breakthrough? First, it should be noted that most blood vessels in the […]
BrainCancer.org introduces our Brain Tumor 101 Series of videos. Dr. Charles Cobbs, Neurosurgeon and The Gregory Foltz Endowed Director of The Ben and Catherine Ivy Center for Advanced Brain Tumor Treatment discusses the goals of the Brain Tumor 101 Series.
Written by: Maria Elston Barrett Daughter of Brain Cancer Warrior, Ed Elston BrainCancer.org website & social media channels manager, Patient Advocate, Seattle Brain Cancer Walk Committee Member, Wife, and Mom of 3! Those of us who have been impacted by brain cancer know how very important the job of being a family caregiver […]
Dr. Charles Cobbs, Neurosurgeon and The Gregory Foltz Endowed Director of The Ben and Catherine Ivy Center for Advanced Brain Tumor Treatment presents BrainCancer.org. BrainCancer.org is a resource for patients, their families, and caregivers to find valuable resources and information about brain tumors, treatment options, support resources, and much more!