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Stroke Support Group Demonstrates Strength in Numbers

Seventeen years ago last month, Harry Hensell was at a restaurant with his wife and grandkids following a family camping trip when he had an ischemic stroke, which he would later learn was related to a…

Barrow Patient Fights Glioblastoma With Optune Device

Wearing a broad smile on his face and electrodes on his head, Nate Tomlin greets strangers he passes in the hallways of Barrow Neurological Institute. “People always ask me why I’m so happy all of…

Young Valley Mom Stuns Doctors by Beating Deadliest Brain Cancer

Given just months to live in 2006, a young Arizona woman, treated at St. Joseph’s Barrow Neurological Institute, has amazingly beat two brain tumors, outlived her projected life expectancy, and become a mother – all…

Valley Mom and Children Diagnosed with Rare Brain Tumors

A Gilbert woman and her teenage children are all undergoing treatment at Barrow Neurological Institute for potentially deadly brain tumors caused by a rare and genetic disease. Leslie Nava, 42; her son Damien, 18; and…

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