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Healthy Living: Surgeons Light Up Cancer

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Glioblastoma, it's one of the most deadly forms of cancer.  

About 10,000 Americans are diagnosed each year with this aggressive brain tumor.  

Now, there's a new treatment that may offer hope.  

In today's Healthy Living, how surgeons are lighting up cancer.  

The treatment is given as part of a phase one clinical trial. 

It's considered a minimally-invasive brain procedure, and patients are discharged one day after having it. 

Because it's a targeted approach, Doctor Chen says there are fewer side effects. 

In fact, he hasn't observed any unwanted side effects in his patients. 

 

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