Tagged: brain cancer


John McCain dies at 81: War hero, father and presidential candidate had been fighting aggressive brain cancer since last summer – and leaves behind a proud legacy of public service

John Sidney McCain III, who was born August 29, 1936 in the Panama Canal Zone, has died after battling an aggressive form of brain cancer McCain hailed from a decorated military family; both his father and grandfather were four-star admirals in the United States Navy He followed their example and...


John McCain, 81, halts his medical care: Senator’s daughter Meghan says he has stopped seeking treatment for his aggressive terminal brain cancer

McCain’s daughter Meghan and wife Cindy posted a statement on Twitter Friday The 81-year-old was diagnosed with aggressive glioblastoma last summer  The family stated McCain has ‘surpassed expectations for survival,’ but the ‘progress of disease and the inexorable advance of age render their verdict’ McCain been fighting the brain cancer...