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Ted Kennedy Brain Tumor

Brain Tumors vs. California Stem Cell Program: Disease-a-Week Challenge #8

Don C. Reed | Posted 07.14.2016 | Science
Don C. Reed

When Vice President Joe Biden stood beside the coffin of his son Beau, it seemed the whole world took a breath. Every parent knew what he must be feeling: one of the most powerful men on Earth, and yet he could not save his son.

On the Death of My Older Brother, Jeremy, and Ted Kennedy

Mike Elk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mike Elk

Let's fight like hell for the public health insurance plan that Senator Kennedy so dearly fought for in the closing days of his life.

Ted Kennedy, the Man Who Would Be President

Hermene Hartman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Hermene Hartman

Ted Kennedy, the gentleman from Massachusetts, as I pause and review his life now, I can't help but wonder what might this country look like now, had he become president.

Ted Kennedy, My Friend and Colleague

Sen. Robert Byrd | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sen. Robert Byrd

As a tribute to his commitment to his ideals, let us stop the shouting and name-calling and have a civilized debate on health care reform which I hope, when legislation has been signed into law, will bear his name for his commitment to insuring the health of every American.

Teddy Kennedy, We Hardly Knew Ye

Michael Wolff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Wolff

Few living people have been as famous for as long as Teddy Kennedy. Still, after so long, I can't say I have much of a clear sense of the man.

The Death of Ted Kennedy: HuffPost Bloggers React

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Huffington Post

Sen. Robert Byrd: Ted Kennedy, My Friend and Colleague: Neither years of age nor years of political combat, nor his illness, diminished the idealism ...

The Last Shall Be First: Kennedy and Health Care Reform

Miles J. Zaremski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Miles J. Zaremski

For all of us who have survived Kennedy, we must take up the gauntlet. We must ensure that the "never say never" attitude that was his signature on health care reform, does not wither on the vine.

Jason Linkins

Remembering Ted Kennedy's Prescient 2002 Speech Against The Iraq War | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

As the press labors today to capture the life and legacy of the late Senator Edward Kennedy, it will be interesting to see if anyone makes mention of ...

Ted Kennedy's Passing: An Inestimable Loss

Robert Reich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Reich

Most Americans will never know how many things Ted Kennedy did to make their lives better, how many things he prevented that would have hurt them, and how tenaciously he fought on their behalf.

Don't Tell Ted

Craig Crawford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Craig Crawford

Is it tragic or just plain ironic that health reform suffers along with Ted Kennedy? It was Kennedy, after all, who put Barack Obama on a winning path to the White House.

Ted Kennedy's Cancer In Remission

The Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Edward Kennedy's brain cancer is in remission and the Massachusetts Democrat is expected back in the Senate after the Memorial Day recess, accord...

Kennedy To Introduce Universal Health Care Bill Early Next Year

Washington Post | Shailagh Murray | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Edward M. Kennedy (D-Mass.), making his second appearance on Capitol Hill since he began treatment for a malignant brain tumor in June, told repo...

Ted Kennedy Returns To The Senate (VIDEO)

HuffPost/CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Ted Kennedy returned to the Senate today, nearly six months to the day after the seizure that led to the diagnosis of his malignant brain tumor. He w...

Seth Colter Walls

Ted Kennedy's Appearance Packs Convention Center | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

For most of Monday's DNC program, delegates and observers casually streamed in and out of the main hall to chat or pick up drinks. As a result, enterp...

Republican Senator Writes Ballad For Ted Kennedy

Boston Globe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator Orrin Hatch, the conservative Utah Republican, has written hundreds of songs on patriotic themes - with such titles as "Freedom's Light" and "...

Kennedy's Return Compelled 9 Republicans To Switch Medicare Votes

Washington Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Regarding yesterday's passage of the Democrats' Medicare bill: If there was ever question about what force of nature compelled nine Republicans to swi...

Ted Kennedy Returns To Senate For First Time Since Brain Tumor

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The liberal lion, Sen. Ted Kennedy (D-MA), returned to the Senate Wednesday to break a stalemate on critical stalled Medicare legislation, making his ...

A Multi-Pronged Approach to Brain Health

Alvaro Fernandez | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alvaro Fernandez

I interviewed Dr. Larry McCleary, the former acting Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Denver Children's Hospital about how to nourish our brains.

Ted Kennedy: The Lion in Winter

Bennet Kelley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bennet Kelley

The news that Sen. Kennedy has a malignant brain tumor has stirred a nationwide reaction; let us not eulogize him prematurely - if there is one thing Democrats and Republicans agree upon it's that Ted Kennedy is a fighter.

Ted Kennedy's Malignant Tumor: Sad News, But "The Work Goes On"

Katie Halper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Katie Halper

Here are some inspiring words from Senator Kennedy, followed by ways you can take action to ensure that the cause endures, the hope still lives, and the dream never dies.

How To Die Happy

Verena von Pfetten | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Verena von Pfetten

We were given some bad, sad, and shocking news yesterday. It was announced that Ted Kennedy has been diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor. Terminal ...

Jason Linkins

Dodd Praises Kennedy's Resolve: 'I Wouldn't Want To Be That Tumor' | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator Chris Dodd, who is perhaps Senator Ted Kennedy's closest friend in the U.S. Senate, struck a hopeful chord on this morning's Good Morning Amer...

Michael Savage Mocks Ted Kennedy, Plays Dead Kennedys Song "In Some Respect" For Cancer-Stricken Senator (AUDIO)

Huffington Post via Media Matters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Shortly after Tuesday's announcement that Senator Ted Kennedy has a malignant brain tumor, conservative radio host Michael Savage took to the airwaves...

Kennedy Brothers Inspire Faith in Obama and America

Beth Broderick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Beth Broderick

The Kennedy family is as conflicted and inspiring as America itself, and if the Kennedys are any indication, then America, for all its suffering and short-comings, will surely prevail.

Senator Robert Byrd Breaks Down Over Ted Kennedy's Brain Tumor

Huffington Post/MSNBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator Robert C. Byrd became emotional while paying tribute to Senator Ted Kennedy on the Senate floor today. Byrd was reacting to news of Kennedy's...