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Wellness Wednesday: John McCain's Glioblastoma, Mental Health

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U.S. Senator John McCain speaking at a campaign rally. This week he returned to the Senate after surgery and a cancer diagnosis.

Just last week doctors discovered a glioblastoma tumor after removing a blood clot above Senator John McCain's left eye. A Glioblastoma is a particularly aggressive brain cancer because of its fast-growing nature and complexity. Even with treatment, these tumors tend to reoccur in the same spot they first appeared. 

Coming up, we'll talk about glioblastoma tumors, mental health and the new book "DIRT IS GOOD: The Advantage of Germs for Your Child's Developing Immune System." 

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