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Interview with Samantha Taylor: My Migraines Turned Out to be a Pilocytic Astrocytoma

Samantha Taylor, 25, was diagnosed with a Pilocytic Astrocytoma. Samantha (known as Sammy) was just eighteen when she was diagnosed with a Pilocytic Astrocytoma. She…


Interview with Angela Lee: I Thought My Body Was Going Through Menopause, But It Was A Pituitary Adenomas

Angela Lee, 43 from Atlanta, Georgia was diagnosed with a Pituitary Adenomas in July 2018. She shares her brain tumour story and how she now…


Interview with Fiona Govan: Super Gran is Raising Awareness of Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Gliomas

Fiona Govan aka ‘Super Gran’ is Fighting To Raise Awareness of Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Gliomas (DIPG) in memory of her four-year-old Grandson Logan Alexander Maclean…


Interview with David Walker: I Was Diagnosed With A Craniopharyngioma

David Walker was diagnosed in 2006 with a brain tumour when he was just 14 years old. He had a Craniopharyngioma, a rare type of…


Interview with Georgina Wilkinson: My Suprasellar Meningioma Had No Symptoms

Georgina Wilkinson, 42, was diagnosed with a Suprasellar Meningioma in September 2016. With no symptoms prior to diagnosis, Georgina is still coming to terms with…


Five sisters had a call that they will never forget

In 2011 Five sisters had a call that they will never forget. Their Mother Jane Peters, 71 from Oxfordshire, had been diagnosed with a brain…


Interview with Karen DeBonis: My Son And His Inoperable Pilocytic Astrocytoma

Matthew was diagnosed with a Benign Inoperable Pilocytic Astrocytoma when he was just eleven years old. Mother of two Karen DeBonis from New York State…


Interview with Jennifer Marie Tougas: My Cancer Wont Break My Faith

Jennifer Marie Tougas is fighting an Anaplastic Astrocytomas. Jennifer 33, from Massachusetts, was diagnosed with a Diffuse Astrocytoma in 2008 when she was just 21.…


Interview with Brenda Ravening: I was diagnosed with a Hemangioblastoma

Brenda Ravening, 64, had to do precisely that when she was diagnosed with a Hemangioblastoma. Her tumour had been growing on her spinal cord and…


My Mum Has Been Fighting An Oligoastrocytoma Since 2005

Emily Hackworthy shared her story about when her mother was diagnosed with an Oligoastrocytoma in 2005. Emily was only 11 years old at the time…


I Was Diagnosed With 18 Meningiomas

Ann Marie Eames Belanger was diagnosed with 18 Meningiomas. Ann Marie from Worcester Massachusetts, America shares how she had NO symptoms before her 18 Meningiomas…


Helping Others Helps Me Cope With My Diffuse Astrocytoma

In 2018 Rudy Fischmann was diagnosed with a Grade 2 Diffuse Astrocytoma in his Cerebellum and Brain Stem. He shares his story and talks about…


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