Things I’ve Learnt From My Brain Tumour Experience

It has been 10 years since I was diagnosed with a 10cm Intraventricular Meningioma and since I had brain surgery. Here are the things I’ve…

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Megan Was 18 When she Was Diagnosed With a Central Neurocytoma

Meagan Sutherland at the age of 18 should have been enjoying her days being a student. However, in May 2008 Meagan was going through terrible…

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Interview with Marie Garnett: I had a Meningioma, Hydrocephalus and a Chiari Malformation

Marie Garnett was diagnosed with a Meningioma six weeks after giving birth to her daughter. Marie had been having headaches for seven years prior to…

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Interview with Anna Gray: My Myoclonic Seizures Turns out to be from a Craniopharyngioma

In 2013 Anna Gray was diagnosed with a brain tumour. Anna had been experiencing myoclonic jerks, a type of seizure which was caused by a…

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Interview with Helen Patterson: I Am Still Coming To Terms With My Ophthalmoplegia

Helen Patterson was diagnosed with a sphenoid wing meningioma. After a successful craniotomy to remove the brain tumour, however, she was sadly left with Ophthalmoplegia. …

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Interview with Dan Mason: I Hate That My Incurable Pleomorphic Xanthoastrocytoma Stops Me Driving

Dan Mason, 34, is a Dad of two and was diagnosed with a Pleomorphic Xanthoastrocytoma in 2007. A rare and incurable brain tumour. He shares…

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Interview with Rory Burke: My Oligodendroglioma and my Grand-Mal Seizure: What a Nightmare!

Rory Burke’s had a grand-mal seizure out of the blue while driving. Subsequent to the crash Rory had an MRI scan, he was diagnosed with…

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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…

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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…

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Karen’s Son Was Diagnosed With An Inoperable Pilocytic Astrocytoma

Mother of two Karen DeBonis from New York State talks about how it felt watching her son struggling to live with such a terrible start…

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Victoria And Her Meningioma Story

Victoria Bradley was diagnosed with a meningioma in June 2017. Victoria had been suffering from focal seizures and speech problems leading up to her diagnosis. Through…

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