Share Your Story

The stories of other brain tumor patients and loved ones can be a source of strength, comfort, and encouragement. Read a story or share your own story with the brain tumor community.

 

 

  • My story is a simple one: had six children, all boys (now five) and one of my sons, Jack, was diagnosed with paediatric GBM in July 2016 and died in April 2018. He was just 21. We live in Tasmania, Australia. I have written... Read more...

  • My tumor’s name was Jim. I was 15 when the MRI found Jim hiding in the left frontal lobe of my brain. Jim was evicted four years later, during the summer before my sophomore year at the University of Florida. Jim, a low-grade astrocytoma,... Read more...

  • I was diagnosed four weeks ago with a grade 3. I had a total resection 2 weeks ago. I have started a blog to record my experience. www.bambiandme.com Sarah Hughes | Patient Read more...

  • I was 17 years old when I was diagnosed with two extraventricular neurocytomas, the day that changed my life forever. I started having partial focal seizures, 3 days went by until I decided to go to the hospital. I was taken in for a... Read more...

  • It was two weeks before Christmas 2014 as I sat in the doctors office waiting to hear why my body seemed to be playing tricks on me, why so much pain in my head, my face, my teeth and my ears? Why were my... Read more...


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