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Guelph & Wellington Brain Tumour Support Group

Guelph & Wellington Brain Tumour Support Group

Guelph & Wellington Brain Tumour Support Group

"Two Hats Are Better Than One"

Heartfelt thanks to my family, friends and health care professionals. I was diagnosed in July 2000 with a Pilocytic Astrocytoma attached to my brain stem. Surgery, radiation, physiotherapy and a lot of love and support make me the "luckiest mommy in the world." To my loving Mom and beautiful daughter, Kyleigh; you are both truly my source of joy and strength. - Ruth Russell September 2005.

"For those who have succumbed to their illness, may they rest in peace" - Jodie Brown-Bedford and Jean Brown September 2005.


 

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Childhood Brain Tumour Signs & Symptoms

Earlier this year, you gave us your feedback in a survey on brain tumour signs and symptoms. One of the things we did with that survey was to compile a list of the most common signs & symptoms for children. Now, as part of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, we are sharing compelling quotes from that survey and urging you to share them with this link to see the symptoms: www.braintumour.ca/symptoms. Thank you!

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