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The Hats Tribute is a collection of personal stories by those affected by a brain tumour

Northey, Kelly Marie

Northey, Kelly Marie

Northey, Kelly Marie

May 24, 1973 - January 30, 1982

Kelly's legacy is the Brain Research Fund, which became Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada. One beautiful, brave, little girl's tumour is responsible for the hope now shared by thousands of brain tumour patients around the world.



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Roy and the Gamma Knife – A Happy Tale

I had headaches, almost daily, for 10 years or more. It was a rare day if I did not have a headache. I used to joke that I should own stock in headache remedy companies. I also had a lot of night sweats, non-restful sleep, and trouble regulating my body temperature. All these symptoms both my GP and I put off to stress.

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Courtney’s Story of Stability

Stability. It’s a strange concept when you have what it known to be a progressive, life long illness. You hear the words, “Your tumour...

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Stephen's Story: "I have faith that we will meet again"

Stephen and I chatted on what should have been his 32nd Wedding Anniversary. Stephen and Susan were married for 30 years and were best...

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