I Know Someone With a Brain Tumor

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    My Best Friend Has a Brain Tumor.

    Today I recieved an email from one of my best friends.  The beginning of the email was funny and light hearted as usual.  Then it got serious.  From this email I found out that my friend has a brain tumor in a part of his brain that controls major...
    dark6and6scary6 dark6and6scary6
    16-17, F
    Mar 21, 2009

    Mom Passed Away.... 2 Days Before Mother's Day

    She was diagnosed with an inoperable brain cancer in late 2009, and I and the rest of the family watched as her mind & body slowly disintegrated over the months. I've lost family members before such as grandparents, but this is the first time I've lost anyone in the immediate...
    Shadoglare Shadoglare
    36-40, M
    1 Response May 10, 2011

    My Auntie Has Two Brain Tumors.......

    As i was turning sixteen i found out my auntie had a brain tumor. I was told she kept getting bad eye sight and headaches so she went to see if she needed glasses. If she had never done that she wouldn't be here today. She was told as she was having n eye test that she had to go...
    lylkitkat lylkitkat
    16-17, F
    Oct 11, 2012

    My Mom Has Brain Cancer

    It all started around 4-5 years ago.  I got a call from mom and she told me she had breast cancer.  After I got off the phone I think I cried for 2 hours.  I was not able to come visit them then, but did make it down for thanksgiving the next year.  Her breast cancer ended up...
    pocolypse pocolypse
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Jan 30, 2011

    Beautiful Baby Boy....

    My nephew who is 4 years old has a brain tumor on his brain stem. Very rare, very difficult to treat, prognosis was not good and now we are at the end... Treatments did not work. His tumor grew back and seemingly is more aggressive. Hospice has been called. Doctor gives him 4...
    aniave aniave
    31-35, F
    Apr 14, 2011

    Tumor Removed

    My boyfriend just got a tumor removed four days ago. I love him so much. I wasn't expecting him to wake up and not be able to read very well or remember so many words. I know he's still healing and will probably fully recover but I feel so alone next to him. I can't imagine how...
    Mandysjeff Mandysjeff
    Jul 3, 2012

    Brain Tumor...been Growing For Decades... Found It Two Days Ago....

    Saturday morning I left to visit my grandmother who hadn't been feeling well. I noticed her eye was drooping and that she wasn't talking right. I opened her right eye and shined some light on it and her pupil didn't dilate. I called her health care provider and she insisted we...
    ThereisaHELLbelievemeiveseenit ThereisaHELLbelievemeiveseenit
    18-21, F
    6 Responses May 24, 2011
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