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CCAM and NBTS: A recap of pediatric brain tumor news

As another Childhood Cancer Awareness Month (CCAM) comes to a close, the National Brain Tumor Society wants to thank all of you for attending our events, sharing your stories, and doing your part in the fight against all pediatric brain tumors and cancers. At the beginning of September, we posted about what you could do to […]

Brain Tumor Advocacy and Rallying for Research

Last week, National Brain Tumor Society Advocates were in our nation’s capitol participating in a number of activities both in support of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and advocating for medical research funding. A special thanks to Lisa Peabody, Gina Memmott, Brian Spillman, Mary Dunn, and BethAnn Telford for their efforts on behalf of the brain tumor […]

STAR Act Shines A Light of Hope on Pediatric Cancers

For many pediatric brain tumor and cancer advocates, like all of us at NBTS and our many volunteers, a main point of frustration is that little progress has been made in the past 30 years in treating children with this disease. Despite the tremendous fundraising efforts that have taken place, and the best efforts of […]