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It’s Your Fight, It’s OUR Fight: Brain Tumor Awareness Month 2015

Brain Tumor Awareness Month kicks off on May 1. People from all over the United States come together and raise the profile of the brain tumor community and the issues we face. At NBTS, we’re exceptionally blessed to have a group of advocates, donors, partners, and volunteers who have sat down with us over the […]

Progress for Pediatrics

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. I never imagined that my daughter, one of my children, could get a brain tumor… -Natalie Walsh Natalie Walsh is a mother of three and shared with us the story of her daughter, Daisy. Please watch the video:   For kids like Daisy, and the thousands of other children diagnosed […]

#BTSM Chat: Patients and Caregivers Discuss What They’d Like to See Addressed in New Treatments

The first Sunday of each month brain tumor survivors, patients, family, and caregivers use Twitter to share experiences, ideas, and information. The Brain Tumor Social Media chat (#btsm) was started a little over a year ago by Liz Salmi.  The chats are moderated by Liz and Charlie Blotner and is promoted as a “patient-run Twitter community […]