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We are all in this fight together. We need our voices to be heard. Lend your voice to National Brain Tumor Society and help increase the volume of awareness.

Head to The Hill

Our annual advocacy day brings hundreds of brain tumor advocates from across the country to the nation’s capital to educate congressional delegates on the critical issues facing our community. Join us and we’ll provide you will all of the tools you’ll need to be an effective advocate!

From the Blog

  • May 26, 2017

    Guest Blog: Navigating the Brain Tumor Journey as Part of a Community

    Nancy Cincotta is the Psychosocial Director, Camp Sunshine* at Sebago Lake. Regardless of where you are in life, a diagnosis of a brain tumor is daunting. You and your family may feel disconnected from the world you had previously been part of, an

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  • May 24, 2017

    It IS Brain Surgery: Part II – A Patient Perspective

    In Part I of this expert series on neurosurgery (brain surgery) we discussed the purpose of this series, and heard from a neurosurgeon about the basics of brain tumor surgery. Today, we hear from a patient that has experience how diffic

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  • May 19, 2017

    Closing In on a Prime Suspect: Scientific Evidence Mounts in the Search for Better Treatments for Kids with Brain Tumors

    A version of the following originally appeared on the St. Baldrick’s Foundation blog. Last September, during the annual commemoration of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in the United States, National Brain Tumor Society tea

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