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Living With Timmy

March is Brain Tumour Awareness Month!

Living With Timmy, the short memoir I wrote about living with a brain tumour is free to download during March 25 to March 29. 25 more words

Cutting Edge

Fact: The iKnife can detect cancer instantly during surgery.

Cancer isn’t much fun, but modern medicine is helping us win the fight. Treatments are getting ever more sophisticated, but sometimes the best bet for curing cancer is good old fashioned surgery to just cut out the tumour. 315 more words

Fact

Getting My Blog On

Now this is a story all about how
My life got flipped-turned upside down
And I’d like to take a minute
Just sit right there… 989 more words

Intraosseous

Woman has 140-pound tumour removed, losing half her body weight

ALLENTOWN, Pa. – Oblivious to the tumour growing inside her, Mary Clancey said she was resigned to being a plump old lady. Over 15 years she kept getting bigger despite dieting. 329 more words

World

What were your symptoms that led you to being diagnosed with a brain tumour?

It’s probably the question I get asked the most and the question that I find most difficult to answer. Because for me, there were no ‘typical’ or well known symptoms. 2,679 more words

Brain

'Fake' Doctor Exposed By Neat Handwriting

A man who posed as a doctor in the NSW health system for more than a decade has been betrayed after writing prescriptions that were way too easy to read. 261 more words

Auspol

The Character of a Tumour

I jumped in the car after doing the daily school run in a rush as usual trying to get to work on time. The phone buzzed and I picked up, it was my brother. 672 more words