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May 2012

My Happy Mother's Day

By Tina Lavelle
Sunday, May 13, 2012

Mother’s Day means Sunday brunches, flowers, cards and presents. But for me, it’s so much more.

GO GRAY FOR MAY

By Kayla Giacin
Thursday, May 10, 2012

    As many of you are aware, May is brain tumor awareness month.  You may have been following our facts of the day on Pinterest, Facebook and Twitter or might have boasted gray yourself either through the clothes you wear, a picture you share or by sharing your knowledge known from having dealt with a brain tumor.Some facts about brain tumors:

C.A.N.C.E.R.

By Stacia Wagner for CJ Nolze
Friday, May 4, 2012

 This poem eloquently sums up many of the feelings expressed by other teen survivors. Thanks to survivor, high school student and outstanding author, CJ Nolze.C.A.N.C.E.R.

THE AGE OF SELF-DIAGNOSIS: WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW

By Kayla Giacin
Thursday, May 3, 2012

I think that I grew up during a very interesting age of technology where over several decades I saw a complete change in how people seek information.  I’m at an age where my first grammar school research project was done with a set of encyclopedias and several trips to the local library, and by the time I graduated college, I could have completed an entire thesis from the comforts of...

WORDS OF WISDOM FROM TEEN SURVIVORS

By Stacia Wagner
Thursday, May 3, 2012

Last week we had a teen and young adult get together at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). The group discussed advice they would give to a newly diagnosed teen and advice they would give to friends of a brain tumor patient or survivor.

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