Tumours

Jeanne's Story: Hard-To-Diagnose Tumours Finally Found

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre | Posted 11.18.2016 | Canada Living
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

There's an old saying: "When you hear hoofbeats, think horses not zebras." And in many cases, it's true: think straight and look for the obvious diagnosis. But for Jeanne Yee -- suffering from rare, hard-to-diagnose tumours for more than a decade -- someone had to look for the zebra.

Higher Education Could Put You At Risk For A Brain Tumour

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 06.21.2016 | Canada Living

"The symptoms are not avoidable — you can't sit at home and not seek care."

What Exactly Is A Tumour? (Read This Before You Freak Out)

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 04.17.2015 | Canada Living

When most people hear the word tumour, cancer fears aren't far behind. But what exactly is a tumour? How do you get one? And how can you treat it? ...

Dealing With My Mother-in-Law's Brain Tumour

Charity Gaspar | Posted 12.29.2012 | Canada Living
Charity Gaspar

A brain tumour is a scary thing. You can't see it growing, you can't feel it growing. It hides behind your eyes and watches you live your life... waiting until someone notices something a little "off" about you. My mother-in-law had a malignant brain tumour. Everyone's experience with one is different. This is hers.