Brain Tumours

Headsmart – ‘HeadSmart is a project that aims to enhance the awareness of symptoms of brain tumours in children and young people. This website is intended for the public and for health professionals, to help us all work together to improve diagnosis of childhood brain tumours in the UK.’

The Brain Tumour Charity – ‘The Brain Tumour Charity is at the forefront of the fight to defeat brain tumours, making a difference every day to the lives of people with a brain tumour and their families.’ they also have a symptoms of a brain tumor in adults page and a symptoms of a brain tumor in children page

Brain Tumour Research

What is a brain tumor?

Brain & Spine Foundation Booklet – ‘This booklet provides information on brain tumours in adults and focuses on primary brain tumours. The booklet describes brain tumours and provides information on common symptoms, tests and investigations, and possible treatments. It also provides information on rehabilitation and returning to everyday activities.’

About a brain tumour, Headway

Brain Tumour Information, National Brain Tumor Society

Brain Tumour Information for children


Cancer Research UK – ‘All about brain tumours, including symptoms and causes, tests to diagnose brain tumours, treatment (including surgery, radiotherapy, chemotherapy) and current research.’

Understanding Brain Tumours, Macmillan Cancer Support

BUPA – Brain tumour information and you can talk to a bupa consultant and they’ll aim to get you seen the next day

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