American Brain Tumor Association provides comprehensive information to better understand the disease from anatomy of the brain to symptoms, tumor types, risk factors, and terminology. A dedicated area is directed to those caring for children or adolescents with brain tumors. The site has medically based information from diagnosis to treatment options that are easily understood as well as ways to assist the patient returning to their life. This incredibly informative website includes treatment options, support, resources, and help for caregivers.
Gilda’s Club Madison offers a virtual Brain Tumor Networking Group on the third Tuesday of each month from 3:00-4:30 p.m. The group is facilitated by a social worker or nurse and is open to anyone in the state of WI. For more information, or to register for the Zoom group, visit their website.
National Brain Tumor Society lets you explore “how to” links to find support and obtain answers regarding symptoms, tests, treatment options, and communicating with your doctor. Plus, on their website, read clinical research, public policy advancements, and recent news.