Why My Next MRI Scan Is Particularly Gut-Wrenching

It’s that time again. Tomorrow I’m having an MRI scan. It was originally planned for September, but with me being pregnant (and having had quite a rocky first trimester – maybe I’ll talk more about…

View Post

Charley’s Story

Charley Lemon is 29 and lives in Swansea. Two years ago, a sudden seizure during her sleep led to her being diagnosed with a grade 3 Glioma. I’m really excited to share this interview. Not…

View Post

5 Reasons to Go To Your Nearest Trekstock Meetup

Last weekend I was at the Manchester Trekstock meetup; painting mugs and chatting with a lovely bunch of people. Since then, I had the idea that I should share a few bits of info about…

View Post

Brain tumours and pregnancy: life changing news alert

Brain tumours and pregnancy! You probably weren’t expecting that, were you? I’m writing this a few days after sharing the news on Instagram and Twitter – where I got the loveliest of messages, so thank…

View Post

How to live with a brain tumour 733 days in

That’s right – three days ago marked precisely two years since I first heard the words brain tumour. It was my tumour-versary if you will. I’m late getting this out because I’ve been recovering from a…

View Post