Mother reveals 10-year-old daughter’s ‘toothache’ turned out to be a golf ball-sized brain tumour

A mother has revealed her heartbreak after her 10-year-old daughter’s toothache turned out to be a rare and aggressive golf ball-sized brain tumour.    Lucie Thomson, from Liverpool, was out playing with her three sisters when she came home complaining of pain in her mouth and blurred vision in March last year.  After lockdown saw her … Read more

Paul Ritter dead at 54: Harry Potter, James Bond and Friday Night Dinner actor had brain tumour

Friday Night Dinner and Chernobyl actor Paul Ritter has credits for 77 TV series, films or shorts over the past 30 years. Among them are Harry Potter and James Bond films, along with TV series such as The Bill and Cold Feet. Here is Ritter’s full filmography from 1992 to the present year: · 1992-1996: … Read more

Love Island star Sophie Gradon’s mum Deborah says daughter’s death has left her with a brain tumour

Sophie Gradon’s mother has revealed she’s got a brain tumour, saying it could have been caused by the ‘stress’ of her daughter’s tragic death.   Deborah, 62, spoke about her health issues and admitted that every day since her daughter died has been ‘agony’ in a candid interview with The Mirror.  The Love Island star, 32, … Read more

Tom Parker is ‘shocking’ doctors with his great response to treatment for terminal brain tumour

Max George has revealed that doctors are ‘shocked’ at how well his The Wanted bandmate Tom Parker is responding to treatment for his terminal brain tumour. Brave musician Tom, 32, continues to battle terminal brain cancer after being diagnosed with a stage 4 glioblastoma in September 2020. And Max, 32, has declared he’s ‘really proud’ … Read more

Electronic ‘nose’ that detects chemicals in breath may help spot early signs of oesophageal tumour 

An electronic ‘nose’ that sniffs out chemicals in breath may help spot early signs of oesophageal cancer, which can be linked to acid reflux. The breathalyser-type device uses sensors to identify patterns of compounds found in breath that are unique to Barrett’s oesophagus, a ‘pre’ condition to the cancer. Improving diagnosis of oesophageal (or gullet) … Read more

Tom Parker shares a sweet snap with baby son Bodhi amid terminal brain tumour battle

Tom Parker spent some quality time with his baby son Bodhi on Monday, sharing a blissful photo of the pair snuggling on the sofa. The Wanted star, 32, had his little one, four months – who was wearing an adorable blue elephant onesie – propped up on his chest as he gazed lovingly at him. Tom’s … Read more

James Jordan reveals his father Allan has died after a battle with a terminal brain tumour

James Jordan has revealed that his beloved father Allan has sadly died, after battling a brain tumour. The former Strictly Come Dancing star, 42, revealed the sad news on Instagram on Saturday, noting that his dad ‘became an angel at 8.05am.’ In the heartbreaking post, James wrote: ‘My dad became an angel at 8:05am. I … Read more

Ola and James Jordan break down in tears over dad’s brain tumour

‘He’s back in hospital and really unwell’: Ola and James Jordan break down in tears as they discuss not being able to spend ‘proper time’ with his father amid terminal brain tumour By Rebecca Davison for MailOnline Published: 14:13 GMT, 1 March 2021 | Updated: 14:16 GMT, 1 March 2021 Ola and James Jordan broke … Read more

Former Newcastle manager Glenn Roeder passes away at the age of 65 after brain tumour battle

Former Newcastle United manager Glenn Roeder has passed away at the age of 65 after a long battle with a brain tumour. Roeder also managed West Ham, Watford, Gillingham and Norwich City during his coaching career, while he held a coaching position with the England national team under Glenn Hoddle.  The London-born football figure also had … Read more

Tom Parker’s wife Kelsey gives an update on his terminal brain tumour diagnosis

Tom Parker’s wife Kelsey shared an emotional update on her husband’s terminal brain tumour diagnosis after he revealed he had his first coronavirus vaccine. The mother of two, 30, said she felt ‘incredibly lucky’ to have her husband Tom, 32, and their two children Aurelia, 15 months and newborn Bodhi in an emotive post. Kelsey shared a … Read more