Margaret's Story of Hope

Margaret's Story of Hope

Margaret shared her story of hope at the Brain Tumour National Conference on Saturday, October 20, 2018, and it is our pleasure to share this video story of her dad's diagnosis, treatment and recovery from a brain tumour, followed by her own diagnosis, treatment and recovery. 

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