Seve Ballesteros joins the club

Following his collapse last week, it’s sad to hear that Seve Ballesteros has been diagnosed with a brain tumour. The reason I’m more interested in this than any other normal health/sports story is that my dad also has a brain tumour. Brain tumour conjures up lots of images and, to be honest, I’m still not sure I totally get it. […]

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Helpless

So my Dad’s recently started chemotherapy to try and remove his pesky brain tumour (does that make it sound like something out of Scooby Doo? Good!) He’s very matter-of-fact about it all. He got through the radiotherapy part of it fairly easily, with a few tired spells, but not a lot of other bother. This time, though, I don’t think […]

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