Brain Tumour Awareness
To educate & provide access to credible information - our first key pillar and a part of our mission
After a diagnosis the first question one asks is
The first pillar of the foundation is 'Awareness'. This includes raising awareness about brain tumours in Pakistan and it also includes providing accurate, credible, and relevant information to all those impacted.
The aim is to provide global, as well as Pakistan-specific, data to help patients and caregivers make informed choices and decisions in their journey as they fight a Brain Tumour.
2. SIGNS & SYMPTOMS
Diagnosis could be triggered by growing symptoms or a sudden incident and everyone diagnosed with a brain tumour will likely have a unique set of symptoms that leads to their diagnosis.
However, It is always helpful to understand the most common signs and symptoms of a brain tumour.
Treatment options and recommendations depend on a number of factors such as the type of tumour, its locations, and the patients condition.
Therefore, recommending treatment can be complicated.
Listen to Dr Adnan Jabbar (Head Oncologist at the Aga Khan University Hospital) explain in detail.