Rex Scates
Rex Scates

As a person with a Oliodendroglioma we are the silent majority of people with a brain tumor. We have a good survival percentage but with current technology a zero percent "cure" rate. I will have it the rest of my life. My goal is to die of old age. Plus basically no research fir treatments is used for our brain tumor type yet more of us are alive than people with a GBM. Our LTD time is to long to develop a good medicine data wise. heck one that was tried on a GBM may be successful on Oilios but they never tried.

Donna Amati
Donna Amati
  • Rex Scates

Thank you for your signature, and helping raise our voice for awareness.

Donna Amati
Donna Amati
  • Rex Scates

I have an Oligodrenglomia gr.2 also, you're right about our tumor type :-( that's why I started this. Hopefully it will make a difference for others :-) God Bless

Rex Scates
Rex Scates
  • Rex Scates

your on virtualtrials.com also correct? Al Musella is the best supporter of brain tumor research anywhere.

Donna Amati
Donna Amati
  • Rex Scates

No, but I will be...LOL..thanks!

T. Frank Box
T. Frank Box
  • Rex Scates

me too I survived the same thing 2 surgeries 30 radiation treatments & 1 year Procarbazine PCV
2 1/2 Years Speech therapy.

Molly McMurphy
Molly McMurphy

I used to have such beautiful hair. Small, compared to watching everybody in my support group die around me I know. But my hair is only the most recent thing this disease has taken from me. Precious memories, the ability to multi-task, the sense of security when I look at my little boy. So much of who I thought I was is gone and The constant threat of death every three months (MRI.) How can I expect to beat something nobody ever does? Please, please fund more research. It is a silent and deadly killer.

May Moloney
May Moloney
  • Molly McMurphy

Donna Amati
Donna Amati
  • Molly McMurphy

Molly, it's very hard ! I understand I have 3 children also, the turmoil and guilt we carry and worry about our future Is overwhelming . <3 Thank you for your signature, and helping raise our voice for awareness. God Bless You!!!

Ana Esner Musafir
Ana Esner Musafir
  • Molly McMurphy

go on molly ! God will protect you!

Donna Amati
Donna Amati
  • Molly McMurphy

We still have feelings, we are human. Yes, we have had many fallen warriors, but you still have feelings you're human. Fears, sadness, feeling of loss and the list can go on and on. Our lives have been changed drastically and they will never go back to they way they were, and that's hard to deal with.

Jean Robbins
Jean Robbins

My mother died 8 years ago from brain cancer called glioblastoma multiforme 6 months after diagnosis. Yes...please find a cure!

Jean Robbins
Jean Robbins
  • Jean Robbins

You can go to the link above to petition to please find a cure for brain cancer. Please do this!

Donna Amati
Donna Amati
  • Jean Robbins

Thank you for your signature, and helping raise our voice for awareness.

James Hartt
James Hartt
  • Jean Robbins

JEAN http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ARp_JlXqDsU Then you should get Real active and Real agitated at this: The [worst] kinds of Brain Cancer, including Glioblastoma has been CURED in many other people. However the treatment is not supported as it could be by FDA/Phrma. People are dying needlessly because they can't control it and it didn't come out of even one of all their Institutes, so it also makes them look foolish. Look at these 2 links to get plenty of info: (No traditional...

JEAN http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ARp_JlXqDsU Then you should get Real active and Real agitated at this: The [worst] kinds of Brain Cancer, including Glioblastoma has been CURED in many other people. However the treatment is not supported as it could be by FDA/Phrma. People are dying needlessly because they can't control it and it didn't come out of even one of all their Institutes, so it also makes them look foolish. Look at these 2 links to get plenty of info: (No traditional Radiation/Chemo) http://www.burzynskipatientgroup.org/facts

Sarah May-Miller
Sarah May-Miller
  • Jean Robbins

My father died 5 months after being diagnosed with a Glioblastoma 4 years ago...My mother just died November 17, 2012 of the exact same tumor, 6 weeks after her diagnoses :-(

Ellen LaFrancis
Ellen LaFrancis

Meningioma survivor but life has been completely changed because of this beast....blessed to still be among the living but now with some challenging (but invisible) deficits...

Donna Amati
Donna Amati
  • Ellen LaFrancis

Thank you for your signature, and helping raise our voice for awareness.

James Hartt
James Hartt
  • Ellen LaFrancis

Bring Awareness to this Highly Successful Cancer treatment, No Radiation/Chemo: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ARp_JlXqDsU and look on Left/Right sides for Survivors and info here http://burzynskipatientgroup.org/

Donna Amati
Donna Amati
  • Ellen LaFrancis

Thank you for your signature, and helping raise our voice for awareness. Hidden disabilities are hard to deal with, I think we all can agree. We look fine on the out side, only if they could see the struggles we have on the inside everyday.

Ellen LaFrancis
Ellen LaFrancis
  • Ellen LaFrancis

Deedee, likewise!!

Tony Anthony Armentani
Tony Anthony Armentani

My Sister, Mom, Aunt and myself all had/have Meningiomas! More than our fair share in this family... Thanks for helping to bring Awareness. K

Donna Amati
Donna Amati
  • Tony Anthony Armentani

Thank you for your signature, and helping raise our voice for awareness.

James Hartt
James Hartt
  • Tony Anthony Armentani

Bring Awareness to this Highly Successful Cancer treatment, No Radiation/Chemo: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ARp_JlXqDsU and look on Left/Right sides for Survivors and info here http://burzynskipatientgroup.org/

Debbie Sexton
Debbie Sexton
  • Tony Anthony Armentani

Karen i have just been recently diagnoised with a small 7mm Meningioma. This is all new to me. I have MS and while I was having an MRI for my MS they found this tumor. They are going to leave it alone at the moment and watch it to see if it grows. I am really nervous just knowing something is in my brain that should not be there. I see where you and a lot of your family members also have Meningionas. Did the tumors have to be removed in all of you. Guess just scared and wanted to hear...

Karen i have just been recently diagnoised with a small 7mm Meningioma. This is all new to me. I have MS and while I was having an MRI for my MS they found this tumor. They are going to leave it alone at the moment and watch it to see if it grows. I am really nervous just knowing something is in my brain that should not be there. I see where you and a lot of your family members also have Meningionas. Did the tumors have to be removed in all of you. Guess just scared and wanted to hear something from someone that has had experiece with the tumors. Any help would be appreciated. Thank you!

Tony Anthony Armentani
Tony Anthony Armentani
  • Tony Anthony Armentani

Hi Debbie: Sorry to hear about your diagnosis. Everyone is different depends on location, size and if you are having any cognitive problems. My Mom's was discovered when she was diagnosed w/end stage ovarian cancer, we did nothing about hers. My Aunt was 90 yo with other health problems, and didnt have any symptoms, just watched hers. My Sister was having seizures and her MNG was huge, plus she had few other smaller MNGs, she has had 4 surgeries and gamma knife radiation to keep her's in...

Hi Debbie: Sorry to hear about your diagnosis. Everyone is different depends on location, size and if you are having any cognitive problems. My Mom's was discovered when she was diagnosed w/end stage ovarian cancer, we did nothing about hers. My Aunt was 90 yo with other health problems, and didnt have any symptoms, just watched hers. My Sister was having seizures and her MNG was huge, plus she had few other smaller MNGs, she has had 4 surgeries and gamma knife radiation to keep her's in check. I was having cognitive problems which eventually led to discovery of my MNG, I've had 2 surgeries. We discovered a new MNG a few yrs ago and are just watching it for now, I may opt for a lil radiation to kill it before it can grow any larger. Please get yourself to a Experienced Brain Tumor Center to keep monitoring it. MNG's generally are slow-growing tumors. There are tons of MNG Warriors out here, check out Meningioma Mommas, Brain Tumor Survivors & Brain Tumor Talk facebook pages so you can connect with so many of us. Also go to www.braintumor.org to get facts about your specific type of tumor. Lots of good info out there, and lots of good people willing to share. Best of Luck to You, K

Tina Porciello Miller
Tina Porciello Miller

My mom died from brain cancer

Donna Amati
Donna Amati
  • Tina Porciello Miller

Thank you for your signature, and helping raise our voice for awareness.

James Hartt
James Hartt
  • Tina Porciello Miller

Bring Awareness to this Highly Successful Cancer treatment, No Radiation/Chemo: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ARp_JlXqDsU and look on Left/Right sides for Survivors and info here http://burzynskipatientgroup.org/

Donna Amati
Donna Amati
  • Tina Porciello Miller

Sorry to hear this, you're making a difference for her!

Doris Keaton
Doris Keaton

Brain Cancer Sucks! I watched my brother die from it and it was horrible. I pray for every one who has this dreadful disease. I pray for a cure not only for this cancer but ALL cancer.

Rinda Loftis
Rinda Loftis
  • Doris Keaton

Doris, I watched my dad die and it was horrible, I watched Tinker Rush die, and my cousin Jack Henley who passed 2/13/13 on Wednesday with this long battle. I do pray for a cure, I miss Tommy, Tinker, and Jack. They all left me within the last 90

Rinda Loftis
Rinda Loftis
  • Doris Keaton

Cancer Sucks Period!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Donna Amati
Donna Amati

Thank you all so much for signing my petition :-) the signatures have slowed down, so please resend your petitions. Thank you for bringing awareness for awful disease.

James Hartt
James Hartt
  • Donna Amati

What are you doing about getting word around about Burzynski? He has treatment, nontoxic, and proven patient stories for decades. Beware: of having a hidden agenda like the rest of the society has, and only be in the fight for only your cause. A proven treatment is a proven treatment regardless of where it comes from. Burzynski has The Best success ever on earth, and is already in the Phase3 Trials (last step), then FDA gets seriously behind it.

Donna Amati
Donna Amati
  • Donna Amati

I started this petition to bring awareness for Brain Tumors. I have no hidden agenda, I'm doing exactly what I set out to do. Awareness and Funding is my goal :-) as an 11yr survivor I advocate, and when I do it's for all of us :-)

Arcana Lysethavis
Arcana Lysethavis

People are slow with progress...slow with medical advancements. Slow with everything. Slow to comprehend there are excellent treatments out there in our world and even CURES for many illnesses we have, including mental illness, most cancers, diabetes, etc. I have been coming across info about a natural plant found in tropical regions that can kill cancer cells w/o the harmful effects chemo has. SOURSOP. Is this a hoax? I think not. I know of some very educated and professional doctors and...

People are slow with progress...slow with medical advancements. Slow with everything. Slow to comprehend there are excellent treatments out there in our world and even CURES for many illnesses we have, including mental illness, most cancers, diabetes, etc. I have been coming across info about a natural plant found in tropical regions that can kill cancer cells w/o the harmful effects chemo has. SOURSOP. Is this a hoax? I think not. I know of some very educated and professional doctors and nurses who have communicated to me we will be getting these better treatments and cures soon, under the new bill. Still hard for many to believe, including myself. But I am seeing the progession taking place slowly. DO NOT LOSE HOPE!

Arcana Lysethavis
Arcana Lysethavis
  • Arcana Lysethavis

we will NOT allow for greed to keep getting in our way. No...No way

Marie Daddario
Marie Daddario
  • Arcana Lysethavis

Amen to you.i wish they would of been able to help my mom.But her fight is over she passed.I hope they find a way to give treatment to anyone that needs it rather they can pay or not.Sometimes i wonder if i was a millionaire would i of been able to send my mom somewhere for help for her...things like that i dont wana see other people suffering cus they have no money..Its crazy.Hope i see a cure in my life time for others with this...

Lori Romano
Lori Romano

My husband died 3 weeks ago from glioblastoma brain cancer at the age of 56. He died 2 years after diagnosis. All Brain Cancers do not have the awareness they need. Please sign the petition to find a cure. Thank you ~.

Donna Amati
Donna Amati
  • Lori Romano

Lori, I am SO SORRY to hear about your loss. Thank you for taking time to sign this, I am taking this to congress myself!! I want to help all of us, we are all warriors, who fight and fight hard. God Bless !!!! You will be in my prayers <3

Marie Daddario
Marie Daddario
  • Lori Romano

Lost my mom to cancer in september.My prayers are with you when u take this to congress.God bless you.Thanks for being our voice........

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