r/braincancer

7k members
r/braincancer is a subreddit with 7k members. Its distinguishing qualities are that the community is medium in size.
Information and support for patients diagnosed with brain tumors or cancer and their friends and family. TBI patients also welcome!

Popular Themes in r/braincancer

#1
Pain & Anger
: "Hope for brain cancer survivors 🙏🏼🙏🏼"
29 posts
#2
Advice Requests
: "I have a brain tumor craniotomy surgery in a couple of weeks and I’m petrified. I’ve never had surgery in my life and I’m in my late 40s. I don’t want to be in any pain during recovery. Please send positive vibes. What do you recommend to prepare for a scheduled invasive procedure?"
18 posts
#3
Solution Requests
: "What therapies helped your memory?"
4 posts
#4
News
: "Researchers Uncover Evidence That Ancient Egyptians May Have Performed Cancer Surgery As Early As 4,000 Years Ago"
1 post

Popular Topics in r/braincancer

#1

Surgery

: "Toddler Surgery in less than 6 hours"
12 posts
#2

Brain Tumor

: "I have a Brain Tumor craniotomy surgery in a couple of weeks and I’m petrified. I’ve never had surgery in my life and I’m in my late 40s. I don’t want to be in any pain during recovery. Please send positive vibes. What do you recommend to prepare for a scheduled invasive procedure?"
9 posts
#3

Craniotomy

: "Not afraid to share my scar wound. Coming up on one year since I was rushed to the SICU for emergency decompressive Craniotomy surgery. Cancer spread to my brain. It's been a tough journey but I'm just grateful and thankful to be alive. I almost died. "
8 posts
#4

Radiation

: "Radiation finished n A prize "
7 posts
#5

Side Effects

: "Lacosamide / Vimpat Side Effects ?"
3 posts
#6

Seizures

3 posts
#7

Treatment

: "Frustrations with lack of guidance on how to navigate Treatment options landscape"
3 posts
#8

Cancer

: "Not afraid to share my scar wound. Coming up on one year since I was rushed to the SICU for emergency decompressive craniotomy surgery. Cancer spread to my brain. It's been a tough journey but I'm just grateful and thankful to be alive. I almost died. "
3 posts
#9

Keppra

: "Headaches and Keppra?"
2 posts
#10

Diagnosis

2 posts

Member Growth in r/braincancer

Daily
+0 members(0.0%)
Monthly
+153 members(2.3%)
Yearly
+893 members(14.9%)

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