Brain Tumor

Nick Coleman

Who

Bob Marley had a brain tumor that forced him to pass away

What

A mass of tissue formed by an accumulation of abnormal cells

where

It can cause headaches, blurred vision, vomiting, etc. Also the brain controls the body so with a tumor in it, it can cause your body to act different.

when

You can begin to get the symptoms within a week and will be able to tell something is wrong

why

begin when normal cells have an error in the DNA. They don't always start in the brain but they spread to the brain.

how

The treatments are surgery, radiation therpy, and chemotherapy

fact

  • 688,0942 people are living with a brain tumor
  • About 11% more of males have brain tumors
  • Around 14,000 people with die this year due to brain cancer