Brain cancer

If you or someone you know has been diagnosed with brain cancer (or with a brain tumour), we can provide the information you need, whether you're making a decision about treatment, looking for support, or just need to understand the basics.

Brain cancer affects your nervous system. If you're worried about brain cancer, it's best to first understand the facts.

Knowing the symptoms of brain cancer is important. We'll help you understand what's happening to your body and explain how brain cancer is diagnosed.

The main treatments for brain cancer are surgery, chemotherapy, radiotherapy and steroid therapy. Find out what the treatments for brain cancer are and how they work.

Living with brain cancer can be difficult, but there's help. We can assist you in finding support and in understanding how to stay healthy.

The exact cause of brain cancer is unknown, but there are risk factors that can increase your chance of developing the disease. Learn about changes you can make to your lifestyle to reduce your risk of brain cancer.

Download our booklets and factsheets, including information about cancer types, treatments, side-effects, emotional effects, financial information and more.