Brain Tumors for Parents
Brain tumors are the second most common group of childhood cancers. Treatment requires a very specialized plan involving a team of medical specialists.
Medulloblastoma for Parents
Medulloblastoma is a type of brain tumor. Most brain tumors in children are medulloblastoma.
Cancer Basics - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Learn about the different types of cancers and how they're treated.
Skull Base Surgery for Parents
Skull base surgery is done to remove tumors and other growths that appear at the bottom of the skull.
Proton Therapy for Cancer for Parents
Proton therapy is an advanced type of radiation therapy. It's an effective treatment for many childhood cancers.
Cancer & Tumors - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Learn about different types of cancer and how they are treated.
Craniopharyngioma for Parents
A craniopharyngioma is a rare type of benign brain tumor. Most people treated for a craniopharyngioma are cured.
PET/MRI Scan for Parents
A PET/MRI scan is an imaging test that combines PET and MRI in one session. It creates very detailed pictures of the inside of the body.
Steroids for Treating Cancer for Parents
Unlike the steroids that body builders use, steroids used in cancer treatment are safe and help kids feel better.
Seizures for Parents
Seizures are caused by a sudden surge of electrical activity in the brain. Find out what you need to know about seizures and what to do if your child has one.