No one knows the urgency of funding research and developing treatments better those who’ve been diagnosed.  They, and their loved ones, are on the front lines battling these tumors every minute of every day.  Here are a few of their stories.

Policeman looks to return to work after immunotherapy

CT mom on American Ninja Warrior in memory of her son

“Sean Strong” raises funds for brain tumor research in memory of young athlete

Dash for Danni honors Connecticut athlete

Connecticut 7 year old is learning to overcome amazing challenges

Former Red Sox prospect celebrates 7 years since surgery

Nascar driver returns to track after brain tumor surgery

Wisconsin coach loses dad to brain tumor

Surprise wedding for this tumor patient

This 10 year old Patriots fan lived with courage

Former Philly battles brain tumor

Veteran with brain tumor works to raise awareness

19 year old basketball player’s fight touched the world

Often the research on one specific cancer will prove valuable for many other malignancies, including brain tumors.  This is the story of two young survivors of other cancers supporting each other.

UConn pitcher and 6 year old share cancer fight

Brain tumor takes Marlins writer at 42