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Coronavirus COVID-19 and brain tumours

We know that there will be a number of concerns from our community related to the coronavirus and how it can affect you following a brain tumour diagnosis. So we have put together the following resources to help you keep up to date with the latest advice.

What is coronavirus COVID-19?

Coronavirus are a large family of viruses which may cause illnesses in humans and animals. In humans, they are known to cause respiratory infections ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases. 

The most recent coronavirus to be found causes coronavirus disease called COVID-19. COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways.

More information about coronavirus COVID-19 and brain tumours

Coronavirus updates

Get the latest health advice around coronavirus COVID-19 and how you might be affected

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Treatment changes

How coronavirus is affecting brain tumour treatments and advice on how to cope

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Online support communities

Connect with other people who are sharing your experience through this difficult time

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Expert videos

Brain tumour experts answer your questions and give practical advice for staying well

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Tips from our community

Our community have been sharing tips and advice about staying positive during self-isolation.

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Shielding the vulnerable

What is shielding, who is affected and answers to some frequently asked questions.

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Benefits and employment advice

Our experienced benefits advisor explains how your finances could be affected.

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Tips for self-isolating

Practical suggestions and advice on how to self isolate for coronavirus COVID-19

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Looking after your well-being

How to look after your mental health and wellbeing during self-isolation for coronavirus COVID-19

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Looking after your child

How to explain and manage your child's stress and anxiety around coronavirus COVID-19

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Activities for kids at home

Fun and educational activities for children at home due to coronavirus

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Staying at home

Tips on how to minimise social interaction to reduce the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).

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Get support

If you have concerns or are struggling to cope, please contact our support line for advice

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