Young patient an inspiration.brain tumour Noun 1. brain tumour - a tumor in the brain
neoplasm, tumor, tumour - an abnormal new mass of tissue that serves no purpose
glioblastoma, spongioblastoma - a fast-growing malignant brain tumor composed of spongioblasts; nearly always patient has inspired a life coach and jewellery designer to create charm bracelets to help other children with the condition.
Antonio Marsocci, owner of the Think Positive brand, was moved by sevenyear-old Mason Fountain's positive attitude in the face of the disease.
Despite having to undergo gruelling gru·el·ing also gru·el·ling
Physically or mentally demanding to the point of exhaustion: a grueling campaign.
gru treatment, Mason set up a successful fund-raising group called Mason's Magic that supports the work of Brain Tumour UK.
Antonio said:"Mason's story has made me realise how devastating dev·as·tate
tr.v. dev·as·tat·ed, dev·as·tat·ing, dev·as·tates
1. To lay waste; destroy.
2. To overwhelm; confound; stun: was devastated by the rude remark. this disease is. It kills more children now in the UK than leukaemia, yet the investment is not there to raise awareness, conduct vital research and provide desperately needed support."
He has created the Think Positive bracelet and every month a new charm designed by a different designer will be released for it.The bracelet comes in a handcrafted wooden box and is available from www.thinkpositiveliving.co.uk for pounds 139.
All profits will support Mason's Magic and the work of Brain Tumour UK.
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|Publication:||The Birmingham Post (England)|
|Date:||Apr 12, 2012|
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