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What to ask your doctor about brain tumours

Men and women discussing brain tumours

Some suggestions for questions you might ask your doctor

  • How will I know if I have a brain tumour?
  • Will my diet, drinking or smoking habits increase my risk of a brain tumour?
  • Can I be screened for a brain tumour?
  • Do brain tumours run in families?
  • Will using my mobile phone increase my risk of developing a brain tumour?
  • Does where I live increase my risk of a brain tumour?
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Updated: 22 November 2013