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The Man

Posted by Chris Cusano on May 11, 2019

I took last night to let the news sink in, or at least I tried to, but yesterday’s news brought too much excitement.  I knew the day would come and I was optimistic, but I have st…

Don’t Stop Believin’

Posted by Chris Cusano on April 16, 2019

Where has the time gone?   Admittedly, and my apologies to all of you, but since starting my new position, my blogging has gotten away from me as I have needed to give more of myse…

So Here’s My Lifelong Wish, My Grown Up Christmas List

Posted by Chris Cusano on December 21, 2018

Dear Santa, As children we believe The grandest sight to see Was something lovely wrapped beneath the tree But Heaven only knows That packages and bows Can never heal a heartached human soul…

Oh, and it’s Time to Lend a Hand to Life, the Greatest Gift of All

Posted by Chris Cusano on November 8, 2018

There are not many instances where you would say a hospital visit is pleasant or joyous, but our annual check presentation from the Cusano Family Brain Tumor Fund to the Yale Brain Tumor Cen…

Did You Ever Know That You’re My Hero

Posted by Chris Cusano on October 29, 2018

The brain tumor community lost one its greatest advocates and the fiercest warrior I have ever met, and perhaps will ever know, this past Friday. Tracey Gamer-Fanning-Shimer, a co-founding m…

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