Grey Matters. The story of a brain tumor survivor's experience, struggles, and hope.

Grey Matters Blog

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…


A Hero Lies In You!

Posted by Chris Cusano on September 23, 2018

“You have a brain tumor.”  These were the words uttered to me that have changed my life ten years ago.  When I first heard them, I knew what it meant, but I never …


Recently diagnosed with a brain tumor? Have questions or need support? Contact us today.