1. Routine eye test revealed satsuma-sized tumour hidden in mum's skull

    Routine eye test revealed satsuma-sized tumour hidden in mum's skull

    A mum feared she would not live to see her children grow up when a routine eye test revealed a satsuma-sized tumour inside her skull. Natalie Marriott, 40, from Coalville, Leicestershire had always suffered from headaches. When, five years ago, she began to have blurred vision and dizziness, too, a doctor diagnosed her with migraines. But having disagreed with the diagnosis, she ignored her medication and opted to carry on with her life, seeking no further help. It wasn’t until the mum-of-two, who wears glasses for short-sightedness, went for a regular check-up at Specsavers in March this year, that ...

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