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Boozy Bingo! By popular demand 2 nights: Nov 30th & Dec 1st. Copper Rock Coffee Co. Appleton WI 7:30-10:00

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It all started with a child. Learn more about the passionate people who bring the LTF’s mission to life.

Non-Profit Fighting Neurofibromatosis (NF)

The Littlest Tumor Foundation

What is Neurofibromatosis (NF)?

This genetic disorder has three forms: NF1, NF2, and Schwannomatosis. NF1 affects 1 in 3,000 births and causes tumors to grow anywhere in the body, including the brain and spine and can cause a series of other significant health issues. They range from serious skeletal abnormalities to cardiovascular issues to difficult-to-treat cancers. Much is still not understood.

Our Mission

Increase understanding of Neurofibromatosis (NF), empower affected families, advance research of preventative therapies.

Child Tumor Prevention IS Achievable!

Our message is simple: tumors in children, we do not like them. The world needs to know about Neurofibromatosis, so we promote awareness daily. Through collaborations with congress, nonprofit organizations, and others, we work toward awareness, prevention, and – someday – a cure.

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Annalise: Ways to Deal With Stress & Anxiety

Wellness is more than just eating healthy, exercising, and getting enough sleep. Although most of the time mental wellness goes hand in hand with those three things, it is very important to keep in mind the stress and anxiety of work, going back to school, and...
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NF Family Wellness Retreat: A Young Adult Perspective

Every summer, the Littlest Tumor Foundation puts on a 4 day wellness retreat, specifically for families that have someone with NF in them. They typically go from Friday to Monday and have many fun activities to keep everyone of any age group occupied. Most of the...
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Annalise on Eating Healthy

Personally, I am a firm believer that as humans, we have the ability to make our own choices. I believe that as long as you know the consequences to theses choices, if there are any, it should be on you to make the decision if you want to follow thru or not. I believe...
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