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Timeline: Glioblastoma cases on the Treasure Coast

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Posted at 3:26 PM, Jun 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-12 18:19:58-04

Glioblastoma is an aggressive form of cancer that occurs in the brain or spinal cord.

Nearly a dozen people in the Fort Pierce area were diagnosed with the disease and found each other.

Special section: Glioblastoma in St. Lucie County

After WPTV’s Meghan McRoberts reported on these people, many more came forward.

Eventually, the Health Department and a local congressman became involved.

Here is a timeline of events.