Timeline: Glioblastoma cases on the Treasure Coast

Residents worried by rare form of brain cancer

WEST PALM BEACH, FL - 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.

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