Basic information about Acoustic Neuroma can be found on the NHS Choices website (http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Acoustic-neuroma/Pages/Introduction.aspx)
Information can also be found on the British Acoustic Neuroma Association (BANA) website (www.bana-uk.com)
Becoming a member of BANA (£18 per annum membership fee) has many benefits including:
A quarterly magazine with member articles, professional articles, hints and tips from other members, reports of branch and support group meetings and fundraising reports
Branch and support group meetings held throughout the UK - open to all BANA members and their guests.
An 0800 phone line which is manned during office hours where our administrator or co-ordinator can answer your non-medical questions.
A support register of members who are happy to be contacted by new members or those needing support
A website members' section containing Treatment Centre questionnaires completed by the hospitals which treat Acoustic Neuromas in the UK, numerous professional and member articles, back copies of the magazine and an active members' forum where members can discuss their problems and gain mutual support from other members.
Information sheets and booklets giving information and help about a variety of Acoustic Neuroma symptoms