Courtney wants us to Shine A Light on nerve tumour campaign – Times & Star

A West Cumbrian woman is raising awareness of neurofibromatosis after living with the condition all of her life.

Courtney Lee Deakin, 26, from St Bees, was diagnosed with neurofibromatosis – the umbrella term for a group of genetic conditions which mean nerve tumour increase, at the age of three.

Her mum, Kay Lee, had recognised some tell tale cafe au lait marks on her body after watching a TV programme on it.

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