Timeline: Track glioblastoma in St. Lucie County

Timeline: Track glioblastoma in St. Lucie County

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.

After FOX 29'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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