Student with brain tumour repeatedly turned away by doctors who said she was "homesick"

Student with brain tumour repeatedly turned away by doctors who said she was 'homesick' Megan suffered from terrible headaches and had difficulty walking but doctors put it down to stress | UPDATED: 14:10 GMT, 30 April 2012 A student who was suffering from a brain tumour was repeatedly turned away by doctors who insisted she was just 'homesick.' Megan Thompson, who was just three weeks into her childhood studies course at Leeds Metropolitan University, complained of terrible headaches and walking problems and made repeated trips to the doctor.