Skyewaters

I blog about Hydrocephalus to give a voice to the millions (if not billions) of people around the world with this condition NOT disease.  As much as these experiences are unique to me and my family, I’m sure others have experienced it too.  My aim…to shine a light on it and raise awareness – simple and challenging at the same time but worth it!

Who’s with me..?

Something has got to be said for surviving a milestone with this condition.  However, it’s not just about surviving another week, month or year without surgery because that in itself is a priceless gift (any Hydro Warrior would understand and acknowledge it). I for one, have literally survived… Without...

Happy Mothers Day

Mothers day brings with it so many thoughts.  Mostly there’s a feeling of thankfulness and appreciation.  Last year I focussed on mothers of Hydro babies who go above and beyond the calling.  This year, I turn the focus inward in the hope that I am not alone in any...

Do you ever suffer from depression? There’s more to it than you think…

A question asked so often, it seems, by doctors.  Is this a standard question?  Maybe I’m missing something… It’s definitely one that, once asked, gets my back up.  Inside, I cringe in anticipation…I take momentary offence and at some stage feel wounded with the knowledge of having been here...