Skyewaters

Critical illness and disease : The effect of words

Words have the potential to do so much with very little to no effort.  I suppose for me it started with the words Hydrocephalus and Brain surgery.  My latest diagnoses of Hyperthyroidism comes with the “possibility” of, Heart failure and Cancer.  These words somehow have been the cause of much anxiety,...

Hydrocephalus: Do you ever exercise your brain?

The definition of Traumatic Brain Injury is: “Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is an insult to the brain, not of a degenerative or congenital nature, but caused by an external physical force that may produce a diminished or altered state of consciousness, which results in an impairment of cognitive abilities or physical functioning.”...

Hydrocephalus : The friends and family you lose when living with an incurable condition

I have only ONE out of the countless types of incurable conditions which exist at this point in time.  ONE condition amidst ALL other illnesses and diseases that plague the human race.  Therefore, I can only speak from the confines of that which afflicts me. I often hear the...