Hydrocephalus: What’s the silliest thing you’ve had to remind yourself of?

Living in a family unit where the majority of the members are male, has proven to be quite tricky.  My eldest son is now at an age and physical build where he quite comfortably fits into my husbands Tshirts and even underwear.  Hence the quarrels that ensue (because the...

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.”...