Why is depression a diagnosis that Neurologists like to jump to with Hydrocephalus patients?

Since my last post, I can’t really admit to feeling much better.  I sincerely wish I could just lie and shake this shit off me.  Click my fingers and voila!  But alas… My MRI results have come back with normal ventricles and a patent stoma – Meaning, my ETV...

How do you tell your boss that you have Hydrocephalus : Present

My past experience has been somewhat different from where I am now.  It almost feels like it could be worlds apart…in fact, that’s exactly where it’s at.  Better..? Or worse..? Hmmm.. I left my home country, a few years after diagnosis, shunt surgery and eventual ETV, in search of...

Hydrocephalus : The pre-existing condition you wish you never had

Medical insurance/aid…a necessity or a nice to have?  You decide… Most people I speak to nowadays, seem so blasé about their healthcare, a feeling I drool over for a split second.  They seem relaxed while spewing out things like “We have a free ambulance service” or “Our public health...

Hydrocephalus: The search for medical records and pressure readings

Since my post on the possibility of scar tissue from my old VP shunt, causing my abdominal pain, there’s a new theory which has come to light.  It’s evident my medical history is an arm’s length (and then some) of theories and possibilities.  Anyway, the latest theory is that we...