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...

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...

Thanks to you…

The unknown is scary…this is true of any situation in life. Having a condition like Hydrocephalus, can either make or break you…this too, is true of any chronic illness life throws at you.  I’ve had moments of weakness where I’ve been ready to give up, moments where I’ve literally...