The most important daily reminder to myself; “You’ve just had brain surgery! Take it easy on yourself”

I repeat this as soon as I catch myself being too hard on the one person who doesn’t need it: ME Brain surgery does not leave you unscathed…the after effects are real and, under the right circumstances, can have a negative effect! It’s what you do after the fact...

Hydrocephalus: Have you ever considered the potential risk of radiation (i.e. Cancer) over time? What would your risk appetite be?

Stupid question (partially)…I know!  “Like other X-ray imaging exams, CT scans expose you briefly to a small, targeted amount of ionizing radiation. The radiation helps create an image of structures inside your body. At the low doses of radiation, a CT scan uses, your risk of developing cancer from...