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100 mile swim and 100 mile wheelchair race, using only his arms!

Gareth Picken has spina bifida and hydrocephalus, and is a keen sportsman. This year, 15 year-old Gareth from Cheltenham took on the amazing challenge of completing 100 miles swimming and 100 miles wheelchair racing in aid of… 250 kata lagi


Two Easy Snacks For The Post-Workout Slump

I know you’re training hard for your next challenge, hitting the trails and the treadmills like nobody’s business! For more info on taking on a fundraising challenge for Shine, please give me a call on 01733 421307 or email: … 360 kata lagi


Appointments Everywhere

For being 2 weeks old adjusted, Little Miss Minion is a very popular girl. This week, she has an appointment with her neurosurgeon to check her shunt and make sure everything is working correctly. 246 kata lagi

Hydrocephalus hangover...

Hydrocephalus had me on my knees last weekend(literally)

Saturday I woke up with a lightly beating headache. I opened my eyes and thought “okay…how bad are you gonna get?” The day passed by with little to no drama and no escalation in the pain. 1.050 kata lagi


Half a mind

Man goes to hospital for leg pain, finds out he only has half a brain:

At 6 months old, the patient was diagnosed with postnatal hydrocephalus, New Scientist reported.

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Hydrocephalus: Sacrifice for sanity

 I enjoy a good glass of wine just like most people.  One of my favourite things to do is soak in a nice full bath with a glass of wine in hand.   473 kata lagi


Hydrocephalus...It's sometimes better to just forget.

I am quite hard on myself when forgetting things.  I forget that I tend to forget things…I also forget that there’s a very good reason why I do.   612 kata lagi