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Student Spotlight: Jamie Wright Advocates For Hydrocephalus Awareness

Imagine having a neurological condition that most people have never heard of. Jamie Wright is on a mission to educate others about hydrocephalus.

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Hydrocephalus Association Scholarships

Announcing Our 2016 Hydrocephalus Association Scholarship Recipients!

The Hydrocephalus Association (HA) is pleased and honored to announce our 2016 Hydrocephalus Association Scholarship Recipients.

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Hydrocephalus Association Scholarships

Congratulations to Our 2015 Scholarship Recipients!

We are pleased to announce our 2015 Hydrocephalus Association Scholarship Recipients!

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Hydrocephalus Teen Webinar

Speak Up: Owning Your Condition Webinar Recording NOW Available!

Tess Jacobsen, presents tips, resources, and solutions on how to own your condition in this recent Webinar recording now available!

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Emergency Drug Could Reduce Risk of Epilepsy for TBI Victims

Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, are working on a drug to help prevent a common protein found circulating in our blood from crossing the blood-brain barrier after a brain injury. This protein was found to cause seizures and the possible development of epilepsy in brain injury victims.

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One Teen, One French Bulldog, and One Common Journey with Hydrocephalus

Nina is a dog lover. She brings one special French Bulldog into her life as they share a common journey with hydrocephalus. She shares her story with the Hydrocephalus Association.

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Seizures and Hydrocephalus

November is Epilepsy Awareness month and the Hydrocephalus Association would like to address the topic of hydrocephalus and seizures. Seizures are not an uncommon occurrence in people with hydrocephalus. However, no correlations have been found between the number of shunt revisions or the site of shunt placement and the risk of developing seizures.

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