Meet our newest TTC Blogger Emily Lucht! She shares her journey’s extra baggage. Read what she means and let’s start a conversation using #TalkTTC.
The Sheboyganpress.com shares the story of the Harlin family who recently adopted two children from the Ukraine, one who has cerebral palsy and hydrocephalus, among other conditions.
Dr. Andrew Zabel, Ph.D., ABPP, Kennedy Krieger Institute, returns to the Hydrocephalus Association’s 13th National Conference on Hydrocephalus to lead two sessions – the ABCs of IEPs and Anxiety, Depression and Hydrocephalus. Join us in Portland, OR, July 9-11.
Dr. Stephen A. Back will deliver the scientific keynote address on his work on the development of strategies to promote regeneration and repair of injury to the brain at the Hydrocephalus Association’s 13th National Conference on Hydrocephalus, July 9-11, 2014, Portland, Oregon. Join us!
KFVS12 shares the story of Dacota Carter, diagnosed with hydrocephalus at birth, who currently thrives, despite his early diagnosis and a number of other medical challenges.
The Independent Record, from Helena, Montanta, shares the story of the Pichette family who raised the funds needed to construct an accessible playground in memory of Blythe Pichette, who died at 22 from complications from hydrocephalus.
Congratulations to our 2013 Hydrocephalus Association Teens Take Charge (TTC) Scholarship Recipients! Our TTC scholarship program is made possible through the generous support of the Medtronic Foundation.
Burke Medical Research Institute’s Early Brain Injury Recovery Program is researching how the brains of children learn to compensate for the damage they have suffered from stroke and other brain injury.
Dr. David Limbrick discuss his current research study which aims to develop a complimentary tool to supplement the information from imaging in order to determine the best time to treat infants with post hemorrhagic hydrocephalus.
Dillon Wades was born with cerebral palsy, epilepsy, and hydrocephalus, for which he has 2 shunts. ABC 7 affiliate ConnectAmarillo.com highlight the Wades family and their sons, Dillon and Connor, as examples of the Panhandle Spirit.
Lori Poliski shares her family’s experience with SPML, a surgical treatment for children and adults primarily with Spastic Diplegia Cerebral Palsy (SDCP).
Hydrocephalus Association commemorates our 30th anniversary with a series of interviews with members of our community. These intimate and conversational pieces provide both educational content as well as a historical perspective on the heart behind the work of our association. This week we sit down with two of our founding members, Emily Fudge and Cynthia Solomon, to discuss the early days of forming the association, including their vision and their challenges.