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water on the brain is normal pressure hydrocephalus

The Difficulties of Diagnosing Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

Approximately 10% of those diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or dementia are living with Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus. Why is it so often mis- or undiagnosed?

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Bryant Williams, adult living with hydrocephalus

Learning to Date Me

Bryant, our new guest blogger, shares openly about the unconditional support of his fiancee and resilience of their relationship as he lives with hydrocephalus.

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Shunt to treat hydrocephalus on glass model skull

Predicting the Need for a Shunt after a Brain Bleed

Diagnosing the need for a shunt early after someone has had a brain bleed could prevent additional neurological deterioration, study finds.

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Compounds Protect Brain Cells from Blast Injuries

IowaNow reports on a new class of compounds that is shown to protect brain cells from the type of damage caused by blast-mediated traumatic brain injury (TBI), including problems with learning, memory, and movement.

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Living with Undiagnosed Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

Rhode Island NBC channel 10 shares Roberta Healy’s story of being living for years with undiagnosed with Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (NPH).

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