treatable dementia

HA Volunteer Educates Senior Citizens About NPH

NPH continues to be relatively unknown among the general public and even in the medical community. In April, Trish Bogucki, a longtime HA volunteer, led a presentation on NPH and cognitive therapy for senior citizens in Midland Park, NJ.

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National Hydrocephalus Conference

Conference Registration is OPEN!

Registration for our 14th National Conference on Hydrocephalus is OPEN! Join us in Minneapolis, Minnesota, June 16 – 19, 2016.

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Hydrocephalus Awareness Month Challenge

Turn the Country Hydrocephalus BLUE!

Our Hydrocephalus Awareness Month challenge? Let’s turn this country #hydrocephalus BLUE! Here’s how…

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Greys Anatomy features Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

Grey’s Anatomy Highlights Misdiagnosis of Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

On Thursday, March 19, 2015, Grey’s Anatomy aired an episode which highlighted Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus and raised awareness of a “treatable dementia.”

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US News and World Report NPH Article

U.S. News & World Report Features Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

Is it dementia or Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus. U.S. News & World Report reports on the importance of proper diagnosis of this treatable dementia.

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Adults living with hydrocephalus

Building Community: A case for adult hydrocephalus research

The Adult Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network officially launched in October, with a goal to deliver high quality, high impact hydrocephalus research.

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Brown Family Hydrocephalus Vision Dinner

The Greenville News Shares One Couple’s “Vision”

Tomorrow evening Craig and Vicki Brown will host the 2nd annual Vision Dinner in New York City. The event is featured in an October 10, 2014, article in The Greenville News titled, “Drive Owner Hosts Rare Disease Fundraiser.”

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Newsday Features Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

Reporter Peter King with Newsday interviews Dr. Norman Relkin about Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus and the difficulties with discerning between it and Alzheimer’s.

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Dick Wagner at Detroit Hydrocephalus Association WALK

A Sad Farewell to a Rock Legend and HA Advocate: Dick Wagner

It is with a heavy heart that we share the news of the passing of Dick Wagner from respiratory failure following a cardiac procedure two weeks earlier. He was a rock legend, a gentleman living with NPH and advocating for awareness, and a friend of HA. “On behalf of the board of directors and staff […]

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Dick Wagner at the Hydrocephalus Association Detroit WALK 2013

A Sad Farewell to a Rock Legend and HA Advocate: Dick Wagner

It is with a heavy heart that we share the news of the passing of Dick Wagner from respiratory failure following a cardiac procedure two weeks earlier. He was a rock legend, a gentleman living with NPH and advocating for awareness, and a friend of HA.

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Experts in Brain Function Decry Lack of Care for Treatable Dementia Patients

50 years after his father first recognized and treated normal pressure hydrocephalus, Dr. Carlos Hakim is partnering with the Hydrocephalus Association and other clinicians on a mission to advocate for screening and proper diagnosis of the estimated 375,000 Americans suffering with this treatable form of dementia.

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