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On Friday evening, I received the written results of the MRI, and they essentially threw everything into chaos. From what I could tell, they said something completely different than what the doctor told us on Thursday. 745 more words

Congenital Hydrocephalus

Unexpected News

On February 15th, we had our big day at the hospital to find out more about Aria’s condition. Our day started with a fetal MRI. They can view the baby’s brain through ultrasound, but the MRI gives them just a bit more detail and a slightly different look. 504 more words

Congenital Hydrocephalus

Hawaiian Baby Doll

We lived in Paradise. Tripler Army Hospital base housing for married officers in Honolulu, Hawaii, to be exact. Our home was an apartment in side by side units that had been converted from the original wooden hospital wards before the iconic pink hospital was built. 1,144 more words


The Journey Begins

Our day started out fairly normal. My husband and I woke up, ate breakfast, and got ready for our 21 week anatomy scan. We were about to find out if our baby was a boy or a girl! 626 more words

Congenital Hydrocephalus

Love, Hope, Hydranencephaly

Seth is a remarkable child, who was diagnosed with hydraencephaly while in utero.  Despite the opinion of 13 doctors, he did not die right after birth! 784 more words


Ugandan Surgeons Teach US Medical Staff

Photo: Edwin Ongom, CURE International
Aisha holds her daughter at CURE Children’s Hospital of Uganda. Uganda surgeons are teaching Western doctors a technique to cure hydrocephalus in infants. 478 more words

Little Things

Little Miss Minion has been surprising us with little things recently. She learned “old McDonald” at daycare last week, so now she sings that all the time. 161 more words