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Well it Happened

They day I wasn’t ready for happened, My life has been turned around as if I’ve stepped backwards in time. I’ve gone for being someone that was studying, getting married, working and generally being independent. 349 more words


The Adventures of Mirena and Pseudotumor Cerebri

Mirena IUD – The 5 year, hassle free birth control – sounds too good to be true, right?

I decided to give it a try after I had my first child. 1,402 more words

What is the effect of venous sinus stenting for IIH?

Dural venous sinus stenting for medically and surgically refractory idiopathic intracranial hypertension

Satti SR, Leishangthem L, Spiotta A, Chaudry MI.

Interv Neuroradiol 2017; 23:186-193.

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Intracranial Hypertension and Brain Tumours... Similar but different 

Trigger Warning: Discussion about suicide in this blog post.
When you first notice something is wrong with you, what’s the first thing you do? I know from my experience that I ignored it. 1,099 more words

Trying to Explain What I Don't Understand

So, I’ve been trying to understand whatever is going on with me before I tell you guys, simply because I don’t really understand it. The more I look into it, the more I realize that it’s confusing to everyone. 1,106 more words


​A friend on facebook wrote some beautiful words to me today. I have not seen her in about 10 years and we aren’t very close but she has made my heart swell. 433 more words

Chronic Illness

I'm not fake!!! 

I have two diagnoses that are often phrased in a way that includes the prefix ‘pseudo-‘. For those that aren’t aware the meaning of pseudo is false, a lie, fake, a sham or even pretended. 240 more words