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  • Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital webinar to educate parents: Hydrocephalus
    Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital webinar to educate parents: Hydrocephalus
    On Thursday, September 26th Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital in Houston is hosting a webinar to educate parents about new treatment options for hydrocephalus.Hydrocephalus, commonly referred to as "water on the brain," is a...
  • Cortney Pellettieri with son Max
    Join the first Hydrocephalus Association 5K Walk in LA on Sept. 29, 2013
    To the outside world, Max is just like any other little boy. The six-year-old just finished kindergarten and loves playing with his little brother. Yet Max has an incurable condition known as Hydrocephalus, in which excess cerebrospinal fluid (CSF...
  • Hydrocephalus, AFP, Northeast India, shunt system, Jirania Village India
    Girl in India with huge swollen head needs miracle to save her life
    Diagnosed with hydrocephalus causing fluid to build up in her brain,AFPNews reported on Saturday that eighteen-month-old Roona Begum who lives in northeast India needs a miracle if she is going to survive.It is Roona’s father Abdul Rahman,...
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    Knowledge Conquers Fear: October is Spina Bifida Awareness Month
    October is an eerie month, filled with monsters, mummies, and the macabre. But while the occasional witch or skeleton might freak you out, one must concede that there are indeed more frightening things– like finding out your child will be...
  • Archie
    How one parrot helped a young Boy
    Sometimes parents are faced with horrifying news. Sometimes, those people are gifted with a way to cope. Erica Judd’s son was born with L1 Syndrome. The disorder causes hydrocephalus and spastic paraplegia; paralysis of the lower limbs. Alex...
  • Liam's Fund Kick-A-Thon
    Martial Arts School Raises Money for Liam's Fund
    Liam Gutierrez was born November 10th, 1998. He was born with congenital hydrocephalus. This chronic disease involves excess fluid inside the skull and has no known cure. During his first month of life he had over 20 brain surgeries. After 18...
  • Mom with special needs child auditions for American Idol
    Mom with special needs child auditions for American Idol
    The new American Idol season started off with a bang with new judges Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler. The New Orleans auditions held many promising,talented singers but one in particular would really make an impression on the judges-especially...