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July 2013

    What’s it really like to have a brain surgery? – Living with hydrocephalus

    July 15, 2013

    If I had a pound for every time somebody has exclaimed; ‘you’ve had brain surgery?  What was that like?’,  I wouldn’t have to work.  Well, maybe I’d have to work a bit – but I could certainly reduce my hours drastically.  Brain surgery has a stigma surrounding it similar to that of cancer; people fear it.  Even though, like cancer, treatment had catapulted in effectiveness and safety over the years, it still holds a dread for many people and when…

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