I am a little embarrassed to admit it - but, Dr. Google was my friend not too long ago. I would ask it anything from what is an acoustic neuroma to what does brainstem compression mean? This resource helped me understand every sentence of my MRI report and even let me watch a video of what my surgery would look … Continue reading Chapter 11: Why Are We So Obsessed With Having Everything Figured Out?
It was the morning of February 14th, 2017 that my family stood at the end of the hallway and watched me slowly disappear on a stretcher - not knowing when they would be able to see me next. I would be wheeled down the hall for a couple of minutes with a nurse wearing a blue cap to the … Continue reading Chapter 10: Fifteen Days After My 10-Hour Brain Surgery