Intracranial Hypertension

www.firstgiving.com I have Intracranial hypertension- a brain disease that has no cause and no Cure YET... help me raise awareness and together we can find a cure... visit my donations page and share this video with your loved ones and your Doctors... Some symptoms - Numb toes, feet and fingers...

Interesting patient #2--a headache story

Stories from the days in my life as a pediatric nurse practitioner. Sometimes irreverant, sometimes silly, sometimes serious. Most of the stuff I see, you couldn't make up! Maybe this is why there are so many TV shows based on medicine. DISCLAMER: I truly don't make these stories up, but you'd be hard-pressed to be able to identify anyone here. I respect HIPAA! The 11 year old sister of the patient I wrote...

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Yahoo answersIdiopathic Intracranial Hypertension, what happens?

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    For reasons we don't understand, pressure builds up around the brain. This pressure is transmitted along the optic nerve sheath to the optic nerve. The optic nerves can swell and become damaged....

Is Vision Loss in IIH Associated With Weight Gain Before Diagnosis ...
Previous research on women with IIH has suggested that obesity or recent weight gain was associated with a greater risk of sustained vision loss or deterioration of ...

Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension: pseudotumor cerebri
Weight Loss . Weight loss has been used to treat IIH for many years. ... Weight loss is the cornerstone of therapy for idiopathic intracranial hypertension.

Weight loss with IIH - IIH Support Forum - Index
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BMC Ophthalmology | Full text | Idiopathic intracranial ...
A particular benefit is that the results provide information easily conveyed to patients about the value of weight loss in IIH. Methods. Case notes ...

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (pseudotumor cerebri ...
We recommend counseling and/or treatment for weight loss in all obese patients with IIH. While the reported benefit for IIH is anecdotal, ...

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