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Meet Shauna

I’m from County Clare in Ireland and I am 19 years old. I was born with a hypothalamic hamartoma. I ...Read More >

3rd International Hope For HH Symposium | London UK

Listen to the most up-to-date HH research from international experts from the 3rd International Symp...Read More >

Press Release | Hope For HH London Symposium

Scientists Discuss New Approaches For Targeting And Treating Rare Brain Tumors At London SymposiumBE...Read More >

Meet Sierra

I am 20 years old and I live in Dublin California. I had brain surgery when I was 8 years old at Bar...Read More >

Meet Jack

Our little Jack was born on April 11, 2014, and came home from Hoboken Hospital with me the next eve...Read More >

For Families

Getting a new diagnosis can be frightening and overwhelming. There is a whole new vocabulary you have never heard before, and not understanding it can mean confusion and further isolation. Start here to learn the basics and make informed decisions.


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For Professionals

Correctly diagnosing a hypothalamic hamartoma (HH) can be challenging for even the most experienced professional. Start here to gain a better understanding of the comorbidities associated with a hypothalamic hamartoma and the appropriate diagnostic tools available to providers today.


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For Donors

Your contributions are a critical part of our efforts to provide support to patients and families, educate medical professionals and therapists, and to encourage researchers to seek answers to this very complex condition. Start here to read more and support our on-going efforts.

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1 in 200k diagnosed worldwide

Often goes undiagnosed or misdiagnosed for years

Seizures commonly unresponsive to medication

Can result in cognitive and behavioral deterioration, learning disabilities, endocrine dysfunction and sleep disturbances

Hope for Hypothalamic Hamartomas
Hope for Hypothalamic HamartomasSaturday, July 16th, 2016 at 4:19am

Are you an ADULT with HH? New Surgery In Development!

The University of Virginia Comprehensive Epilepsy Program is conducting a research study on the use of focused ultrasound to treat deep lesions in the brain causing intractable epilepsy in adults 18-80 years...

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Hope for Hypothalamic Hamartomas
Hope for Hypothalamic HamartomasSaturday, July 16th, 2016 at 2:01am

Did you have HH surgery in Australia?

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