HH Treatments – How Successful Are They?

Gelastic seizures have been shown to begin in the HH lesion and removing (or otherwise damaging or ablating) the HH can cure seizures. Until recently, HH with epilepsy was considered not treatable, since surgery on the hypothalamus was considered too dangerous....
Get to Know the Professional | Meet Maggie Bobrowitz

Get to Know the Professional | Meet Maggie Bobrowitz

The importance of a good team can never be underestimated, especially when it comes to choosing your team of medical professionals for HH treatment. For patients that have been to either Barrow Neurological Institute at St. Joseph’s Hospital (SJH) or Barrow...
The Psychologist Appointment

The Psychologist Appointment

After many weeks of waiting, I finally had the appointment today with the Psychologist and like every other new venture on this HH journey I hold every hope and dream on to it. I was very nervous waiting to see them as I knew I would have to go through the whole story...
Seeing the Neurologist

Seeing the Neurologist

Yesterday we saw our neurologist, Dr. Mikati, for the first time in over 6 months. I came armed with a long list of questions as well as clinic notes from our visit at the Cleveland Clinic with Dr. Wylie last December. At our last appointment with Dr. Mikati in late...