I Have Had Brain Surgery

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 32 People

    smitlord smitlord
    18-21, M
    Feb 24, 2016

    Miracle Child

    I'm now 19 years old and I had my brain surgery a month before my 18th birthday. I wrapped my sisters car around a tree and had to have brain surgery shortly after the accident to remove a blood cot that had started. The doctors said that i would have a low survival rate and...
    tarac19 tarac19
    1 Response Feb 21, 2013

    I'm A Brain Surgery Survivor!

    When I was 19, in 1989. I was in college at Cornell University, studying to be a middle school science teacher. I played lacrosse for my college. I had been playing since I was seven, and I enjoyed it very much. I became very good and went on to become a all-star player...
    MommyOfFourAmazingKids MommyOfFourAmazingKids
    36-40, F
    Oct 3, 2012

    My Brain Surgery

    At the age of 8, i had half my brain removed due to a rare brain disease.  after the surgery, i had to learn everything over... how to walk, talk, read, do math.  I have undergone tons of stress after the surgery.  None the less, I have continued to grow and i...
    brunettebabe676 brunettebabe676
    Oct 9, 2010

    To Stop Epilepsy

    It worked for a while, but the seizures returned. I am now considering surgery again to combat epilepsy just not brain surgery. I hesitate due to the possible side effects of this surgery in particular.
    asert12345678 asert12345678
    31-35, M
    1 Response Jul 28, 2012

    July 2006 And December 2010 (very Long Story)

    Where to begin, I want to be as detailed as I can. By July 2006, I had finished my sophomore year in high school and for the summer, I was enrolled in a math class at the local community college because my AVID teacher wanted everyone in the class to do something constructive...
    TheWaysOfShelly TheWaysOfShelly
    26-30, F
    8 Responses Feb 26, 2012
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