Tag: arachnoid cyst

Feeling Helpless

Nearly one year ago, we were preparing for my oldest son to have brain surgery.  He had been vomiting non stop, unable to keep any food down for 5 weeks. He was diagnosed with an arachnoid cyst – a fluid filled brain cyst which was causing his nauseousness and vomiting (the body is an amazing... Read more »

My Son Came Home from School with "the Stomach Flu" and had Brain Surgery 6 weeks later...

We had just come from a wonderful, yet bittersweet, Spring Break with my family.  My mom took us all on a one week Caribbean cruise to honor and celebrate the life of my step dad who passed away unexpectedly (and traumatically) exactly 6 months earlier. We had all gone on our first cruise together last... Read more »