Category: Health Activism

Could Oxytocin Therapy reduce Obsessive Behaviour in Brain Tumour Survivors?

A few days after the first part of our Oxytocin trial ended (read this to find out what happened!), I noticed something: Oxytocin reduced some of Hana’s obsessional behaviours, but it was only once these behaviours returned that I attributed this to the Oxytocin: Pens: Counting and Colour Coding Shortly after my daughter had her…

A Plea to Scientists around the World: “Study Oxytocin for Brain Tumour Survivors, Please!”- READERS, I NEED YOUR HELP!

If you’re reading this, is there any chance you can help me with a campaign? I want to ask scientists worldwide to consider researching a new potential cure for my little girl’s brain tumour related health conditions.  All you’ll need to do is press “share” on your Facebook or share through whatever social medium you use…

My Daughter NEEDS Oxytocin after her Craniopharyngioma Brain Tumour-But why isn’t she getting it?

Two days ago I published this: WOW! Is this a potential cure for my Daughter’s Obesity and Extreme Hunger? This ‘cure’ is not a wonder drug at all but something my daughter, and most likely all other patients with Craniopharyngioma, are deficient in. My daughter takes a cocktail of drugs to keep her alive (see Brain Damage…

Why do Parents send Sick Kids to School and Daycare? What can we do about it?

I was strapping my kids into the car outside daycare last week when a newbie mum came up to me to ask a few questions, quickly progressing to the meat: “And what about…germs?” “Oh, yeah,” I nodded ruefully, ‘There’s LOADS of those.’ She groaned when I told her the ugly truth; that, time after time,…