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All of the latest news from the CSF Leak Association, as well as coverage of CSF leaks in the media.

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Leaker Life Hacks

I’m Jenny Pople and I’m a Research Scientist at Unilever R&D near Bedford, UK. I had my first CSF leak in 2012 and I’m currently managing my third leak which hasn’t responded well to blood…

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Spotlight on a Volunteer - Valerie McCluskie

Valerie is one of our hard working and dedicated volunteers. She has kindly agreed to share the experiences that drew her to the Association, and a little about what her role involves. Thank you, Valerie!

When to suspect a CSF Leak

Medical News
Leaks in the News

The Australian Doctor Magazine in March 2019

Trustee Story - Dr Susan Iacovou

Association News

We are delighted to welcome Dr Susan Iacovou to the Board of Trustees. Here is her story.

BASH 8th Biennial National Meeting on Headache

Medical News

17 - 18 January 2019 - By Clare Sargeant It was early in the morning on a cold day back in January that Clare Joy and I set off for Hull to attend the 8th Biennial BASH National Meeting on Headache.…

A Message from the Editor

Welcome to the Winter edition of Leaker Life.Once again it has been a busy time for the CSF Leak Association, and you will see from our Business Plan that we intend to continue forging ahead in…

Leaker Profile - Pete Marnick

Our Trustee tells his story of living with a CSF leak. You can read other stories on our patient experiences…

Christmas Cards 2018

Fundraising Events

This year we have teamed up with DontSendMeACard.com so that you can send customised e-cards and donate the equivalent costs of buying and sending the cards to charity. In addition, you can post your…

Meet the Medical Advisory Committee Members - Dr. Anthony Ordman

Medical News

In this edition we get to know Medical Advisory Committee member, Dr. Anthony Ordman a little better, and in particular, what drew him to join the MAC. I was delighted to be asked to become a member…

A Message from the Editor

Now that we are well and truly enveloped in ‘the season of mists and mellow fruitfulness’, we are pleased to welcome you to issue 10 of Leaker Life. Another packed edition, with updates on the AGM,…


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