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The certainty of uncertainty

In my ongoing quest to get to the bottom of my annoyingly reduced sleep, I received the results of a recent MRI of my brain when I visited my family doctor yesterday and the report was clearly not written for me to comprehend.  351 more words

Autobiography

Perception Is A Bitch

Perception is a fickle bitch.

We “see” the world through our own unique filters and experiences.  That little Stay-Puff Marshmallow between your ears contains some amazing circuitry, capable of firing off millions of messages to our central nervous system.   419 more words

James L'Etoile

The Dangers of Brain Trauma

Derek Boogaard was an enforcer for the Minnesota Wild and the New York Rangers of the NHL. During his career, spanning from junior hockey in Canada through his last concussion in 2010 after a fight with Matt Carkner of the Ottawa Senators, … 201 more words

Notes And Homework

Baby Batterers should receive Lengthier Sentences

http://www.kptv.com/story/25939552/man-sentenced-for-assault-that-left-infant-brain-damaged

what if it were your child…

When a grown man attacks a baby and nearly kills him, the charges should be more than those that someone receives for a man to man bar brawl!  394 more words

Little Roy

Hi Papa! Hi Gigi!

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=10204182897203566&set=vb.1560724489&type=2&theater

(click on the link above to view the short clip of Roy talking!)

 

 

Little Roy’s vocabulary increases everyday.

Here’s a quick peek at some of his newest… 98 more words

Little Roy

Foreign accent syndrome

Have you ever heard about people who suddenly start to speak with a different accent after a brain trauma or injury? It is known as Foreign Accent Syndrome and to read a short post about the history of this strange disorder click here.

Interesting Links

Blueberries Could Help Those With Severe Brain Injuries

A Newfoundland doctor and his research team have been working with blueberries and now believe they could help people with severe brain injuries.

http://www.southerngazette.ca/News/Local/2014-08-05/article-3823293/Blueberries-could-help-heal-brain-injuries/1

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