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“Another Fork in the Road” . . . Brain Injury Radio Network: “Triking Across America – diagonally,” with Catherine (Cat) Brubaker

YOU ARE INVITED!

“Another Fork in the Road” on Brain Injury Radio Network invites you to meet Catherine (Cat) Brubaker who is “Triking Across America – diagonally.” Cat looks like your normal, everyday, young woman. 209 more words

Traumatic Brain Injury

Survivors SPEAK OUT! . . . . . . . . . . Lisa Parker McGreggor

SPEAK OUT! – Lisa Parker McGreggor

by

Donna O’Donnell Figurski

1. What is your name? (last name optional)

Lisa Parker McGreggor

2. Where do you live? 504 more words

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Caregivers SPEAK OUT! . . . . . Trisha

SPEAK OUT! – Trisha

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Donna O’Donnell Figurski

1. What is your name? (last name optional)

Trisha

2. Where do you live? (city and/or state and/or country)    Email? 1,199 more words

Traumatic Brain Injury

Survivors SPEAK OUT! Luke R. Hostetler

SPEAK OUT! – Luke R. Hostetler

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Donna O’Donnell Figurski

1. What is your name? (last name optional)

Luke R. Hostetler

2. Where do you live? 600 more words

Traumatic Brain Injury

SPEAK OUT! . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Itty-Bitty GIANT Steps

SPEAK OUT! Itty-Bitty GIANT Steps

SPEAK OUT! Itty-Bitty Giant Steps will provide a venue for brain-injury survivors and caregivers to shout out their accomplishments of the week. 250 more words

Traumatic Brain Injury

TBI Tales: Can Music Rewire Brain?

Playing a Mandolin

 by

 Richard Johnson

(presented by Donna O’Donnell Figurski)

My traumatic brain injury took place in October 2003. I did survive (fortunately), but one of the main side effects from my injury is short-term memory loss. 735 more words

Traumatic Brain Injury

SPEAK OUT! NewsBit . . . . . . . Electrical Stimulation of the Brain Improves Memory

Electrical Stimulation of the Brain Improves Memory

Neuroscientists at Northwestern University have found that electrical stimulation of the brain results in long-term improvement of memory. The researchers applied magnetic pulses to generate an electrical current (Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation or TMS) at specific areas of the skull to stimulate specific neurons near the surface of the brain. 95 more words

Traumatic Brain Injury