BBC 3 are current showing a whole series called Defying the Label. The series aims to highlight the a range of issues that different disabilities face throughout their lives. 826 more words
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A pedestrian suffered a severe head injury when he was struck by a car Thursday morning in Montreal North.
The man, age 46, was rushed to the hospital, where he remains in critical but stable condition. 70 more words
In recent years, the NFL has faced constant criticism from both current former and players about their handling of player health, especially brain injuries. While the NFL has… 189 more words
At this year’s fourth annual Brain Injury Awareness Walk, 25-year-old Justin McKenna will be front and centre in his wheelchair.
McKenna suffered a life-threatening brain injury in June 2007 in an ATV accident as he was driving to work at a neighbour’s farm in Russell. 565 more words
When Kevin and Theresa Hamlin arrived at Hotel Dieu Grace Hospital that November day, they found their 11-year-old son Raymond being prepped for emergency brain surgery. 663 more words
A woman in her 20s was cycling at Rosemont Blvd. and Papineau Ave. when she was struck by a car at around 1:45 a.m. Wednesday. 48 more words