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Q&A: Is there a potential for mental illness or Alzheimer's if one repeatedly keeps punching their head out of anger and guilt?

No Alzheimer’s , but clearly there is a mental illness going on. Hospitalized the person as soon as possible to prevent serious brain injury from punching the head.

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...rare opportunities...

One thing that transpired during my hiatus from this blog, was a rare opportunity to publicly share my summary of this whole ‘concussion adventure’ with my church family. 1,765 more words

N.B. school district supports decision to forfeit football game due to multiple head injuries

A New Brunswick high school football coach’s decision to forfeit a game at halftime because of head injuries among his players is casting a fresh spotlight on how sports teams handle concussions. 711 more words


Sensory Resource

Just wanted to share a resource to the community at large this evening.

The Sensory Parenting 101 website offers courses and materials that walk folks through sensory difficulties, the behaviors that result and what to do to modify the behaviors. 118 more words


A Prayer for Unresponsiveness

God who wound nerves throughout our bodies and gave us a “central computer” to connect our mind, body, and spirits, there are patient souls sitting bedside in hospital room chairs wondering and waiting to see if their loved ones will wake up. 153 more words


Each baby counts

Each Baby Counts 2015 | The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.

In the UK, each year over 1000 babies die or are left with severe brain injury because something goes wrong during labour. 74 more words