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So much attention has been given to Phineas Gage (and rightfully so) that it’s easy to lose sight of others who have been impacted by traumatic brain injury. 151 more words
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
This post was inspired by the annual national reflexology congress held this past weekend. It was centered round neurological conditions and recovery with reflexology.
It makes one realize that the benefits and effects of reflexology are overlooked. 592 more words
A story in the NYT (http://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/12/magazine/what-if-ptsd-is-more-physical-than-psychological.html) tells of some good research into PTSD and brain insults from combat. Once again some thoughtful scientist-practitioners saw something that needed better understanding and did something about it. 578 more words
Fighting off a bug this weekend and catching up on my reading. So I’ve been going through a big stack of cognitive/neurology newsletters I get…why I get them I don’t recall. 811 more words