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Ordinarily Perfect - KC Leigh

Using poetically descriptive phrases, Leigh depicts the trials and trauma of brain injury.  Using the method of alternating perspectives, dancing between the patient, the patient’s wife, and the patient’s doctor, the reader receives a triangular view of the recovery process. 770 more words

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Being Programmed, Say It This Way Just To Laugh

Since my seizures are sporadic and changing the way they make me “feel”, I finally decided to go down a different road. My “spells” everyone once in a while would make me cry. 220 more words

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From One Concussion Warrior to the Next: Q & A With Sarah

1. When did you get your concussions, and how did they happen?

I grew up playing competitive soccer, but I never experienced a concussion until July 2013, when I was 25. 772 more words

Crutches

Good news from the doctor today.  We get to fold up the wheelchair. Yeah!!!  Crutches are next in line to be used with a cast. Can you imagine how hard it would be to walk using crutches and holding up one foot with a heavy cast on your foot. 111 more words

Only God Knows Why My Brain Is Over Functioning

So What is a Concussion? And Other Frequently Asked Questions

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month! I’ve realized that while I’ve focused on the emotional component of my concussion, I’ve bypassed the first step: EXPLAINING WHAT A CONCUSSION IS. 1,913 more words

Lessons I have learned from having a brain injury...

Did you know March is National Brain Injury Month?

Why is this important?

FACTS about TBI in the USA from BrainTrauma.org

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is the leading cause of death and disability in children and adults from ages 1 to 44. 641 more words

Angela Lynne Craig

A BEE HIVE FOR HALLOWEEN

Wouldn’t you know having the wreck in October meant that we bought a costume for Halloween that wouldn’t be worn. Kristina’s foot was supposed to stay elevated. 117 more words

Only God Knows Why My Brain Is Over Functioning