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How Musicians Earplugs Gave Me My Life Back

One of the most emotionally debilitating symptoms of my concussion was hyperacusis; or over-sensitivity to noise. What used to sound like a normal conversation now sounded like freight train screaming by on the rails. 504 more words


brokenbrilliant reblogged this on Broken Brain - Brilliant Mind and commented:

Great tip about earplugs!

Sifting through the possibilities

I am bone-tired, right now. I gave notice at my current job, this morning, much to the dismay of my coworkers and manager. It was actually quite touching. 349 more words

Personal Experiences With TBI

But that's not who I am

This passage from The Ghost In My Brain really rings true for me. It’s all about the conflict between how and who we really are, versus who we are told we are, or who we think we need to be / become after our brain injuries.

Personal Experiences With TBI