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It's a G Thing: Young man volunteers at same facility that helped him recover from traumatic brain injury

MANHASSET, New York- 23-year-old Robbie Miotto perseveres, by pushing through the pain. “I needed to learn how to do everything,” he said. “Basically, I needed to relearn how to walk, talk, eat. 306 more words

It's A G Thing

Days go by

Days turn into years, sometimes it is hard to tell the difference.

1 April 1999. April Fools day, a perfect choice for a wedding date for two people who were each married twice before. 686 more words


Traumatic Brain Injuries: A Primer

The brain is our most complex organ and perhaps the most difficult to help heal. The biggest challenge is its protective covering: the skull. Management of acute traumatic brain injury, or TBI, typically involves manipulating the three components within the skull: the brain, the blood, and the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). 381 more words

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Friday March 24

G ended the week with new therapist as his OT and PT are both on vacation. It’s interesting to see the differences in therapist and what they are comfortable letting him do, especially since they don’t know what he is and isn’t capable of. 125 more words

SPEAK OUT! . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Faces of Brain Injury . . . . . . . . Shauna Farmer

SPEAK OUT! Faces of Brain Injury Shauna Farmer (survivor)



Donna O’Donnell Figurski

Brain Injury is NOT Discriminating!

It can happen to anyone, anytime, . 339 more words

Donna O'Donnell Figurski

Human Sacrifice in the Bible and Today

Throughout various times and across numerous cultures, people have shared the idea that one or a few within their numbers must be sacrificed for the appeasement of God or the “gods,” and for the betterment of society. 1,194 more words


Wednesday March 22

G continues to amaze me with his hard work and determination. He stood for over 20 minutes today, walked over 200 feet, went 15 minutes on the peddle machine… and that was just PT, he also learned how to get himself up if he falls, kind of a seal crawl to a stable support to get himself up. 321 more words