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Should You Let Your Kids Play Football?
education organization co-founded by brain injury expert Dr. Robert Cantu and Chris ..... and we don't educate parents about brain injury in contact sports." Even if parents ..... uncovering the link between a different brain injury and football that could be devastating
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Have You Witnessed a Miracle?
Oprah Radio host Dr. Oz talks with Lee Woodruff, author of Perfectly Imperfect, about believing in miracles and witnessing her husband Bob Woodruff's recovery from a life-threatening brain injury .
The Sacrifices We Make: Drowning Disaster
sugar. the and how much advantage today. He had any idea did. And drinks. This that we'll. Other. Yeah it. Does have head trauma and there was also a diabetic has wow so also need to be seen by a doctor and get to hospitals as possible and once you injury
did. And drinks. This -- that we'll. Other. Yeah it. Does have head trauma and there was also a diabetic has wow so also need to be seen by a doctor and get to hospitals as
A Terrible Injury, An Unexpected Gift
world!" but this is about more than a bump to the noggin while chasing a bubble into a tree trunk. We are talking major head trauma here, injuries that often strip people of certain cognitive abilities but leave in their wake savant syndrome. According
Fear and Loathing...and Chalk
fears: writing them all down. Brian Rea has created two large-scale murals by listing all of his many fears, from debt to head trauma . As he told Fast Company, "I discovered like most people I had a lot of fears...I began to catalog them: physical
Truman Duncan: The Miracle Man
saw Truman, he felt that it was a survivable injury. The fact that he didn't pass out made sense because there was no head trauma . And the fact that he didn't bleed out makes sense because they were using this procedure called permissive hypotension
Why Do I Get Dizzy Suddenly?
episodes are usually linked to the movement of tiny calcium crystals in the inner ear. For a variety of reasons (including head trauma ), these crystals can become dislodged from their normal location, rendering you extrasensitive to changes in head position
In Deep Shift with Jonas Elrod
war veteran who served in three tours of duty in Baghdad and suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder as a result of a brain injury in combat. Watch clips below to see the different ways he has worked to heal physically, mentally and spiritually. SHOW
Nell Casey on Spalding Gray
the people I think who admired his work like me again. I always thought that. He had this car accident had a traumatic brain injury . And that kind of brought on this sort of depression an inability to cult because he had that ringing in his ears constantly
I always thought that. He had this car accident had a traumatic brain injury . And that kind of brought on this sort of depression an inability to cult because he had that ringing in his ears
Donate Empty Space, Help a Hero
always serving," says one soldier who lost his leg as result of a suicide bombing in Iraq and suffers from PTSD and traumatic brain injury . " I try to make that my life goal – 24/7." Giving up some unused virtual imaginary space to help people who have given