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Darkness Tunnel: Fatigue After Brain Injury: BrainLine Talks With Dr. Nathan Zasler

Fatigue After Brain Injury: BrainLine Talks With Dr. Nathan Zasler and  Darkness Tunnel: A journey from darkness into the light https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/2012/12/21/fatigue-after-brain-injury-brainline-talks-with-dr-nathan-zasler/darkness-tunnel/ “Fatigue is the single-most effect that has shaped my life.” “We share what we know, so that we all may grow.” … Continue reading

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My other blogs in this field

http://www.traumaticbraininjurytbi.wordpress.com   https://livingwithheadinjury.wordpress.com/ and https://braininjurydiscussion.wordpress.com/ (to comment)     “Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), let’s see how many people (and lives) we can encourage, impact, empower, enrich, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach … Continue reading

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Climbing the Everest Within

“The Hidden Handicap” (or “The Silent Epidemic”, as it is often called) https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/category/head-brain-injury/ https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/tag/head-injury/page/2/ https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/tag/medical-information/ and   https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/category/chronic-fatigue/ from http://www.livingwithheadinjury.wordpress.com   picture from https://livingwithheadbraininjury.wordpress.com/2018/02/06/when-faced-with-a-mountain-i-will-not-quit/ “We share what we know, so that we all may grow.” picture from   . https://climbingmountainsandchasingdreams.wordpress.com/ “Together, one … Continue reading

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Head/Brain Injury and Dysphasia (or Aphasia)

What is Dysphasia? I had great difficulty in talking at first. Even with much effort over the years, this is an area in which I’ve always had some difficulty (telling stories- very short, even jokes when the words just don’t … Continue reading

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The Effects of Brain Injury

http://www.brainline.org/content/2008/07/what-impact-will-moderate-or-severe-tbi-have-persons-life_pageall.html Other useful links are https://www.headway.org.uk/Effects-of-brain-injury.aspx http://www.traumaticbraininjury.com/understanding-tbi/what-are-the-effects-of-tbi/ http://www.abi-rehab.co.nz/the-effects-of-brain-injuries-information-for-clients-and-families.html http://www.medicinenet.com/head_injury/article.htm PS “There is light behind every shadow.” and “It’s always darkest before the dawn.”

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Fatigue After Brain Injury

BrainLine sat down with Dr. Nathan Zasler to talk about the issues of fatigue after a traumatic brain injury. https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/tag/chronic-fatigue/ “My chronic fatigue… has shaped most of my life” from http://www.amazon.com/Open-Book-My-Story-Part-ebook/dp/B00MD4U9QQ and the paperback version at http://www.amazon.com/An-Open-Book-little-Story/dp/1500769347 Also see http://braininjuryselfrehabilitation.com/2012/02/17/simple-tips-to-manage-fatigue-with-brain-injury-memory-problems-and-chronic-illness-to-self-rehabilitate/Continue reading

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Understanding Brain Injuries

http://www.hopeworks.org.nz/the-brainhub/neurological-disorders-diseases/traumatic-brain-injury-facts-1 With understanding comes acceptance… then all (patients, family and carers/support) can move forward on the at times very difficult long journey of hope that is life” “Do not let what you (we) can’t do stop you from doing what … Continue reading

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Learning to Live with Brain Injury

What it’s like to live with brain injury 2:40 PM Tuesday Jul 8, 2014 • Save • Like on Facebook109 • Tweet on Twitter11 • Post on LinkedIn1 • +1 on Google+3 • Email • Print UK science communicator uses … Continue reading

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Cognitive Problems after Traumatic Brain Injury What is cognition? Cognition is the act of knowing or thinking. It includes the ability to choose, understand, remember and use information. Cognition includes: Attention and concentration Processing and understanding information Memory Communication Planning, … Continue reading

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Kevin Pearce Opens Up About Injury and His Future: Part 1

Also see http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=10uFXtxswRI‎ and http://xgames.espn.go.com/scene/article/10505299/kevin-pearce-documentary-crash-reel-sobering-film-traumatic-brain-injury

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