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MTBI 101: Why are Brain Injuries so misunderstood?

In Brain Injury, MTBI 101 by Emerson Jane Browne2 Comments

We all heard it. “What the heck? You look fine to me!” Or “Its been months! Get over this brain injury stuff! Move on already!” #1  Blame it on Hollywood! Movies and television have spread so much misinformation about brain injuries it is practically criminal!! Hollywood has convinced people that if you have a brain injury you have to look it! …

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2013: A Brain New Year!

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It is 12:01 am, January 1, 2013. Fireworks are going off in the valley below. Horns are blowing, people cheering, welcoming in the new year. And I just hit reset on the Spiderette Solitaire game on my iPhone, changing all the stats back to zeros. It will be interesting to see what those stats read at 11:59, 12/31/13. Spiderette is …

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The Median is NOT the Message

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When you are confronted with a brain injury or a disease such as cancer you will almost immediately be confronted by statistics … from the mouths of well meaning friends, family, and doctor’s, in medical literature, and on the web. DO NOT let statistics scare you.

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I’ve been Splogged!

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“Write it and they will come.” Dang! I thought that meant fans; not thieves! When I logged on to the computer yesterday morning, I found that someone in Australia liked my 13 Best iPhone Apps post so much

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NaBloPoMo 2012

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I just signed up for NaBloPoMo last night. “What’s that?” you say. It is National Blog Posting Month! Yes, I am serious. It exists. It is sponsored by BlogHer.com. The goal and the commitment is to post an entry to your blog every single day in November. So, here comes a blog post number 1 which I will probably post …