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! …
What I found interesting is that earlier this year, he set a goal to write a minimum of 500 words a day and has done so for the past 125 days. He has
I feel like I made a complete idiot of myself! I was quite vulnerable and open at a tech conference today. A tech conference of all places!
I struggled for seven years before I was finally diagnosed with a brain injury; specifically post concussive syndrome due to multiple concussions.
We laugh . . . but I wonder what I am going to be teased about when I am in my 80’s.ATD ~ At The Doctor’sBFF ~ Best Friend FartedBTW ~ Bring The WheelchairC .
“Overwhelmination” has many of the same outcomes as procrastination but it is different. In fact, in many ways, it is the opposite of procrastination.
Recently, I have been struck by how often I hear people saying “I can’t” or “I don’t” or “I won’t”. I am not talking about legitimate use of those words. I am talking about those words when they are used as a limiting factor.
With every hard hit I think about the acceleration/deceleration, the G-forces, and the torque on the players brain.
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Recovery from a brain injury is a delicate balance between achieving enough acceptance to have a modicum of peace yet maintaining a quiet rebellion which keeps you reaching for more.
High IQ TBI Revisited #1View Post
Maven is a Yiddish word meaning “one who understands.” Mavens are “information brokers”. They accumulate knowledge, and have a strong desire to share it with others.
People are often illogical, unreasonable, and self-centered; Forgive them anyway.
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 …
Am I alone in dumping Disqus Promoted Discovery? It is automatically turned on in Disqus 2012. Is it good for your readers? Good for your blog?
Perhaps it will happen this way: Someone will hand you a package. You will untie the ribbon … And hold in your hands The desert at twilight
Gives a whole new meaning to the phrase BRAIN FREEZE! A brain is a terrible thing to waste so drink up! You can buy them from …
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.
I sat down to write a quick blog post … it morphed into the post you are now reading; a recording of the journey that led to a finished post.
“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
Here are 13 stand-out iPhone apps to consider! They are the absolute best I have found. (And believe me, I have tested a lot!)
I found another silly/fun brain related product. You can make brains for any brain eating zombies you may know. You can buy them
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 …
Amantadine can cause livedo reticularis and severe ankle edema in some cases. This is not well known and often not recognized. Often it gets misdiagnosed as an autoimmune disorder.
I just came across some very cool lighting options for bicycles; some of which just increase visibility, but some also light the way too. With how many bicyclists get hit due to low visibility at night these seem like awesome solutions