Traumatic brain injuries

My 1st Post- something to think about

ckgoduto
  • By ckgoduto · Posted March 1, 2014
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  • On August 5th, 2013 my husband fell going up the stairs from the basement unto the ceramic floor in the basement. We called an ambulance immediately and they took him to a trauma center. He was critical ...

Cerebrum is not working

autowoman
  • By autowoman · Posted December 1, 2013
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  • A family friend is 17 and was in a head on collision 16 days ago. She has been in an induced coma and now her cerebrum is not working. Has anyone experienced this and what should be expected if there ...

My beloved dad

Kat25
  • By Kat25 · New reply January 6, 2013
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  • My name is Katherine and my father had a cardiac arrest 7 days ago the doctors say there is a 33min time frame in which he could have gone without oxygen to the brain. Dad is awake but doctors are saying ...

Hydrocephalus

Karatomsa
  • By Karatomsa · New reply November 1, 2012
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  • Hi my name is Kara and I have a condition called Hydrocephalus, which is fluid on the brain and I also had a shunt put in and also was diagnosed with seizures so my life has been a struggle. I have had ...

global hypoxic/ischemic event

hypoxicbi
  • By hypoxicbi · New reply June 19, 2012
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  • Good evening everyone, I need advice.. on May 11 of this year my mother (69 years of age) suffered what has been determined as above as a global hypoxic/ischemic event"... She was originally hospitalized ...

Head Injury Symptoms Back!?

Whosyadanni
  • By Whosyadanni · New reply December 21, 2011
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  • I had a traumatic brain injury in 2007 and developed Post Concussion Syndrome. I never felt 100% but seemed to get back on track within 18 months of the accident - working full time and living a pretty ...

Pine Bark used to treat brain injuries

Whosyadanni
  • By Whosyadanni · Posted December 12, 2011
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  • There has been alot going on here in New Zealand in papers etc with New Zealand pine bark being used to treat brain injuries. It is called Enzogenol. It increases memory and attention spans. This is great ...

unreported tbi in military

shakephear
  • By shakephear · Posted March 30, 2011
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  • I walked Walter Reed in 2000 as soldier patient and 2006 as federalb representative withou official word ...

!!!TBI Having symptoms after 10 years symptom free!!!!

CourtneyD
  • By CourtneyD · New reply March 28, 2011
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  • After ten years in and out of theropy my head started to hurt... then came the muscle pains.... then the nightmares.... nightsweats, loss of concentration, anxiety, sleepiness and headaches. After several ...

money

tawhead
  • By tawhead · New reply April 16, 2010
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  • i have i tbi and receive ssdi can i still keep it when i collect life isurance money that was left to me ...

TBI

mmshorty
  • By mmshorty · Posted April 11, 2010
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  • HI ALL, I HAVE HAD A TBI FOR OVER FOR OVER 15 YEARS AND ALSO I HAVE BEEN COMPLETELY PARALIZED ON MY LEFT SIDE FOR THE SAME AMOUNT OF TIME DUE TO A CAR WRECK AND IT HAS BEEN EASIER GETTING OVER BEING PARALIZED ...

TBI and excessive sleepiness

AshleyT
  • By AshleyT · New reply March 30, 2010
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  • Does anyone here experience excessive sleepiness because of their TBI? I'm conducting an anonymous survey on the subject, but before I post, I wanted to know how you all deal with it. And of course, if ...

Serotonin Syndrome

schmazmom
  • By schmazmom · New reply March 19, 2010
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  • In September of 2008 I almost died due to an accidental poisoning from a deadly combination of medication. I was a medical assistant and worked for the Dr. who prescribed the medication. (One I was on ...

money

tawhead
  • By tawhead · Posted January 8, 2010
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  • can i collect a life insurance policy and keep my ssdi benifits ...

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