"Hi Vicky. I agree, no meds or the fewest possible. We all seem to know that without being told. It is innate in our brains, the brains that keep us alive! I try everything that is external, also. Nutrition, yoga, PT, walking, acupuncture,…"
"Hi Matt and Kristien. Ok Wow, me too, I mean three. May 2009. I was assaulted by a patient on the job. Not an accident, but a very unfortunate happening. My TBI has been unending since 2009. Every day I say I am well, just like before and then find…"
"Well said. I just learned that also from a new friend. She is brain disabled and has a high IQ. Her injury was at birth. She has never know her "other" self. She tells me and she does talks for the many of us who have do exactly what you…"
"Yes, I have had a few positive experiences in my continuing recovery, you think it is easier. I do not think it was easier. I chose a different way to heal and it did make a differnce. Yes, I still have huge issues. I used to give meds to patients,…"
"Hi All -
All this is me, too. Yes, I have had a few positive experiences in my continuing recovery, you think it is easier. I do not think it was easier. I chose a different way to heal and it did make a differnce. Yes, I still have huge…"
"I feel the same way. Exactly. At least we all are not alone.
Here are the good things I see about TBI -
Memory - when something bad or sad happens, I am able to move it to the forget area of my brain and I totally forget as if it never…"
"ok, here is another point. in court i found out that the insurance company's attorney can lie about us to see if we are faking it. Really, that is torture, and reason for breakdown and most mis-understood by non brain injured people, as we are…"
I am a brain injury Survivor, Family/Caregiver or professional
What do you find most difficult living with a brain injury
I am in recovery and experience all those difficult times. I am here to share those times with people who understand and learn all I can from the pepole that really do get it about brain injury survival.
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I used to remember too celebrate my son's birthday and his achievements, and now I don't think about it. He doesn't understand why "I don't care anymore." Events come and go before I remember them. I have an alarm on my phone, however, I get tired…See More
TBI Panel Symposium Diagnosing, Treating, and Thriving with Traumatic Brain Injuries May 18th, 2017 | 1PM till 8PM EWU Spokane,SEWC 122 (Auditorium), Keynote 6PM Dr. Maureen Schmitter-Edgecombe, Ph.D. Free Admittance | Open to the Public Traumatic…See More
"Hi my name is Linda. My injury happened 3 & 1/2 years ago. My biggest "problem" is not being able to do what I used to do. I use to kick box 5 days a week, now because of balance issues I cannot. I have gained a lot of weight and have…"