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Parallel Journeys Through Brain Injury: Episode 1

Parallel Journeys Through Brain Injury: Episode 1 Hosted by Deb Brandon and Donna O’Donnell Figurski 15:51 first aired June 5, 2024 This is the first episode of Deb and Donna’s new podcast! They explore the parallels in the survivor and caregiver journeys and the similar struggles experienced by both. Available via YouTube at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NocwIz99bgY

Brain Injury Awareness Month: March 31st

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month and I’m posting a new resource every day! Today’s resource is The Bob Woodruff Foundation. The Bob Woodruff Foundation ensures that our nation’s impacted veterans, service members, and their families have access to the highest level of support and resources they have earned, for as long as they need … Read more

Coping with Irritability After Brain Injury- Part 2

Coping with Irritability After Brain Injury– Part 2 Another Fork in the Road, on Brain Injury Radiohosted by Donna O’Donnell Figurski 1:20 first aired March 24, 2024 This is Part 2. It is a continuation of the March 3, 2024 show Many survivors experience forms of irritability after a brain injury. It’s not surprising. But … Read more

Brain Injury Awareness Month: March 30th

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month and I’m posting a new resource every day! Today’s resource is The NeuroNerds: A Brain Injury Recovery & Pop Culture Show podcast. Recovering from a brain injury can feel lonely, but The NeuroNerds Podcast is here to help through a love of all things nerd and pop culture! Join … Read more

Brain Injury Awareness Month: March 29th

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month and I’m posting a new resource every day! Today’s Brain Injury Awareness Month resource is What is a Cavernous Malformation? by Joseph M. Zabramski, MD. CCM, cavernoma, cavernous angioma, cavernous hemangioma, cavernous malformation—different names for the same thing, but what are they, exactly? This article by Dr. Zabramski, Professor … Read more

Brain Injury Awareness Month: March 28th

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month and I’m posting a new resource every day! Today’s Brain Injury Awareness Month resource is A Hole in the Head: A History of Trepanation by Charles G. Gross (excerpt in The MIT Press Reader). Trepanning—ancient and modern? Yep! Drilling and removing circular piece of bone from the skull is … Read more