May the force of modern medicine be with you.
Living with the residual effects of brain injuries can be difficult for patients, their families, friends, and caregivers. Here are stories of how people cope with their conditions. Source: Brain Injury Assocation of America
Here’s Conan O’Brien’s take on NFL’s new protocol regarding concussions:
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Be aware… top causes of traumatic brain injury include traffic accidents, falls, and being struck by or against an object. So buckle up, watch your rugs, and wear a helmet. More here.
What did parietal say to frontal? “I lobe you.” On a more serious note, it’s Valentine’s Day… the perfect time for a quick anatomy lesson on the parietal & frontal cortexes of your brain, in a nutshell.
Beneath your skull you’ll find the parietal lobe & frontal lobe of your brain — situated side by side — like ma n’ pa. Pa Parietal runs the sensory show: taste, temperature, touch. Ma Frontal’s in charge of thinking, decision making, planning, n’ such. These two parts of your brain are precious.
Protect your entire brain by wearing a bicycle helmet, wearing a motorcycle helmet, and wearing a football helmet… individually, or all at once. And rethink taking up the sport of boxing. More here.
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