Some Cognitive Effects of Head (Brain) Injury

Sharing some Information and Thoughts on Head and Brain Injury

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“Compare it (your head) to a jelly in a bowl. The bowl is the skull – a strong, protective container – and the jelly (the brain) is nestled within. The skull is able to withstand many types of blows; but the brain is vulnerable to sudden swirling or rotating movements. Shake the bowl and see what happens to the jelly.”
– Dr Don Mackie, Emergency Specialist (in New Zealand)

from

Some Cognitive Effects of Head (Brain) Injury | Sharing some …

from a Google search (thanks for rescuing me from “sheer utter chaos”, Big G)

https://www.google.co.nz/search?rlz=1C1PRFI_enNZ782NZ782&ei=8a2QWtTeN4ap0ASsyq94&q=cognitive+effects+of+head+brain+injury

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“Sharing, supporting, informing,  enlightening, “entertaining”(??), encouraging, empowering, enriching, challenging, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”

enough there for now, c!

We share what we know, so that we all may grow.”

“Knowledge is the gateway to understanding…and understanding…

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I’ve had one of those – it’s called a cat scan!

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from

https://www.facebook.com/craig.lock.31

https://www.facebook.com/livingwithheadinjury/

and http://www.headbraininjury.wordpress.com

PPS

 

“Life is far too important a subject to be taken too seriously.”

from http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com

What is Traumatic BRAIN Injury?

Living with Head/Brain Injury (TBI)

https://theconversation.com/explainer-what-is-traumatic-brain-injury-75546?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=facebookbutton

from

https://www.facebook.com/livingwithheadinjury/

PS

Also see

https://traumaticbraininjurytbi.wordpress.com/

picture from a Google search (thanks for rescuing me from “sheer utter chaos”, Big G

books by craig lock – Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI

http://theconversation.com/explainer-what-is-traumatic-brain-injury-75546?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=facebookbutton

“Sharing, supporting, informing,  enlightening, “entertaining”(??), encouraging, empowering, enriching, challenging, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”

enough there for now, c!

We share what we know, so that we all may grow.”

“Knowledge is the gateway to understanding…and understanding is the gateway to a better life.”

SHINING A LIGHT OF HOPE  IN THE DARKEST CORNERS

HELPING PROMOTE BETTER UNDERSTANDING AND AWARENESS OF WHAT IS OFTEN TERMED “THE SILENT EPIDEMIC” (AND/OR “THE HIDDEN HANDICAP”)

“INFORM, EDUCATE, INSPIRE”

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http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

and

www.awritersdreams.wordpress.com

enough there for now, c

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What is Traumatic BRAIN Injury? — Living with Head/Brain Injury (TBI)

https://theconversation.com/explainer-what-is-traumatic-brain-injury-75546?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=facebookbutton from https://www.facebook.com/livingwithheadinjury/ PS Also see https://traumaticbraininjurytbi.wordpress.com/ picture from a Google search (thanks for rescuing me from “sheer utter chaos”, Big G books by craig lock – Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI and https://www.google.co.nz/search?rlz=1C1PRFI_enNZ782NZ782&ei=wt6EWr6DPITR0ATV_qGADw&q=the+pieces+of+the+puzzle+brain+injury+craig+lock&oq=the+pieces+of+the+puzzle+brain+injury+craig+lock&gs_l=psy-ab.3…6751.10932.0.11320.13.13.0.0.0.0.328.3082.2-12j1.13.0….0…1c.1.64.psy-a http://theconversation.com/explainer-what-is-traumatic-brain-injury-75546?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=facebookbutton “Sharing, supporting, informing, enlightening, “entertaining”(??), encouraging, empowering, enriching, challenging, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring” enough there for now, c! […]

via What is Traumatic BRAIN Injury? — Living with Head/Brain Injury (TBI)

“When faced with a mountain, I will not quit…”

Living with Head/Brain Injury (TBI)

climbing

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2018/02/06/when-faced-with-a-mountain-i-will-not-quit/

and

https://craigswritingjourney.wordpress.com/2018/02/04/when-faced-with-a-mountain-i-will-not-quit/

“Sharing, supporting, informing,  enlightening, “entertaining”(??), encouraging, empowering, enriching, challenging, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”

enough there for now, c!

img_7283-copy“Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), let’s see how many people (and lives) we can encourage, impact, empower, enrich, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach their fullest potentials…and strive for and perhaps one sunny day even achieve their wildest dreams.”

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and

Climbing the Everest Within | Sharing some Information and Thoughts …

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Climbing the Everest Within

Sharing some Information and Thoughts on Head and Brain Injury

“The Hidden Handicap”

(or “The Silent Epidemic”, as it is often called)

https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/category/head-brain-injury/

https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/tag/head-injury/page/2/

https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/tag/medical-information/

and   https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/category/chronic-fatigue/

from http://www.livingwithheadinjury.wordpress.com

We share what we know, so that we all may grow.”

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“Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), let’s see how many people (and lives) we can encourage, impact, empower, enrich, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach their fullest potentials…and strive for and perhaps one sunny day even achieve their wildest dreams.”

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What is Neuroplasticity?

Living with Head/Brain Injury (TBI)

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“Neuroplasticity refers to the brain’s ability to regenerate, reform and make new connections.”
Amazing!

from  a Google search  (instead of my “non-existent filing system”, thanks for rescuing me from sheer/utter chaos”,  BIG G)

https://www.google.co.nz/search?rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ698NZ698&ei=qChyWtH0DISs8QWp4bCIBg&q=neuroplasticity+craig+lock&oq=neuroplasticity+craig+lock&gs_l=psy-ab.3..33i160k1.2381.6009.0.6389.11.11.0.0.0.0.315.2698.2-10j1.11.0….0…1c.1.64.psy-ab..0.8.2004…0j0i67k1j0i22i30k1j0i22i10i30k1.0.eC8xHII46Jo

and

https://www.google.co.nz/search?rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ698NZ698&ei=sChyWrDzG4OX8gWF5JiQBQ&q=neuroplasticity+brain+injury&oq=neuroplasticity+brain+injury&gs_l=psy-ab.3..0j0i22i30k1l5.1894820.1900998.0.1901435.14.14.0.0.0.0.298.3473.2-14.14.0….0…1c.1.64.psy-ab..0.14.3468…0i67k1.0.M3trSHIH45g

We share what we know, so that we all may grow.”

“Knowledge is the gateway to understanding…and understanding is the gateway to a better life.”

Shining a light of hope  in the darkest corners

Helping promote better understanding and awareness of what is often termed “The Silent Epidemic” (and/or “The Hidden Handicap”)

“Inform, educate, inspire”

makororifirst-light

pictures from

www.itsalwaysdarkestbeforethedawn.wordpress.com

www.shatteredbrokendreams.wordpress.com

www.beliefhope.wordpress.com

www.thedriverthenurseandthewriter.wordpress.com

http://www.writeintothelightbook.wordpress.com

http://www.writingintothelightbook.wordpress.com

http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

and

www.awritersdreams.wordpress.com

enough there for now, c

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Share, encourage, uplift, inspire  and help spread HOPE, LOVE and LIGHT

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