Simple tips understanding injuries are very different … Part 1 of 2

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

– Jeff Sebell

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

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With  ref to the reblogged article I found this most interesting and personally relevant

“She has no recall about a brain injury.  She stated ‘if she endured a brain injury she was not educated about it.’ Her recall is simple: take care of the visible injury and one will be better.  All her inpatient treatment focused on the loss of her lower extremity and other physical injuriesThere was no mention of brain injury and no patient and family education for brain injury.”

but “the driver’s” injuries (including a broken neck) were a long long time ago in 1965

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How many have been compared to someone who have a visible injury? “Look how much someone can accomplish after they have lost limbs or have some other visible physical injuries.”  Is the frustration with brain injury

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