I am a brain injury Survivor, Family/Caregiver or professional
What do you find most difficult living with a brain injury
I WAS STATIONED AT FORT HOOD TX, IN 1978 , I LIVED OFF POST AND WAS AT STILL HOUSE HOLLOW LAKE , SOME FRIENDS AND I DECIDED TO GO TO A BAR , WE HAD NOT DRANK ANYTHING YET BUT I HAD A MOTERCYCLE AND GOT ON IT AS I DROVE OFF EVERYTHING WENT BLANK I WOKE UP 7 DAYS LATER WITH A COMPOUND FRACTURE , CRUSHED ARM , NO HEARING IN MY LEFT EAR AND DAMEGE TO MY 7 AND 8TH CRAINAL NERVES , I WAS 21 THEN AND WORKED TILL 1997 , NOW I GOT FULL MILITARY PENTION BECAUSE A STAFF SARGEN WENT AROUND A GUY WHO JUST GOT KILLED ON HIS MOTERCYCLE IN TRAFFIC ON FM 2410, AND HIT ME , " THEY SAY " CAUSE I DONT REMEMBER NOTHING OF IT THE GUY WHO PASSED AWAY `S AMBULANCE TOOK ME , I WAS TOLD I WAS REVIVED FROM FLAT LINE 3 TIMES , I NOW HAVE 2 DAUGHTERS BEEN MARRIED 33 YEARS , I PRAISE GOD FOR EVERY MOMENT
are you on another social network such as facebook, so we can varify your a real person trying to apply
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"Thanks for stepping forward, and what you said Papa... I could not have said it better.... it takes time for the real "you" to show forth in a relationship such as one with tbi.... Didn't they used to call …"
"Rachel, I hope you take some time.
Such a big step, see if you can find out if your friend is interested in maybe spending a little more time with you, hopefully something other than sex, go out in public see how comfortable he is with you…"
"I too have suffered with fatigue and family who did not and do not understand TBI......but then again think of how much we do not understand it ourselves.
I'm 9 years into my new brain this month and am still learning my copping…"