"I have had a distinct awakening experience with HBOT. My cognition is clearer than it has been since the accident, although the therapy is in no way a "silver bullet." I have many of the fatigue-related limitations of TBI…"
"Hi Diane,Indeed, it does get better. It is a long, long road.I had my auto-trauma in 1990. I too have diffuse axonal injury, was in a 10-day coma with a six-week period of post-traumatic amnesia (the time between the day of the trauma…"
Apr 28, 2012
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"Stephen, it is so hard, and our focus can just get so "shifty," our thinking unreliable. I am glad you are here; this board is a 'safe-place.' So sorry you have felt attacked, misunderstood, and you've felt…"
"Thanks Scott for your request to that I be added a a friend on here and that I am honored that you listen to my blog talk radio show..
As you know its on the internet every Thursday afternoon @ 3:00 pm est until about 3:45 pm est…"
"Tony -- I second Angela's sentiment. I am 22 years post-trauma (auto accident/10-day coma/6 week period of post-traumatic amnesia) and *accepting the change* -- fully -- is so difficult. You will move through the sense of…"
"Good show, Mark -- pleased to hear you had such success! I am a traumatic brain injury 'survivor,' and was considering the purchase of a home chamber a while ago; and your information is very encouraging when considering…"
"Hey John -- Have not tried it (yet), but have intereacted with Diane Pechenick whose online Facebook group is "HBOT for Health."
She is very open to being contacted, and the questioning presented on the page is…"
Got it from my sister (we exhange based on lists-of-what-we-want (no unwanted gifties...efficient!!). And I was so touched by your You Tube series, wanted to read your stuff.
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Nice, nice awareness: "as I still try to do things that are difficult for me, and then tire when my organizational skills fail me, so I lean on my sense of humor and that usually carries me through." That is one of the…"
"Glad you touched back in, Mary. Christmas is just about over, and it seems I *slept) most of the day away! Literally!!
Negotiating an appearance of our brain injury 'depression,' related to being overcome…"
"Yes, Mary. Brain-trauma with all of its associated limitations (e.g., memory, energy) plays right into what you are feeling. And our kind of alienation is *brutal* at significant times in the calendar year like the Christmas…"
Thanks Scott for your request to that I be added a a friend on here and that I am honored that you listen to my blog talk radio show..
As you know its on the internet every Thursday afternoon @ 3:00 pm est until about 3:45 pm est and the shows are archived and can be listened to afterwords. here is the link. www.blogtalkrado.com/fantasticfrank
I am always seeking out people to be interviewed on my show. so anyone who reads this and is interested in sharing their story with my listeners should get in touch with me my email address is email@example.com
"Hello, my son was in a dirt bike accident Aug 8, 2013. He got out of his coma Sept 11. To this day he is still unconscious. He does have sleep/wake cycles. He can follow commands like wiggle your toe or squeeze my hand. …"
I have been thinking about all you said. The problem is I really dont know where to start or where to end w all you posted. There are so many things i can comment on.
No, when she leaves, she never gives me a…"
This is such good information and insight. It really helps me understand some behaviors that did not make sense to me previously. The idea that Bryon's lady friend leaves because she needs the rest makes sense.
Hello to all, my best wishes to everyone. I wanted to thank TBISN for setting up a community dinner for us all here. I am sad that I had not had the chance to see the email until today. I at first thought was for tomorrow and was excited to partake but then realized it was yesterday. I hope it was a good turn out, it would of been nice to meet other survivors and their families and friends. I just wanted to thank you for hosting such a wonderful event for us all in my community, your wonderful…See More
" Bryon, It's hard to know exactly what is right for your friend....all I can tell you is my situation...
I have wanted to be NORMAL and have tried to force myself....I call it cowboy up.
What I learned was this was harmful for me and even…"