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Brain Injury Awareness TBI

Often called one of the “invisible wounds of war,” traumatic brain injury (TBI) is the result of a blow or jolt to the head that disrupts the normal function of the brain.
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Retired Navy Petty Officer Shericka Goza, who was diagnosed with cancer in 2011, is competing in the 2014 Warrior Games.
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Competing in his third Wounded Warrior Games, Staff Sgt. Kevin Taylor says the opportunity to compete has been a blessing.
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President Barack Obama recently announced partnerships between government, military and private industry leaders who are working to further concussion and traumatic brain injury prevention efforts.
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During a recent interview with DoD News, Navy Capt. (Dr.) Anthony Arita, Deployment Health Clinical Center director, discussed how mental health is critical to the mission.
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