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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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Retired Army Gen. Peter Chiarelli shares why he doesn’t call post-traumatic stress a disorder, why afflicted troops need to get help and how we can support them.
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It was an evening seven years in the making when retired Army Maj. Ben Richards received a Purple Heart award for the traumatic brain injury he sustained in 2007.
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Healing from a traumatic brain injury and having trouble sleeping? Check out these tips for catching some zzz’s and keeping your recovery on track.
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Memory is one of the most important human functions and one that’s often damaged after a concussion, or mild traumatic brain injury. Learn how to get it back on track with these tips.
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