BRAIN BLOG

Domestic Violence and Brain Injury

October 24, 2018

What is Brain Injury? An acquired brain injury (ABI) is the result from damage to the brain, which occurs after birth and is not related to a congenital or a degenerative disease. Changes may be short- or long-term potentially leading to disability or challenges participating in the community. A brain injury may be acquired non-traumatically or…

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Voting Information

October 10, 2018

Voting Resources For information and question about voting in NC, visit  http://www.accessthevotenc.org/vote/ For self-advocacy tools, information of the Americans with Disabilities act and more, visit https://www.disabilityrightsnc.org/getting-help/self-advocacy-tools/?_resource_topic=voting. For voter aid and accessibility information, visit https://www.ncsbe.gov/voting-accessibility For absentee voting options,  visit https://www.ncsbe.gov/Voting-Options/Absentee-Voting.  For more tools and guidance visit http://www.ncvoterguide.org/. How To Register Registering to vote can be easy! There are…

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Falls Prevention!

October 2, 2018

Falls are the leading cause of brain injury in the United States. On top of that, the risk of injury significantly increases after 1, 2, and 3 brain injuries. Balance, strength, impulsivity, and environment all contribute to safety after brain injury. Here are some falls prevention tips you can utilize at home and in the…

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