• Former Navy SEAL: “Talk to someone — because we’re out there”
      Posted by Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center on Sept. 30, 2015
    Retired Navy SEAL Ed Rasmussen began experiencing memory loss, migraines and unexpected changes in his mood — and his wife, Mary Beth, noticed it, too: “When he started losing his memory and it was getting really bad, I said, ‘What’s happening here?’”
  • TBI Diagnosis Helped Save a Family
      Posted by Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center on Sept. 24, 2015
    Service members, veterans and their families may bear the stress and confusion of living with a traumatic brain injury (TBI) — especially a concussion — long before it is diagnosed. Often it’s family and friends who are the first to see the signs and symptoms and urge their loved one to seek help.
  • From One Military Family to Another: Tips to Keep Your Kids Safe this Summer
      Posted by Lt. Cmdr. Cathleen Davies, Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center on Sept. 22, 2015
    In the warmer months, I love getting outside and being active with my son. As a 6-year-old, he knows how to bike, swim and generally run around — and he loves it! As his mom and clinical training and education chief at the Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC), I know it is important to keep him safe, and prevent brain injury.

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