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Oprah Speaks to Bret Michaels on the Fight for His Life

Today Oprah had Bret Michaels on to speak about his near-fatal brain hemorrhage. Bret spoke about everything he went through, how it almost killed him, and now how he has a second chance at life. Whether you are a fan of Bret Michaels or not…it can be a truly enlightening story. Brain hemorrhages (a.k.a. brain […]

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Mild Traumatic Brain Injury – Pathophysiology & Mechanism of Injury

It was previously assumed that sudden deceleration or rotational acceleration generates shearing forces within the brain which disrupt small blood vessels and axons.  The resultant shear forces were assumed to physically disrupt the axons, leading to membrane retraction, extrusion of axoplasm, and formation of large reactive swelling. The subsequent pattern of white matter change has […]

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Traumatic Brain Injury Testing

Dr. Stringer now offers testing for Traumatic Brain Injury (a.k.a. TBI). Often subtle or minor TBIs can be misconstrued as being all in the patient’s head just because the MRI or CT scan was negative. The doctor is lost…so the patient must be malingering. WRONG! That often is not the case…they just selected the wrong […]

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Oprah Speaks to Bret Michaels on the Fight for His Life

Today Oprah had Bret Michaels on to speak about his near-fatal brain hemorrhage. Bret spoke about everything he went through, how it almost killed him, and now how he has a second chance at life. Whether you are a fan of Bret Michaels or not…it can be a truly enlightening story. Brain hemorrhages (a.k.a. brain […]

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