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Stroke survivor bounces back to cook again

...speech therapies at NeuroRestorative, a five-bedroom brain-injury rehabilitation center in west Augusta. Here, she...referrals through hospital case managers and its monthly brain-injury support group. "She put some two-handed folks to shame...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-12-17/stroke-survivor-bounces-back
Spurrier says he will return next season

...A neuropathologist will look for signs of traumatic brain injury in an athlete who was found dead in atrash bin of an...determine any sort of abnormality or defect from traumatic brain injury," Ortiz said.Preliminary results from a Monday morning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-01/spurrier-says-he-will-ret
Ray 'Boom Boom' Mancini to go into boxing hall of fame

...Las Vegas in an outdoor bout televised live by CBS. Mancini scored a knockout in the 14th round, but Kim suffered brain injuries that led to his death four days later.The WBA immediately shortened its title fights to 12 rounds and by 1990 all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-04/ray-boom-boom-mancini-go-boxing-h
Harison Heights celebrates 15 years of assisted living for people with disabilities

For the past 15 years, Mike Stahl has called Harison Heights home.Mike is one of our traumatic brain injury survivors, who spends his days with his friends, taking walks, playing pool and going on outings. Because of his injury, he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-11-15/harison-heights-
Margaret Craddock

...Memorial contributions may be made to the Adaptive Swimming, The Family Y, 3570 Wheeler Rd., Augusta, GA 30909 or Brain Injury Association of America, PO Box 7416, Merrifield, VA 22116-7416. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, November...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173276060
Amendment B will help state's injured

...caused others. It is estimated that such a surcharge could generate as much as $250,000 annually to support traumatic brain injury and spinal cord injury survivors.Why should you care about this issue? Perhaps, like me, you know and work with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-10-30/amendment-b-will
Cardinals' Jonathan Dwyer is indicted on assault charges

...traumatic encephalopathy, the degenerative brain disease found in athletes and others with a history of repetitive brain injuries.Belcher, 25, killed Kasandra Perkins on Dec. 1, 2012, in the couple's home while his mother was caring for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-09-29/cardinals-jonathan-dwyer-indi
Florida State coach says penalty 'hit home' for star QB

...Kiffin, alleging he was forced to play in a game while ill.Baucham claims he suffered cardiopulmonary damage and brain injury when he played against California on Sept. 22, 2012, two months after suffering a concussion.Baucham's lawsuit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-22/florida-state-coach-says-
Adaptive golf competition highlights spirit of disabled

...Camp To Be Independent, an annual overnight summer retreat for children and young adults ages 8 to 21 with an acquired brain injury."We are all about inclusion," Vicki Greene, the foundation's vice president of development, said of the mission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-20/adaptive-golf-challenge-high
VA audit: Disability claims mishandled in Augusta region

...of reminder notifications.In a 2011 Inspection, the VA inspector general's office determined 16 of 30 traumatic brain injury cases reviewed contained processing errors because of inadequate training. As a result, the director agreed to ensure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-08/va-audit-disability-claims-m