Category: Insight

A national brain injury crisis

Politicians gathered in May for a Westminster debate on brain injury. Here Deborah Johnson provides the highlights.

A wonderful stroke of luck

Occupational therapist Janet R. Douglas’s life was turned upside down by a massive stroke. The decade-long struggle that followed is the subject of her new book…

Notes from Nanjing

NR Times’ writer Andrew Mernin attended the largest neuro-rehab event in the Asia Oceania region recently and made a few notes along the way

Brain injury and the great outdoors

A growing body of evidence links exercise and outdoor activity with recovery from traumatic brain injury (TBI). Here Fiona Nixon, of Calvert Reconnections, explains the benefits of physical activity in rehabilitation.

A sporting chance in concussion fight

New findings on sports-related concussion in children could help to improve management of the condition and stem long-term problems that can arise years after injury.

Why the Arni way is up

Dr Tom Balchin’s mission to help UK stroke survivors was forged in tragedy. In late 1996, his twin...

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