This profound article comes from a blogger (really a very good writer), his site is Broken Brain — Brilliant Mind; Using the infinite mind to overcome the limits of the brain… Including Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Survival Strategy and Tactics. If you have taken the time to follow his stylings you will find out that this self-taught individual has the proper perspective on all things related to head injuries.
It has been far too long that BB has not appeared on this site; for the life of me I don’t know why. I was cruising the site yesterday and found a wonderful authored article about what is happening to your brain when you get a concussion. I would love to re-print the entire article here but that would be dirty pool. In lieu of that I will post some very good sections and implore you to click on THIS LINK to read the entire post.
Because everything is “off” just a tiny bit, and it can create a huge amount of insecurity and anxiety and stress in your life, trying to figure out why the hell everything is working wrong, all of a sudden. On top of your own confusion and frustrations, you’re suddenly surrounded by a whole truckload of people who also wonder why the hell you’re “off” … and whose patience is getting shorter by the day (sometimes by the hour).
What – did you suddenly become an idiot? Did you suddenly get stupid? What’s wrong with you? Continue reading