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Survivors Stories Support Videos

How it feels to have a stroke

Neuroanatomist Jill Bolte Taylor had an opportunity few brain scientists would wish for: One morning, she realized she was having a massive stroke. As it happened, as she felt her brain functions slip away one by one, speech, movement, understanding; she studied and remembered every moment. This is a powerful story about how our brains define us and connect us to the world and to one another.

BRAIN ANATOMY

Direct Relief is supporting health facilities in hurricane-affected communities across the Gulf and Atlantic Coasts.

SURVIVOR STORIES

Direct Relief is supporting health facilities in hurricane-affected communities across the Gulf and Atlantic Coasts.

AQUIRED BRAIN INJURY

Direct Relief is supporting health facilities in hurricane-affected communities across the Gulf and Atlantic Coasts.

RECOGNIZING STROKE

Direct Relief is supporting health facilities in hurricane-affected communities across the Gulf and Atlantic Coasts.

IN THE NEWS

Head Injury in Sport

Jason Osler / CBC News

Importance of Self-care

Nicole Reis / CBC News

Mysterious Symptoms

Bruce Campion-Smith / Toronto Star

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Support, Hope & Resiliency: An Education & Training Program for Caregivers of ABI Survivors. 7 new workshop dates have been announced. WORKSHOPS ARE FREE BUT YOU MUST REGISTER AS SPACE IS LIMITED! Check locations and dates here: bit.ly/2VRBEtP