A Story for Mother's Day

Today, for Mother's Day, I share a story of how your support helps stroke survivors, like Audrey Cebulski, reclaim their lives.

At 80 years of age, Audrey, a retired real estate agent, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother, completed a 5k race with her family by her side. Two years later, a severe stroke changed her life. The woman who had always valued her independence could no longer take care of herself. 

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head shot Caring for Persons with Traumatic Brain Injury

By Nancy Chiaravalloti, PhD, Denise Krch, PhD, and Andrea Gagliano, MS TBI researchers at Kessler Foundation

According to the Centers for Disease Control, at least 5.3 million Americans need long-term or lifelong help with their activities of daily living as a result of traumatic brain injury (TBI). Their families are often their primary custodians. With caregiving comes considerable physical and emotional burdens and a decline... read more-> 

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