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  • Traumatic Brain Injury Survivor, 19, Tells Story
  • 1/10/2013
  • (ctpost.com) - Nine years ago no one expected Ryan Boyle to be spending Saturday at Linda's Story Time discussing and signing copies of his book. And nine years ago, doctors expected Boyle to die or at best live confined to a bed and hooked up to machines.
  • Hit-And-Run Leaves High School Student with Traumatic Brain Injury
  • 1/09/2013
  • (LosGatosPatch) - It has been two years since 17-year-old Campbell resident and Los Gatos High School student Shea Shaw crossed the intersection of Camden and Bascom avenues. Her life, and that of her family, has never been the same.
  • Comic Recovers from Life-Threatening Brain Injury
  • 1/08/2013
  • (Today) - Even if Larry Miller's name is not familiar, you'll certainly recognize the comic - his credits include television shows such as "Curb Your Enthusiasm," "Seinfeld" and "10 Things I Hate About You," and some of his many film roles include "New Year's Eve" and "Valentine's Day."
  • Schiavo's Brother Tries to Save Another Life
  • 1/07/2013
  • (NRO) - It is very scary when a state wants to dehydrate a citizen. That happened several years ago in the Haleigh Poutre case in Massachusetts. Haleigh was a 12-year-old child abuse victim beaten viciously by her step father into unconsciousness.
  • Bryan Campbell is Defying the Odds
  • 1/06/2013
  • (ESPN) - Gary Campbell has a plane to catch. He's flying to Florida later in the afternoon to see a running back recruit, but first he has to swing by his house to pack and say hello/goodbye to the toughest kid he's ever met.
  • Assisting Suicide Isn't Free Speech
  • 1/04/2013
  • (OneNewsNow) - Four members of the Final Exit Network were indicted last May in the suicide of a Minnesota woman, though they say the state's law banning assisted suicide violates their constitutional right to free speech and association.
  • Devastating Injury to Teen's Brain Due to SIS
  • 1/03/2013
  • (newkerala.com) - In a new study, physicians have reported the case of a 17-year-old high school football player with second impact syndrome (SIS) - a rare and devastating traumatic brain injury.
  • Obamacare's "Great Chase:" And They're Off!
  • 1/02/2013
  • (National Review Online) - A few months ago I predicted here that Obamacare would result in a "great chase," by which I meant that smaller employers would react to the health insurance mandate by reducing staffing to under 50 full time employees to escape the requirement.
  • Americans Support Physician-Assisted Suicide
  • 1/01/2013
  • (NPR) - Voters in Massachusetts were the latest to weigh in on whether it should be legal for doctors to prescribe drugs to help terminally ill patients end their lives. The measure was controversial, and on Election Day it fell just short.
  • Few Receive the Care Equal to Former Congresswoman Giffords
  • 12/30/2012
  • (Bloomberg) - Larry Boswell sat slumped in a wheelchair. His sweatpants were soiled, his T-shirt soaked in saliva. Flies buzzed around his head.