Are you impacted by a brain aneurysm? | Brain Aneurysm Advocacy

Advocacy is a real key piece of any foundation’s mission particularly if it has a tie to federal funding. Right now brain aneurysm research is really underfunded compared to a lot of other diseases that have just as broad as a reach as brain aneurysms do. Congress is bombarded with a lot of different priorities and a lot of different…

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A Grandpa Set His Clock Forward 1 Hour. This Is What Happened To His Heart.

KC is a 79 year old man, presenting to the emergency room with chest pain radiating to his left jaw. His wife Jane, tells the admitting nurse that earlier in the morning, he had become short of breath. He felt nauseous, and light headed, before collapsing to the floor. You see, KC was observing a yearly time change enacted by…

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Dr. Ruheena Khan – Treating Mental Health

As family doctors, we focus on physical health but we also focus on mental health. Most people think that they need to see a psychiatrist, but that’s not actually the case. As family doctors, we do have the ability to start our patients who are in need of medications for their mental well-being, and we can certainly do that when…

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I Have A Huge Tapeworm In My Brain

Hi guys! My name is Diana. I’m 16. They say “work hard to succeed,” but sometimes your ambitious plans could be disrupted by an absolutely incredible intervention. Like a tapeworm in your head, for example!” This story began two years ago, when my parents decided to separate. You see, my Dad met a girl who was half my mother’s age…

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Laser Interstitial Thermal Therapy (LITT) – Grace’s Story

>>When I was in kindergarten I noticed that I would blank out, not really understand what was going on, but then, I’d come right back to it. As I got older, it was just really bad. When I would have the seizures, it was anywhere between none a day and then sometimes, I could have like 10-15. I couldn’t go…

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How I learned I had a brain tumor.

Hey there! My name’s Kalie and this is a topic that I’ve talked a lot about, like in person and to my friends to my family, to people I don’t really know, but not really something that I’ve talked to a camera about in an empty room without anyone responding to, so please bear with me if this is a…

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Your path to recovery at the Mental Health Unit

Welcome to Hôpital Montfort’s Mental Health Program. We are pleased to accompany you throughout your stay on the unit—bringing you one step closer to your recovery. We are offering you a tour of the unit before your arrival at Montfort, Ontario’s Francophone academic hospital. This video will enable you to familiarize yourself with the mental health unit and provides an…

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