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"I Suffer from PTSD" Says Lady Gaga

I have wrestled for some time about when, how and if I should reveal my diagnosis of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). After five years of searching for the answers to my chronic pain and the change I have felt in my brain, I am finally well enough to tell you.

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Rosie MacLennan

Always one to focus on the positive, Rosie MacLennan is downplaying the concussion symptoms that lingered for seven trying months -- cutting into her training for the Rio Olympics and forcing her to downgrade the difficulty of her routines.

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Jeremy Freeman - Philanthropist

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PTSD Top Diagnosis for Troops in Danger

Internal Defence Department records show post-traumatic stress as the top diagnosis for hundreds of troops at risk of being forced out of the military because they are too sick or injured for duty.

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Major Dan Rooney - Folds of Honor

Since 2007, the Folds of Honor has carried forth this singular, noble mission. To provide educational scholarships to spouses and children of America’s fallen and disabled service-members.

 

Former CFL receiver Ken Evraire will donate brain to CTE research

Evraire feels fine physically but he said those isolated times when he has a momentary lapse in memory or limited patience cause him to wonder. That’s why Evraire decided to donate his brain to Boston University upon his death.

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Clarke MacArthur is living on the line

The Ottawa Senators forward has returned from concussion issues that cost him two seasons, but he admits “it’s always in the back of my mind a little bit.”

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Former NHL player Jim Kyte moves from hockey career to academic life

The first part of Jim Kyte’s life story may sound discouragingly familiar to anyone following the trials and tribulations of the NHL’s ongoing concussion debate. Kyte was a 6-foot-5, 210-pound defenceman, drafted 12th overall in 1982 by the Winnipeg Jets, the first legally deaf player in NHL history.

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Eric Lindros Hists Back at Sports Concussions

Eric Lindros has no interest in re-hashing his own concussion history or talking about what might have been if his scores of devastating head injuries were treated differently.

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Calvin Johnson: Concussion Played Role in Retirement

Calvin Johnson never was listed on an injury report with a concussion.  Yet, in his first interview with a national outlet since his retirement, the former Lions receiver said brain injuries were an issue during his nine-year career.

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This is what a brain injury feels like

As a science journalist, Elizabeth Lopatto had reported on the effects of brain injuries. But nothing prepared her for the experience of having one.

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Bill Hicks took a family tragedy and turned it into a life's mission

He's created a place for those with brain injuries to find home and community.

 

Rob Roxborough

Rob Roxborough played 100 holes of golf for Mike Weir Foundation in Canada's largest golf charity event.