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Traumatic Brain Injury

Mary Blake with her family on Thanksgiving  2012. From L-R Mary's husband Peter Dion, son Peter, Mary and Luke. Bottom row, son Connor and daughter Addie.  (Credit: Mary Blake)

Brain Injury: My Road To Recovery – Raising Awareness

I honestly cringe now when I see a bicyclist without a helmet, since I know now what can happen with a fall.

02/22/2013

Mary and her 16-year-old son Luke, who was her driving instructor.

Brain Injury: My Road To Recovery – Regaining Independence

Mary Blake had suffered a traumatic brain injury in a bicycle fall and a medical competency road test was deemed necessary before she could get behind the wheel again.

02/21/2013

Mary Blake with John Pliakas, critical care transport nurse at Boston MedFlight.

Brain Injury: My Road To Recovery – ‘Time Is Of The Essence’

If you were to ask 10 people on the street what TBI is, you’d be hard pressed to find even one person who knows the answer.

02/18/2013