I am disabled with RSD (Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy) for several years now. It is a relatively unknown neurological condition that effects my entire sympathetic nervous system. It is chronic, progressive and incurable. In addition, I have neuropathy, several inoperable back issues and other health problems I deal with on a daily basis.
Goals I am Working On: Goal #1: I am...
I am a clinical neuropsychologist by training, which means that I am trained to work with folks having psychological difficulties, especially as these relate to their brain. I worked in the field of brain injury rehabilitation for...ahem...many years.
But in the past few years, I have moved from helping folks adjust to their brain injuries to actually helping people change the way...
I am a citizen journalist, writer, investor and caregiver.
I am the sole caregiver for my mother; she suffers from Alzheimer's disease.
Prior to moving to Delray Beach, Florida to take care of my mother I was CEO of a software development and marketing company based in Reston, Va.
I worked in several Wall Street firms, venture capital and as a private investor. The...
I am a 38 year old female living in Los Angeles who was diagnosed with 4 meningiomas last year. I had 3 partial craniotomies and a gamma knife treatment last year. I just want to tell my story and help anyone else going through this if I can.
Helge V. Keitel blogging about CTS = Carpal Tunnel Syndrome in English, Swedish and Finnish.
I write about several things but in Wellsphere the focus is on carpal tunnel syndrome and hand surgery.
CTS is common for people who have to use their hands extensively and continuously in their work.
- assembly line workers
- crafts people using their hands
- car mechanics
I graduated in May '08 with my Doctor of Pharmacy; recently passed my boards!! My life might never be the same after a closed head injury in November 2007. But I want to help other people who might never be the person they were after experiencing a concussion or mTBI of their own. This is a start...