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#Acquired Brain Injury

# acquired-brain-injury - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

Two men begin 10,000 mile car journey to raise funds for Pádraig Schaler's brain injury treatment
# Acquired Brain Injury
# Acquired Brain Injury

Two men begin 10,000 mile car journey to raise funds for Pádraig Schaler's brain injury treatment

Jul 23rd 2019, 6:15 AM 17,495 Views 13 Comments

Pádraig was left needing intensive care after he was knocked off his bike in 2013.

# acquired-brain-injury - Sunday 8 July, 2018

VIDEO: 'We wanted to show people that he can do things they might not think are possible'
# Padraig Schaler
# Padraig Schaler

VIDEO: 'We wanted to show people that he can do things they might not think are possible'

Jul 8th 2018, 10:30 AM 16,058 Views 8 Comments

Pádraig Schaler and his family show us how they got on on a recent trip to Cape Cod.

# acquired-brain-injury - Friday 16 June, 2017

'I was moved into a place that was advertised as a brain injury unit, but it was an old folk's home'
# Acquired Brain Injury
# Acquired Brain Injury

'I was moved into a place that was advertised as a brain injury unit, but it was an old folk's home'

Jun 16th 2017, 6:01 AM 19,800 Views 13 Comments

Brian Hogan is living with an acquired brain injury.

# acquired-brain-injury - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

Hope for change as families meet Health Minister on support for people with brain injury
# Padraig Schaler
# Padraig Schaler

Hope for change as families meet Health Minister on support for people with brain injury

Sep 20th 2016, 10:19 AM 10,057 Views 11 Comments

Four families attended the meeting yesterday.

# acquired-brain-injury - Friday 7 November, 2014

One teenager's 'terrifying journey' through Ireland's health system after brain injury
# Services
# Services

One teenager's 'terrifying journey' through Ireland's health system after brain injury

Nov 7th 2014, 7:45 AM 16,132 Views 14 Comments

Teenager Conor Devlin has told his story of experiencing an acquired brain injury.

# acquired-brain-injury - Sunday 12 January, 2014

Limiting impacts in training key to cutting concussions - Dr. Michael O'Brien
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From The42
# Precautions

Limiting impacts in training key to cutting concussions - Dr. Michael O'Brien

Jan 12th 2014, 7:00 PM 3,544 Views 0 Comments

The head injury specialist feels training time would be far better spent working on skills.

# acquired-brain-injury - Thursday 17 October, 2013

Dublin to host 'Brain Injury and Sport' conference
# Concussion
From The42
# Concussion

Dublin to host 'Brain Injury and Sport' conference

Oct 17th 2013, 10:00 PM 5,503 Views 2 Comments

The event will take place at the Aviva Stadium on December the 13th.

# acquired-brain-injury - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

'Concussion decision should have been taken out of Rory O'Carroll's hands'
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From The42
# Dublin

'Concussion decision should have been taken out of Rory O'Carroll's hands'

Sep 24th 2013, 11:05 AM 5,293 Views 6 Comments

Dubs boss Jim Gavin says they were not aware of the severity of defender’s head injury.

# acquired-brain-injury - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Global traumatic brain injury rates could be six times higher than thought - study
# Brain Injury
# Brain Injury

Global traumatic brain injury rates could be six times higher than thought - study

Nov 22nd 2012, 7:15 AM 5,070 Views 0 Comments

A New Zealand study has shown that mild brain injury could be more prevalent than previously believed.

# acquired-brain-injury - Tuesday 15 February, 2011

Patients experience six-month delays for vital neurological services
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# Health

Patients experience six-month delays for vital neurological services

Feb 15th 2011, 1:59 PM 689 Views 0 Comments

A damning Neurological Alliance Ireland report shows that the state of neurological care in Ireland is “grossly inadequate”, says a leading consultant neurologist.