Concussions have long been a known risk in professional contact sports like football and soccer. But in 2006—after 13-year-old Zackery Lystedt suffered a debilitating brain injury…
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Julie Potyraj is a guest contributor to AiBi. She is the community manager for MPH@GW, the online Master of Public Health program offered by The Milken Institute School of Public Health at The George Washington University. She is also currently an MPH@GW student studying health communications. Follow her @jPotterRay
Cavin’s brain injury journey is astounding. His experiences and accomplishments since returning from the brink of death are incredible!
Dr. Leonard PressPress Vision
Cavin takes you on a captivating journey of challenging experiences that leads to an amazingly successful recovery. Cavin is a remarkable person who conveys a remarkable message in each of his talented motivational speeches.
Chip Howe, M.A.Mary lee Foundation
Cavin is wonderfully articulate and takes you through his long rehabilitation journey which involves expert medical care, intense family support, and several ingenious therapy procedures.
Susan R. Barry, Ph.DFixing My Gaze
I’ve never heard a more superb and comprehensive combination of humor, courage, and integration of knowledge on how a patient with traumatic brain injury has put his life back together.
Dr. Curtis R. BaxstromNeuro-optometric Rehabilitation Association