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Their trip is now over but see the overview of Jeff and Chris's Walk/Ride Multistate Brain Injury Awareness Adventure: Journey for Thought
Read their blog and follow them on their adventure at: www.journeyforthought.com
Help Support Jeff & Chris by donating click here
Jeff and Chris discussing BIAOR and Jeff's mother:
Discussing Max's Law http://youtu.be/HKex1artmjk
Partnership with BIAOR http://youtu.be/cDKC5s-R_zk
Jeff Rawley's Mother: http://youtu.be/gKzFhz5jSVE
Flyer Update 11/20/2013: I was getting my boat ready down South in Redondo Beach and I sailed myself to Catalina. I have a volunteer captain with a nice boat up here on the Columbia.
I hope to begin trips soon.
Update 11/20/2013: I was getting my boat ready down South in Redondo Beach and I sailed myself to Catalina. I have a volunteer captain with a nice boat up here on the Columbia. I hope to begin trips soon.
Awareness Walk - Summer 2014
host its 1st Annual Brain Injury Awareness Walk in the summer of
2014. Enjoy music, door prizes, food, and a beautiful walk. All Brain Injury Survivors
will receive a free t-shirt.
"Standing Together to Prevent Falls"
Falls are the leading cause of injury hospitalizations and emergency room visits in Oregon, and the leading cause of death for those over the age of 65.
To reduce risk of falls, individuals are encouraged to:
Exercise regularly - focus on leg strength, weight bearing exercises, and improving balance. Tai Chi programs are especially good.
Ask your doctor or pharmacist to review medicines, both prescription and over-the-counter, to identify medicines that may cause side effects or interactions such as dizziness or drowsiness.
Have vision checked at least annually by an eye doctor and update eye glasses as needed.
Make homes safer by
reducing tripping hazards such as area rugs,
adding grab bars inside and outside the shower
or tub and next to the toilet, adding railings
on both sides of stairways and improving your
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