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Review: Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

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This book is eye-opening. And difficult. I expected it to be about the biology of head injuries - you know, different parts of the brain and how injuries to the different areas cause different ... Read full review

Review: Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

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Very good look into the endless and diverse challenges that people with brain injuries endure. Something everyone should read because not enough people know about the severity and hardships that ... Read full review

Review: Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

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If you're looking for a group of short stories with uplifting endings, this is not the book for you. There are uplifting poignant moments in some of the stories. This is a book that chronicles the ... Read full review

Review: Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

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great reading experience:) Read full review

Review: Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

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A fascinating and varied, if depressing, read. Narrated by a Brain Injury Case Manager, Mason tells the hopeful and gritty stories of a variety of people with brain injury, who, thanks to American ... Read full review

Review: Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

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Who would've guessed that there were so many ways to receive a brain injury - & so many end results because of it. My heart went out to the people who, mostly through no fault of their own, ended up in limbo. Read full review

Review: Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

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It would be easy for such a book-- which details some of the more interesting, unusual, and otherwise piquant cases that brain injury case manager Mason has seen in his years on the job-- to seem ... Read full review

Review: Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

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this book has got me thinking about buying a bike helmet. and of course i banged my head really badly just after finishing it. great read, even though it aint's a sacks and could have done with a wee ... Read full review

Review: Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

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Fascinating stories of a range of people with brain injuries, tied together with Mason's reflections on how our medical system only rehabilitates the wealthiest (or luckiest) people. An eye-opening story of empathy, frustration, and the limitations of our health care system. Read full review

Review: Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

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A very well written account of brain injuries and the problems in securing the care need by a survivor of a brain injury. This book has reminded me how blessed we are for the the care my son has received since his injury and that the financial resources to pay for it are in place. Read full review


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