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LINK BETWEEN FOOTBALL AND DEGENERATIVE BRAIN DISORDERS LIKE CTE

posted by SK Brain Injury    |   March 15, 2016 15:43

Jeff Miller, the NFL's executive vice president for health and safety, finally acknowledged for the first time that football has been linked to a degenerative brain disease.

This comes during Brain Awareness Month. ‪#‎concussions‬ ‪#‎preventionistheonlycure‬ ‪#‎SBIA‬

http://www.c-span.org/video/?c4584960/nfl-cte

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Making tax time accessible to all Canadians!

posted by SK Brain Injury    |   March 8, 2016 13:21

 

If you have a severe and prolonged impairment in physical or mental functions and you are eligible for the disability tax credit (DTC), you may be able to reduce the amount of income tax you pay in a year.


Read the article for more details.

Making tax time accessible to all Canadians!.docx (14.75 kb)

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BrainLove Kick Off

posted by SK Brain Injury    |   March 3, 2016 11:29

Glenda James was in Prince Albert for the BrainLove Kick Off. Read all about it:

 

http://panow.com/article/557802/charity-kicks-drive-aimed-raising-funds-brain-injuries

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DISC Election Toolkit

posted by SK Brain Injury    |   February 23, 2016 14:37

The purpose of the kit is to provide people with questions relating to SAID that they can ask candidates who knock on their door during the election campaign.

 

 

2016 Election Tool Kit FINAL.pdf (304.46 kb)

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Connections: Winter 2016

posted by SK Brain Injury    |   February 7, 2016 20:49

 

 

The Winter 2016 edition of Connections is ready for you!

Inside this issue:

  • Full report from the 2015 Fall Retreat
  • 2016 Spring Retreat program can be found on page 5
  • Story about BrainLove - entering its third year
Download Full Newsletter: Connections - Winter 2016.pdf (1.74 mb)

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Connections: Fall 2015

posted by SK Brain Injury    |   September 23, 2015 21:23
 

The Fall 2015 edition of Connections is ready for you!

Inside this issue you'll find the full report from the 2015 Brain Boogie. Check out page 3 for a list of our long-term partners and Brain Boogie sponsors.

The program for the upcoming Fall Retreat can be found on page 5.

Brain Injury Canada has partnered with the Neurotrauma to Neurorecovery Network. There is a link to a survey on page 7 to help determine research areas for those with brain or spinal cord injuries.

 

Download the full version

Fall 2015_enews.pdf (6.14 mb)

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June is Brain Injury Awareness Month

posted by SK Brain Injury    |   June 4, 2015 14:11
We are so excited the Government of Saskatchewan declared June Brain Injury Awareness month
in the province of Saskatchewan.


‪#‎areyouaware‬ ‪#‎braininjuryawarenessmonth‬ ‪#‎biam‬ ‪#‎skpoli

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Brain Injury Awareness Month

posted by SK Brain Injury    |   June 4, 2015 13:58
We are so excited the Government of Saskatchewan declared June Brain Injury Awareness month in the province of Saskatchewan. ‪#‎areyouaware‬ ‪#‎braininjuryawarenessmonth‬ ‪#‎biam‬ ‪#‎skpoli

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Connections: Spring 2015

posted by SK Brain Injury    |   May 27, 2015 19:28
 

The Spring 2015 edition of Connections is ready for you!

Inside you'll find a report Brain Blitz presented by WorkSafe Saskatchewan. Check out our great sponsors on page 7.

On page 4 you'll find a report from the 2015 Spring Retreat.

June is Brain Injury Awareness Month powered by SK Blue Cross - check out this year's poster on page 6.

Download the full issue: Connections-Spring 2015.pdf (1,009.80 kb)

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Anthony Calvillo autographed footballs up for auction

posted by SK Brain Injury    |   May 2, 2015 17:17
Anthony Calvillo, three time Grey Cup winning quarterback, took some time to meet with Aimy Thiessen,
Brain Blitz committee volunteer and sign a couple of footballs.

For a chance to bid on one of these autographed balls, come to The Brain Blitz presented by
WorkSafe Saskatchewan.

Get your tickets at www.sbia.ca/brain-blitz.aspx.

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