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To create a better future for all Nebraskans through brain injury prevention, education, advocacy and support.

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Survivor Stories

Harlan's Story

Asking Harlan about his hopes for the future? “To enjoy life!” Telling people about his experiences to share faith and continue healing after any kind of trauma.  What Harlan has learned from brain injury? “Never give up!  Don’t let fear take over your mind because God is always with you. Have a positive attitude that the more you push, the more you heal.”

Read on here.

News & Notes

They worked for my depression. Could they be the future of psychiatry?

A study from the National Institutes of Health confirms that neurofilament light chain as a blood biomarker can detect brain injury and predict recovery in multiple groups, including professional hockey players with acute or chronic concussions and clinic-based patients with mild, moderate, or severe traumatic brain injury.