Monthly Archives: July 2010

TBI- traumatic brain injury- NFL, US Armed Forces, Vehicular Accidents…

Diffuse Axonal Injury is among the most common types of brain injury. The axon (part of the neuron or nerve cell) , which expands during rapid acceleration/deceleration, develops kinks. The neuron may undergo repair- or totally disappear – at the location of the kink. Continue reading

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Telemedicine is no longer the future for CHF patients

Telemedicine is no longer something for the future. For CHF (congestive heart failure), it seems we can reduce some 40% of hospital readmissions by incorporating this into our protocol. We can look for similar results with other maladies. Continue reading

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New tests to discern Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

Traumatic Brain Injury affects 1.7 million people a year- mostly kids and troops. There is hope that a new test can diagnose these quickly- and accurately- to preclude tremendous damage. Continue reading

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Stem Cell Research to Treat Parkinson’s Disease

Stem cell research is addressing the treatment of Parkinson’s Disease. The new research is not using fetal cells; rather, it is manipulating the most common stem cells in our body to replace those cells in the putamen area of the brain due to the disease. Continue reading

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What should we do as leaders and managers?

You don’t want your local government to make decisions in secret. You don’t want your local government to violate its plan without letting you know why it changed the rules. Why would you have anything different for your enterprise? Continue reading

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What should our local governments do?

Local communities set up zoning and planning commissions. The authorities and the citizens approve the plan. Along comes a big company or a wealthy citizen – and the plan is tossed (ok, just this ONE exception). What should you do? Continue reading

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No Man Is An Island…(Neither is Woman)

We can’t succeed alone. No matter our capabilities, we need people who are stronger where we are not, who can be more objective, and can introduce us to others so our goals are achieved and our vision becomes a reality. Continue reading

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