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My Remarkable Recovery from Traumatic Injuries

A recent graduate of Ohio University’s Honors Tutorial College, Spencer Smith moved to Detroit for a career position with Teach for America. This young man was working as a teacher and making a difference at a public charter school in … Continue reading

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Student Athlete Concussions: Signs, Symptoms and Prevention Tips

Students are heading back to school and back to the football field where they should be monitored for signs of concussion. Find out how from a Botsford trauma nurse. Continue reading

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How to Prevent Falls in the Elderly: Tips from a trauma nurse

Since falling is such a serious concern for the elderly, we asked one of our trauma nurses, Rhonda Thompson, EMT, RN, what we can all do to protect our loved ones.  Here’s what she told us: Q: Are falls really … Continue reading

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