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Can a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Give You ADD?

Can a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Give You ADD

Signs of ADD usually first occur at a very young age, but what if you start showing these signs later in life? Could ADD actually be caused by a physical incident such at a brain injury? In this episode, Dr. Daniel and Tana discuss a new study which reveals some surprising data.    

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One Traumatic Brain Injury Can Ruin Your Life and Here’s How

One Traumatic Brain Injury Can Ruin Your Life On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

Did you know that your brain is about the consistency of soft butter, and that it’s housed in a skull with sharp, bony ridges? There’s no way around it: our brains are fragile and easily damaged. In this episode of The Brain Warrior’s Way Podcast, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen discuss the major risk…

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How To Effectively Treat Depression

How To Effectively Treat Depression On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

Dr. Daniel Amen and colleagues recently published a study on patient outcomes and Depression in the Journal of Alzheimer’s. In this episode, he and Tana share some of the study’s findings, including some easy ways to help treat depression, and how certain treatments can backfire if you don’t know your depression type.    

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Suicide, Drugs, & High School Football: What’s the Connection?

Suicide Drugs High School Football - Whats The Connection On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen and Tana Amen BSN RN

Drug abuse and suicide amongst high school students has reached epidemic proportions in the last few years. Why is this? In this episode of The Brain Warrior’s Way Podcast, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen discuss the possible causes for all this tragedy occurring in today’s youth.    

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Can You Overcome PTSD After Being Away At War? PT. 2 Denny’s Story

Can You Overcome PTSF After Being Away At War On The Brain Warruirs Way Podcast With Denny Salisbury Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

Denny Salisbury returned home from Iraq a different person. He had suffered a traumatic brain injury during a horrific car bombing that took the lives of others in his vehicle. The medication that the military subsequently prescribed for him only made things worse, and after attempting to take his own life, Denny decided he needed…

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How Soldiers Overcome Extreme Trauma: PT. 1 Denny’s Story

How Soldiers Overcome Extreme Trauma On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Denny Salisbury, Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

California native Denny Salisbury was 19 years old when he had his first brush with an IED bomb while serving our country in Iraq. Although it was a harrowing experience, it was minor in comparison to the other brushes with death he would soon experience, both in combat and back at home. In this episode…

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Managing Chronic Pain: Coping Tips For Relief

Managing Chronic Pain - Coping Tips For Relief On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

Living with chronic pain is one of the worst experiences one can have, and it can even lead down the path to thoughts of suicide. However, there are proven methods for easing that pain and regaining control over your life. In this episode of The Brain Warrior’s Way Podcast, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen…

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How to Turn Post-Traumatic Stress into Post-Traumatic Growth

How To Turn Post Traumatic Stress Into Post Traumatic Growth On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

When it comes to victims of trauma, there tends to be a bell curve-shaped pattern of response. On one end of the spectrum are those that suffer severe post-traumatic stress, but on the other end are those that use the trauma as an opportunity for meaningful growth. In this episode, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana…

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Stop Suffering: How To Overcome PTSD

Stop Suffering How To Overcome PTSD On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast with Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

Trauma can occur in many forms and degrees of intensity, but whether we remember it consciously or not, the past is always living in the present. In this episode of The Brain Warrior’s Way Podcast, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen dive into an examination of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Learn about the many different…

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