For successful aging, people need to know their numbers and get the proper tests they need — blood pressure, cholesterol, mammography, etc. Dr. Paul Aravich talks about how sometimes people with TBI define themselves that way and forget to take care of their whole selves.
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About the author: Paul Aravich, PhD
Paul Aravich, PhD is a behavioral neuroscientist and professor of Pathology and Anatomy, Geriatrics, and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia.