Senior Chief Petty Officer Ed Rasmussen: Finding Help After a TBI

Retired Navy Senior Chief Petty Officer Ed Rasmussen experienced multiple concussions as a result of years of exposure to explosions during training. He dealt with memory loss, sleep issues and behavior changes until his wife encouraged him to get checked out. Rasmussen now tells others who may have experienced a TBI to “talk to somebody you know who has one — because we’re out there.”

Posted on BrainLine January 26, 2016.

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