Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) Protocol: TBI Patients

The urinary tract. [singhealth.com]

As any caregiver will tell you, it seems nothing is easy. Nothing! When it comes to brain injury, everything becomes exponentially more difficult. Caregivers also know that finding reputable advice or information is bordering on the impossible. This is the reason so many reach out to me when they find themselves dealing with this situation. […]

Vantrease Parole: Recap & Thoughts.

Parole Hearing Slide7

Warning: Photographs (at bottom) might be disturbing to some. Last Wednesday, I followed my daughter, Kari, with my Victim Impact Statement to the Parole Board. Her words were so powerful… so heart-wrenching… so compelling… so real, that I wondered if mine were really necessary. Well, at least if they were necessary for the Parole Board, that […]

Staples Removed from Skull

Ryan's scalp is stapled following surgery to remove a defective skull plate.

Last week was a busy week, for sure. Most will remember it mostly because of the Austin Vantrease parole hearing that took place at the St. Mary’s prison in West Virginia. Specifically, the powerful Victim Impact Statement given by my daughter, Kari, that has reached more than 120,000 readers over the weekend. Beyond this, I […]