I read everything posted here. The brain is part of the PHYSICAL BODY! I just don't understand how to express to her that I'm really trying. Changed my memory and personality! The only reason I survived the attack was because I had a small katana in I turned around and stabbed the attacker. The hippocampus: Please remember, we are not able to give medical or legal advice. Always. Since the accident I can not remember names. National Child Abuse Hot Line (800) 422-4453 . And I'm a neuroscience RN. Anonymous replied on Mon, 08/19/2019 - 10:38pm Permalink, Syeven B replied on Sun, 11/11/2018 - 8:12am Permalink. Further Resources. I am a 3 time aneurysm survivor one Rupture,one clamp,& 1 now with stage 4 lung cancer had many tell me it. We were then told that the tumours were static and that the scan now showed more secondaries in his lungs, one at the base of his spine and another suspect pelvic lymph node, also that there was now no chance of an operation to remove the bladder with the primary tumour. I am 38 now with 3 kids. He has coped well with all he has been through and I'm sure the chemo must have helped some. Sometimes i have to open a door a few times before I can complete the task of getting out a dish or walking through it. This is the greatest and most important command. All the comments make me feel so sad to hear all sad stories. I am on MS support group sites, I ask a question and get what seems like 1000 different answers. Where he had two small brain bleeds and swelling. I didn't take notes and I guess we'll be told properly in November anyway). Even customers I see monthly for years. Reading all these comments makes me feel normal. Thank you. How can he be helped? – It destroys your immune system, which is the most critical component in getting well. ), Anonymous replied on Thu, 08/06/2015 - 3:52pm Permalink. I spent a total of 10 weeks in inpatient or outpatient rehab and went back to work after 10 weeks. Brain tumors are rare, so most doctors do not think of brain tumors right away. (Mrs.Norris' Intro To Psych. Initially told it was looking positive and he would have 3 cycles of chemo to shrink the tumour and then an operation to remove his bladder. Life has become extremely difficult and stressful. We now need to wait until the PET scan and the next appointment in November to find out when treatment will start. Anyway, I've gone off on one. Thank you Brainline!!! God listens to prayers so keep saying those. Bronchial Mucosa. I can be doing something and in the middle of it I shake uncontrollably for what feels like an instant. The probable cause of pain on the right frontal lobe is simply a migraine headache. My wife told me that the shakes last for a few minutes. So we went for his CT scan quite confident last week and then to see the oncologist yesterday hoping he'd get the all clear. It wasn’t until I was referred to a speech therapist that it became apparent that I also had a tbi. We were really shocked at this and couldn't really think straight in the doctor's office so we just nodded and tried to take it in. I had a similar event from a fall off a scooter. It forced me to "simmer down". Brain stem aneurysm. We were also cruising- going to the Canaries with P and O. I majored in nursing and psychology and thought I was prepared to deal with this. But I am alive and well. He now has comprehension and memory problems. Saying that, I emailed the oncologist on Monday as by then we had a few days to take the news in, and I listed a lot of questions (like how was the cancer able to spread whilst my husband was on chemo and why wasn't it picked up on previous scans and/or the blood tests they do prior to each chemo session). Little specks of memory piece by piece and the majority was back. Jerry r replied on Tue, 05/15/2018 - 10:47pm Permalink. They can do some cognitive exercises to assist with memory. It was my dad. MRI … This came as a great shock as completely unexpected. My husband says he doesn't want to know any more... Well, I guess we have to hey... Hi, so sorry to hear this has happened. use this website because it is the best! I had to believe them because that are my family. Make sure the insurance will cover you if you decide it is possible to go. His words will have more weight now than ever before. It is good that you have been able to contact your husband's oncologist, sounds like an excellent way of dealing with anger and regaining some control and something I will try. JAN, 06, 2016 02:30:10 PM: Debbie: I have been skeptical of big Pharmacy companies most my adult life. -Parker Deal. Find What You Need It is now stage 4 and he is on an immuno-therapy called pazopanib. Does anyone have any recommendations? Doing really well. The doctors said i would not survive one night and that my version was soup without further explanation. I had a tumour on my brain-stem that was removed Dec 13/99. Just had a PET scan this week. What a wonderful site and great service to the community. If you have medical concerns, please consult your doctor. Injury to the brainstem can disrupt basic functions so that they are no longer regulated automatically. It is always hard going for the next CT scan and hoping every thing is ok. My husband had his right kidney removed in July 2015 and scans up until this August were clear. “It’s been a whirlwind,” recalls Meghan. If that isn’t the part of the brain that would have one connecting spiritually, then I am not sure which part would. But the people that love me told me that I have been acting different. Thank you for putting up this web site. I NEED HELP. After seeing the best doctors,I am finding my way to normalcy. 205: 1,413: Brain & Head Injury. – Chemo causes permanent damage throughout the body. 3939 Campbell Ave. Arlington, VA 22206E-mail | Phone: 703.998.2020, © 2021 WETA All Rights Reserved | Contact Us. He completed the Ironman triathlon in under 14 hours despite having gone through 2 brain surgeries, 30 radiation sessions and a year of chemo. It still gives him a lot of side effects. Unfortunately, he told us that the tumour was just too aggressive and that this is why it spread to the liver despite the chemo. This reading will allow me to ask more questions to my doctor about thins i feel they don't know about me, The Chad replied on Wed, 10/10/2018 - 6:30am Permalink. Chemo treatments have the same effect. I hope if you get a brain injury you can still live your life as a happy person. Does a temporal lobe stroke cause up to 10 headaches a day? As for the holiday, well, I tried to call the travel insurance recommended by P&O and they quoted me £950 for 5 days!!! Don't give up hope, there will be something out there for him. Anonymous replied on Wed, 11/02/2016 - 7:05am Permalink. Basically the doctor told us that we must consider quality of life too and as we had a holiday booked in December he said we should discuss in November whether it is possible to wait until January to start the treatment or whether it can't wait. Source: sunnyskyz.com. Thinking of you both and sending lots of love. He has also said that he had a meeting with the Liver team the previous day and that, according to them and from what they can see on the CT scan my husband did 2 weeks ago, the cancer may have also spread to the peritoneal cavity, making the cancer terminal. My 23 yr old son suffered a TBI 6 yrs ago. At first I was focused on my soft tissue and bone injuries and healing. 195: 697: Brain & Nervous System Disorders (6 Viewing) Undiagnosed for almost 2... by Lennon21 10-21-2020 03:06 AM. However, “spirituality” is a whole different aspect from a loving relationship, from being filled with the Holy Spirit! also I have a friend who has a brain injury and is still always laughing. The most important thing the community surrounding the brain injured could add to the great progress occurring is to stop the community of "normals" from accusing the concussed of all forms of manipulation, laziness and under achievement. One of my coworkers accidentally hit me with a truck. Anonymous replied on Sun, 08/26/2018 - 2:36am Permalink, Thank you sooooooooo much for all the info! I learned the different names of the brain along with what each part does. Saying that, I emailed the oncologist on Monday as by then we had a few days to take the news in, and I listed a lot of questions (like how was the cancer able to spread whilst my husband was on chemo and why wasn't it picked up on previous scans and/or the blood tests they do prior to each chemo session). They are responsible for: Damage to specific parts of the temporal lobe can result in: Located at the lower back of the head, the occipital lobes: Located at the back of the brain, the cerebellum controls: Located at the base of the brain, the brainstem is composed of the midbrain, the pons, and the medulla. Bronchial Cancer. Info on COVID-19 and our preparations. I think my husband expected more and today he has been very tired and lethargic. But he said that given how aggressive the cancer is, then the prognosis is not good with 1 year, maybe less. since then he is under medication as well as some brain stimulating exercises such as jigsaw puzzles etc. But that being said, there’s still things I know that are slightly harder than before. I can't retain computer programs or where to go to find what. Sonia replied on Thu, 04/26/2018 - 1:36am Permalink. Just reinforces my feelings of inadequacy. During the period of seizure he was also diagnosed to have suffered from Hypoxic Encephalitis resulting into loss of memory and recognizing ability. Keep positive and best wishes to you both. Reviewed July 25, 2018. Back home, my husband's first reaction was - how did they not see during the last 6 months that the chemo was not working? Things are mostly the same as they were from most people’s perspective. What To Do If You Think You Have Had a Concussion? I hope someone can tell me or guide me in a direction to reverse what is going on. Family was told the usual script "that I'll never be the same" etc. During this time, I was attending university and needed every cell in my brain to work efficiently. I don’t remember the first 2 weeks due to medication. It should be noted that blood–brain barrier vulnerability can vary as a function of brain region. I had my car crash in 2003 - loads of broken bones, fractures, HEAD INJURY. I also had a major car accident at the age of 19 and damaged front left lobe ( amongst other things). controlling behavior, emotions & impulses, integrate sensory information from various parts of the body, contain the primary sensory cortex, which controls sensation (touch, hot or cold, pain), help to keep us from bumping into things when we walk, an inability to locate parts of your body, an inability to recognize parts of your body, sensory problems like the inability to recognize a familiar person’s face, contain areas that help in perceiving shapes and colors, distorted perceptions of size, color, and shape, helps us realize when we are hungry or thirsty, plays a role in what mood we might be feeling, releases and controls many hormones that we need to function, regulates and releases important hormones to our body, plays a big part of our overall well-being, are invovled in the formation and storage of information related to emotional events, convert and retain learning from pleasure responses, help us recognize when we are in danger or fearful of something, is responsible for memory creation and retention, helps us orient ourselves in our surroundings, facilitates our ability to navigate and find our way around the world. Pl do advise. My son NEEDS the meds. I know that after my last round of chemo I would sometimes get up and eat in the middle of the night, or get up early and make noisy smoothies. We repeatedly warned him that if he didn’t change his behavior towards us we would have no more to do with him, but the abusiveness continued or was ramped up. Jack from Mongolia. Temporal Lobe, particularly Superior Temporal region changes,can affect the personality dramatically and the victims can be left without personality,or with extreme irrational anger outbursts,or unable to correctly read and interpret situations and therefor over reacting with much anger etc inappropriate to the situation. Anonymous replied on Sun, 05/25/2014 - 11:11pm Permalink. Thanks for posting and best wishes to you both. That word just adds to the stigma. Anonymous replied on Sat, 08/29/2015 - 2:03pm Permalink. I think it was for the best I had this event in my life. Located behind the forehead, the frontal lobes are the largest lobes of the brain. Why were the 4 areas on the liver not spotted before? After all of that to make sure the tumor was gone I went through 6 weeks of chemo and 6 weeks of radiation surgery left me paralyzed on my left side, Anonymous replied on Fri, 04/15/2016 - 12:14am Permalink. Brain bleed and sever swelling along with collapsed lung. I have always been an over achiever. Coma so he would stay calm. Tell your doctor about your feelings. Except months leading up to the TMI. What if they gave him the wrong type of chemo and they should have given something else/checked earlier that it was working (or in this case not working)? So sorry to hear of all your pain and suffering - I hope you are doing better now. My brain did not work as planned and my GPA dropped significantly. I am reading a lot of information,be careful with your diet. I did not have any of these problems a few years ago. I just had a complete blood profile done and nothing irregular was found. Mr Similar replied on Tue, 07/11/2017 - 5:28am Permalink. But no, he didn't.... the oncologist said that the chemo had not had any effect and that he now had 4 suspect areas on his liver. The Dr said that my husband would have to have a pet scan and an MRI and that we'd see him again in 4 weeks' time for the next steps, where he'd tell us if the tumor is operable or not. I have been struggling with "chemo brain" for the past year. Anonymous replied on Tue, 05/13/2014 - 2:17pm Permalink, It cool it just gave me a answer about the brain, Anonymous replied on Sun, 05/11/2014 - 2:22am Permalink, Anonymous replied on Sat, 03/01/2014 - 10:12pm Permalink, As someone with TLE and a brain tumor, I found this site informative. by Mylafaith1 10-31-2018 01:38 PM. My son, now 48, had seizure 18 years ago. G.K.S replied on Tue, 11/10/2020 - 8:06am Permalink, Anonymous replied on Wed, 08/05/2020 - 11:16pm Permalink, Vicki replied on Wed, 03/04/2020 - 4:38pm Permalink. Sandy replied on Wed, 09/18/2019 - 10:54pm Permalink. I am almost 40 now and I've been passing out, having pain in my head, am confused often, frustrated, have mood swings, trouble communicating, staying focused. In this busy life, distraction is normal. Today, many psychologists agree that certain emotions are universal to all humans, regardless of culture: anger, fear, surprise, disgust, happiness and sadness. I am so glad she does not y get mad at me now for processing sound and speech. I had a peach size, 99.95% of my left front temporal lobe removed in a double brain surgery June 13th and June 20th 2017. ‭‭ Matthew‬ ‭22:37-39‬. However, another phenomenon we sometimes hear about is “chemo rage”. Here’s what this means for BC Cancer patients. Took his anger and frustration out on us and everyone around him who was kind to him. Good luck. I’ve learned that I’ve been blessed and most people don’t improve as fast or as far. I had a tumor/cancer removed September 2012 in the frontal lobe . COVID-19: Children’s Minnesota pediatric experts are here to help. On Jan. 15, 2021, his mother revealed his cause of death and paid tribute to her son. I simply started putting my focus on God first in all things, and pouring my love out to all those around, my neighbors, even those who treat me with hurt! Breast Cyst (Breast Glands) Breast Cyst (Milk Ducts) Breast Glands. – The reports of its effectiveness are grossly exaggerated. Frontal Lobe damage is generally thought of as being associated with personality changes but it is lesser known that the Temporal lobe damage can also provide personality change. This site has helped me to understand why so many things are such a struggle for me. I fear my co workers or boss will discover the problems I'm having and I'll lose my job. Anger disorders may also be caused or exacerbated by neurological impairment and substance abuse, both of which can inhibit one's ability to resist aggressive, angry or violent impulses. He is in school boys scouts and speech therapy once week. At least we were lucky that the oncologist was happy to meet us on Friday rather than having to wait until November, even if the news aren't good, it's still some news. Similarly we may feel too exhausted, sad, or shut down but we generally shift out of this. This stopped 20yrs of refractory seizures that were occurring as the after affect results from the onset of Lupus Neurosis and Lupus Nephritis that I was diagnosed with just twenty years prior, 1997. Thank you to all of you. When this gets reviewed it probably get deleted but at least one person would have read it. This site has helped me to understand why so many things are such a struggle for me. Following that, he has called us and suggested we go to see him on Friday so that he can talk us through it and answer our queries. I love this site thank you, Anonymous replied on Thu, 04/13/2017 - 9:50am Permalink, No matter what I learn I just can't get my head around it even if I concentrate it just doesn't go through my head, Anonymous replied on Tue, 01/31/2017 - 11:19am Permalink. Wow I've wrote a biography lol. Now at the age of 50, 25 years later I am having bigger issues with my memory that frightens me and I would love to learn about treatment. And to top it off, in order to leave a comment, I have to try to decipher some weird code-garbled word, I've tried 3x, and I'm about to give up. Oxytocin is a hormone that plays an important role in the female reproductive system, particularly with childbirth and breast-feeding. You've turned a tragic experience into a true blessing and a service! Been struggling ever since with concentration, social impulse and memory, but now I am 63 and have enjoyed a full and successful life. The cells in the hippocampus are hypersensitive to oxygen loss or lower blood flow in the case of a brain injury. Drs here say i did not have a stroKe. In October 2020, it was announced that Archie Lyndhurst from the CBBC show So Awkward had died at age 19. Anger is a completely reasonable response to cancer and the many difficulties it brings. Now I can't remember tasks. Like you we were relatively shocked and speechless. Twenty years of seizures that were uncontrolled by medication and required brain surgery, twenty years of living life in a way I thought was “spiritual”, only to finally start living it right prior to surgery, living life the right way, living it in the way God asked us to, for; “He said to him, “Love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your mind. He did have Adhd. thank you for all of your help. Not sleeping well at night doesn't help. It is a rare type of cancer, but can be very aggressive. He was placed into medically induced. What part of the brain affects our spirituality, Get the Stats on Traumatic Brain Injury in the United States. Anonymous replied on Fri, 05/29/2015 - 3:34am Permalink, I'm now 41 years old, 7 years ago I had a tbi, I fell off a roof landing on my head on the cement, this really has changed my life, I am a artist now and there is no way on eath I could draw a runni g stick man before I got hurt, Recovery is never easy what ever it is, but if you can somehow find the strengh to think positive, I should have a better recovery POSITIVE THINKING HAS SAVED MY LIFE, Anonymous replied on Mon, 03/02/2015 - 12:06am Permalink, Anonymous replied on Sun, 09/21/2014 - 2:58am Permalink. She saw my post on overcoming disappointment, and she asked if I could help her. I don't think anyone has ever discussed the brain so well, or as good. I just can’t stand the thought of being so disruptive to your and Karl’s (and Sparky’s!) I will tell someone I will check on something and call them back and if I get interrupted before I speak to them again, I forget. I’m at week 16 today so it’s hard to say how my case can help you understand your son’s. I am trying to keep positive but I just feel we have wasted 6 months letting this thing spread over when it should have been blasted by the chemo. Shortly after that the anesthesiologist came over made me blink twice if I was awake I blinked next thing I remember is freaking out because they wanted me to go through the MRI after brain surgery the last thing I wanted was a bleeping MRI so they sedated me and ran me through the MRI. Everyone over age 2 must wear a mask at our hospitals and clinics. Also feeling very angry and lost... Hope things start to improve for you, best wishes to you both x. We may experience hurt, anxiety, pain, anger that brings us close to the edges of the window of tolerance but generally we are able to utilize strategies to keep us within this window. Will Smith replied on Fri, 09/15/2017 - 2:38pm Permalink. These two lobes are involved in: The left frontal lobe plays a large role in speech and language. She used to be intelligent and have a big personality and self of humor but now she is just "shell" of who she was and just sits there vacantly rocking with no personality,interests or thoughts.Its like it's all been "wiped out". I was still smart i just didn't know i needed help. These functions can include: Located below the thalamus and above the brain stem, the hypothalamus: Located at the base of the brain, the pituitary gland: Injury to the pituitary gland may affect: Located near the hippocampus in the frontal portion of the temporal lobes, the amygdala: The hippocampus is located in the medial temporal lobe. I have no idea what they are going through! Time is needed and some things might not go back to the original. I was in a bad car accident when i was 14. Brainstem. I'm 61 and worked on the power lines as a lineman. I have found tools to help me with dayly life and my business. I am a ten year old and I am researching the brain for a project. It definitely helped me in my school brain project, Jamie Chastain replied on Tue, 08/21/2018 - 8:14pm Permalink. Anonymous replied on Sat, 10/29/2016 - 2:48am Permalink, I had an astrocytoma removed and my surgeon stopped using the image guiding machine and decided that what he saw was part of the tumor turns out that when he snipped it it was actually a blood vessel so when he snipped the blood vessel I woke up on the OR table convulsing so hard in fact they strapped me down to the OR table when I woke up I tried to speak but had a tube down my throat and when I tried to wave my arms to tell the surgeon that I was awake I realized head strapped to the table so I started using sign language 28th my right fingers I caught the attention of the resident who said huh doctor so so I think she's awake. Damage from the surgery and then post op brain swelling 12 days later left me with brain-stem damage plus Limbic, Pons, Cerebellum, Temporal Lobe, Hypothalamus, and Amygdala damage. Neuropsych can assist you or seek treatment from a speech therapist. This is real the recovery time is ongoing. Therefore, the only sure way to tell if you have a brain tumor or not is to see your doctor and get a brain scan. It is so hard isn't it. That involves every aspect and every part of the brain and body! I still cry to this day. Anonymous replied on Mon, 06/16/2014 - 10:55am Permalink, I had a hemorrhagic stroke 5 yrs ago. What I can say is it’s helpful when I don’t feel like I’m under a microscope. I have a 14 year old son who on May 31 was in a bad car accident. Anonymous replied on Thu, 01/07/2016 - 6:10pm Permalink. As far as adhd, Im an adult who never had that issue, but I will say my perspective on life changed. The onset of schizophrenic symptoms before the age of 12 is very rare; it is less than one-sixtieth as common as it is for adults. Frontal Lobe should more be thought as Inhibition.Ie:if it is damaged the person can't inhibit their personality in social situations and makes social faux pas without concern or recognition. 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