Tag Archives: Traumatic Brain Injury

VETERANS WITH BAD PAPER

Veterans/Veterans’ Benefits/One Woman’s Opinion By – Sheri de Grom   My opinion about Veterans with ‘bad paper’ has changed over the years. Having worked in The Office of The Staff Judge Advocate (JAG) for many years [all during times of … Continue reading

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THE ELDERLY AND PTSD

Mental Health/PTSD by: Sheri de Grom Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a difficult mental health condition to treat and terrorizing to live with daily. I’ve written hundreds of pages in my journals, over the years, detailing my own difficulties with … Continue reading

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IN THE GARDEN WITH SHERI

Slice of Life by – Sheri de Grom Last week I talked about a nasty fall I’d taken and I was out of sorts with myself. I knew I needed to look inward but that wasn’t what I wanted to … Continue reading

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I STUBBED MY TOE ON THE WAY TO LIVING LIFE

Slice of Life/Travel Blog by – Sheri de Grom I lay on the cold concrete and wondered how I’d managed to get there. No pushing or shoving had been involved but I’d fallen hard. Did I dare move? The entire … Continue reading

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I DIDN’T WANT MORE PILLS

I Didn’t Ask For More Pills Slice of Life By – Sheri de Grom I’d gotten used to the ‘let’s get down to business’ style of approaching medicine my neurologist practiced. I couldn’t fault him in any way. He was … Continue reading

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THE WRONGS OF PSYCHIATRIC CARE – PART 2 of 2

The Wrongs Of Psychiatric Care – Part 2 of 2                                            A Blind Date With My Husband By – Sheri … Continue reading

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THE WRONGS OF PSYCHIATRIC CARE – Part 1 of 2

The Wrongs of Psychiatric Care – Part 1 of 2 A Blind Date With My Husband By – Sheri De Grom How I’d wanted to go on a date night with my husband. I just hadn’t thought it would turn … Continue reading

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BURN PITS – WHERE THERE’S SMOKE, THERE’S . . .

Burn Pits – Where There’s Smoke, There’s . . . One Woman’s Opinion   By – Sheri de Grom Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) are the most identified chronic diseases of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. … Continue reading

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WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM MY FRIENDS

With A Little Help from My Friends Slice of Life By: Sheri de Grom Hello my friends. I’ve missed communicating with you on a regular basis, although I enjoyed our contact when I started reading and commenting on your blogs. … Continue reading

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IS THIS JUSTICE?

Is This Justice? One Woman’s Opinion By – Sheri de Grom I’m having a difficult time reconciling the equality of military justice in the treatment of Army Major Nidal Hasan and that of Staff Sergeant Robert Bales. Both men are … Continue reading

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