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 Brain Injury and Stroke Support Group   Who: Survivors of Brain Injury or Stroke, Families and Friends Where:  West Jefferson Rehab Center, 4th Floor 4 p.m. on the following dates: Thursday, February 7th Thursday May 9th Thursday, Aug 8th Thursday, Nov 7th Contact: Ginny @ 504-349-1343 to register or for more information. ***This support group […]

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Fundraising Tennis Tourney-April 15!

Our fourth year raising funds for aneurysm research! 4th ANNUAL TENNIS TOURNEY TO BENEFIT ANEURYSM AWARENESS Aces Against Aneurysms, an initiative started by aneurysm survivor Rebecca Winchell, has scheduled its fourth annual tennis tournament for April 15, 2013 at Pelican Athletic Club in Mandeville.  Proceeds from the tournament will fund aneurysm medical research.  Cost of […]

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Stroke and Brain Injury Support Group Meeting – May 10

A support group meeting will be held on May 10 at 4 p.m. at West Jefferson Medical Center’s Gretna Classroom.  Dr. Andrea Toomer of Culicchia Neurological Clinic and Roquel Savoy of Medtronics will discuss “Coping with Pain and Spasticity After a Stroke or Brain Injury.” For more information call 504-349-6396. In the video below, Dr. […]

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Tennis Tournament Registration Now Open

Our fundraising tennis tournament is April 16 at Pelican Athletic Club in Mandeville.  Proceeds from the tournament will fund an aneurysm awareness support group.  Cost of entering the tournament is $40 and participants must register by April 9 by contacting Barbara Fisher at will also be at the American Academy of Neurology’s Brain Health […]

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Rebecca Winchell Community Quarterback

New Orleans Saints Name Rebecca Winchell a Community Quarterback

Exciting news – the New Orleans Saints football team recognized brain aneurysm support group founder Rebecca Winchell as a “Community Quarterback” and is awarding a $1,000 grant to the Brain Aneurysm Foundation to support the local aneurysm support group here in town. Becky will be recognized at the Saints-Panthers game on New Year’s Day, along […]

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