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Jun 03, 2019, 07:00 ET Unmasking Brain Injury Pulls Back the Curtain on Brain Injuries

TORONTO, June 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Brain injury happens in an instant and lives are changed forever. The numbers are staggering, according to Ruth Wilcock, Executive Director of the Ontario Brain Injury...


Jun 01, 2018, 06:00 ET Unmasking Brain Injury Pulls Back the Curtain on Brain Injuries

TORONTO, June 1, 2018 /CNW/ - On Friday, June 1, more than 25 local Brain Injury Associations and community partners from Ontario will be unveiling the Unmasking Brain Injury Project in honour of...


Jun 01, 2016, 06:00 ET Concussion Hits Home: Domestic Violence and Concussions

TORONTO, June 1, 2016 /CNW/ - Domestic violence is a common cause of concussions/brain injury, yet it remains a family or even societal secret, largely unrecognized as a public health issue. A study...


Jun 02, 2014, 07:00 ET "Drive Only… Never Text" campaign helps create awareness on the dangers of texting while driving

TORONTO, June 2, 2014 /CNW/ - Do you text when you drive? Here's a simple message: "D.O.N.T."! June is Brain Injury Awareness month. Through a campaign launched today, the Ontario Brain Injury...


Jun 06, 2013, 16:51 ET Take the D.O.N.T. pledge! The "Drive Only… Never Text" campaign helps spread the word that car crashes caused by distracted driving are preventable

TORONTO, June 6, 2013 /CNW/ - Do you text when you drive? Here's a simple message: "D.O.N.T." During the month of June, a coalition of injury prevention advocates is asking Ontarians to pledge to...


Jun 03, 2013, 14:21 ET Media Advisory - Province-wide Campaign Targets Distracted Drivers: D.O.N.T.

Make the pledge: Drive Only . . . Never Text. D.O.N.T. TORONTO, June 3, 2013 /CNW/ - As part of this month's province-wide Brain Injury Awareness campaign, drivers are being reminded that texting or...