Residents of Atlanta recall fondly the honor and excitement the 1996 Olympics brought to our city. Many longtime fans of the Olympics got to see the events in person for the first time, and many new fans were born. Followers of this international event may find interesting a recent story detailing how a brain injury is threatening the career of one U.S. Olympian.
Whether you live in Georgia or elsewhere, a brain injury can be devastating. In fact, a person may never fully recover. However, one brain injury victim has inspired her family and fellow Georgians by recovering fast enough to run in two races despite the fact that her injury resulted from a car crash that occurred on the way to a similar race.