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  • To challenge the status quo
  • To offer superior alternatives
  • To Free the Medically Oppressed Until There Are None

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WAF is supported through private donors and the sales of products formulated to treat patients with TBI by Dr. Gordon. Those donations and any additional donations are given to the Millennium Health Centers to support Veterans who have incurred a TBI in the line of duty.


Why do TBIs matter?

post TBI diagnosis mental disorders

339,462 — The number of service members diagnosed with a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) between 2000 - Q3 2015.1

long-term disability statistics resulting from TBIs

1 in 3 — The number of troops returning from service experiencing severe Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) symptoms.2

 
TBI diagnosis statistics

5.3 Million — The number of Americans living with a long-term disability as a result of a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI).3

PTSD statistics

Up to 50% — The percentage of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) patients who will develop a major mental disorder after diagnosis.3

Data Sources:

1 — Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center. DoD Worldwide Numbers for TBI. Retrieved February 24, 2016 from this page.

2 — PTSD Foundation Of America. What is PTSD? [The Statistics]. Retrieved February 24, 2016 from this page.

3 — Cohen Veterans Bioscience. Traumatic Brain Injury. Retrieved February 24, 2016 from this page.


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