Episode 50 – Kahyra Ramirez

Kahyra has had several TBI. In fact, she has had five concussions. In fact, all 5 have been while playing soccer. Some of the concussions are from getting pegged by the ball, and one involved a collision while going up for a header. In one instance, she temporarily lost all vision in one eye, potentially having suffered a torn retina. She grew up playing soccer and has been in love with the sport since her childhood. She even went on to pay for college with an athletic scholarship. In the episode we talk about some of the scary moments after some of her TBI, the diet she uses to minimize her symptoms, and whether or not it is worth it to pursue a dream that involves risking a head injury. Enjoy!

Her story starts at 10:31