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Irish Eyes (and Brain) Are Smiling

Across the world, the Olympics are a time of excitement and interest.  The top athletes from across the world gather to compete to be the best in their chosen sports.  Irish Olympic gymnast Kieran Behan has a deeply moving personal story.  Behan overcame many serious injuries including a traumatic brain injury to qualify for the Olympics.  His story and his spirit provides hope for the brain injury community.

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/27/sports/olympics/against-odds-kieran-behan-of-ireland-to-compete-in-3-gymnastics-events.html

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