Category Archives: Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injury information about brain injury symptoms, treatment and brain injury recovery.

What is a Catastrophic Injury?

Catastrophic injuries can have permanent, negative effects on your life and the lives of your loved ones. These injuries cause permanent disabilities as well as pain and suffering. They can make working and performing daily tasks impossible. Catastrophic injuries often require extensive medical and rehabilitation services. Unfortunately, receiving these services is only part of the battle. Many people with these…
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Just How Dangerous Are Concussions to Student Athletes?

If you are a fan of the NFL, then you have probably noticed a change in the game recently. New rules have been rolling out and all these rules seem to have one goal, to lessen the severity of impacts. But why is the NFL trying to make hard hitting tackles less severe? The answer may lie in new discoveries…
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Will Playing Through the Pain Hurt Your Child?

Did you watch the Olympics? Families all over the world came together to watch their favorite athletes compete for gold. These performances were often breathtaking and inspiring, but a few were harrowing. Did you cheer on an Olympian that played on even after they became injured? Would you do the same for your child when they are playing sports? If…
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Miami Beach Nightclub Patron Gets Restitution

A young Rhode Island business school student decided to go to Miami to celebrate the New Year, but his fun ended early when a bouncer confronted him outside of a club. Now this Miami Beach nightclub patron is getting restitution for his suffering and help with his recovery. Miami Beach Nightclub Patron Gets Restitution This 22-year-old, a Moroccan native, had…
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How Is Life Different After a Traumatic Brain Injury?

As a part of its support of National Brain Injury Month, the Huffington Post has invited a traumatic brain injury (TBI) survivor to write a series of articles to help educate the public on what life is like after suffering a brain injury. In the TBI survivor’s latest post, she wrote about things that every TBI survivor wants others to…
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Teen Cyclist Left Brain Dead After Hit-and-Run Crash

Bicyclists ages 45 years old and older and ages 15 to 24 years old have the highest bicycle accident death rates, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Tragically, a 17-year-old Miami boy was declared brain dead recently after being the victim of a hit-and-run crash while riding his bicycle. According to WPLG-TV, following the incident, police…
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