Brain Injury



Brain Injury Safety Tips and Prevention

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Brain injuries are often severe and can leave a person with permanent disabilities. They happen in a variety of ways, but sports-related brain injuries are very common in the United States. Awareness of brain injuries has risen in the United … Continue reading

What Is Post Concussion Syndrome?

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A concussion is the most common type of brain injury. It occurs when a traumatic bump or blow to the head affects the brain, making it bounce or twist around in the skull. A concussion can change the brain’s chemistry, … Continue reading

Can Brain Injury Cause ADHD?

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Brain injuries can occur in many different accidents, from car crashes to drowning. If you sustained a brain injury caused by the negligence of another party, be sure to learn your legal options by speaking with a West Virginia brain … Continue reading

How Much Is a Traumatic Brain Injury Worth?

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Many people who suffer injuries due to the negligence of others wonder how much they might secure in compensation through personal injury claims. A personal injury lawsuit is often the only option for recouping medical expenses, lost income, and property … Continue reading

What Is Brain Injury Rehabilitation?

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Anyone who sustains a brain injury faces a difficult road to recovery – if recovery is possible. Any type of traumatic brain injury (TBI) or illness that caused brain injury can have permanent effects. In some cases, a brain injury … Continue reading

Can You Get Disability for a Brain Injury?

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Many Americans suffer severe injuries or develop serious medical conditions that render them unable to work. Disability benefits exist to provide these individuals the means to survive and cover basic living expenses. Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) are among the most … Continue reading

What Is a Concussion, and How Do I Know If I Have One?

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Head injuries can result from a variety of accidents, from motor vehicle collisions to slip and falls. When the head comes into contact with a blunt object, it can cause a jolt, blow, or bump that jars the brain within … Continue reading

The Truth About Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy

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The NFL has come under fire lately because its commissioner, Roger Goodell, allegedly knew of a condition that posed a significant threat to the health of his players. It’s the subject of a movie starring Will Smith, Concussion, out this … Continue reading

Who is Most at Risk for an Acquired Brain Injury?

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Brain injuries are often some of the most surprising injuries because the range of accidents that produce them is vast. Many minor injuries, like a concussion, go away on their own with rest and observation. Other injuries are more severe … Continue reading

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