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Brain Injury Awareness Month

More than 2.5 million people in the United States sustain traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) each year, and 1 million more experience strokes and other acquired brain injuries. Brain Injury Awareness Month is held each March, with the goal of recognizing those who have survived brain injuries and empower them, de-stigmatize… Read more »

How is a Traumatic Brain Injury Diagnosed?

A traumatic brain injury, or TBI, is an injury caused by a sudden, forceful blow to the head. The effects of a TBI depend on the severity of impact and cause of injury, and may result in the disruption of normal brain function, damage to protective brain tissues, swelling, tearing… Read more »

Traumatic Brain Injury Causes & Symptoms

Did you know more than 2.5 million people in the United States sustain traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) each year, and 1 million more experience strokes and other acquired brain injuries? Traumatic brain injuries can affect anyone- from small children to older adults. What is a Traumatic Brain Injury? A traumatic… Read more »