6 Year Old Girl Falls From Ferris Wheel – Suffers TBI

Dear Friends, many of our little ones love thrill rides. How do we as parents know the ride is safe? Are inspection records posted? Does the attendant look inolved or is he/she bored/asleep/texting? All we as parents can hope for,…

Your Child’s Brain Development Improves With Reading

*When parents read to their children the difference shows in children’s behavior and academic performance. And according to a new study, the difference also shows in their brain activity. *Researchers looked at children ages 3 to 5 who underwent brain…

A Mother’s Voice Can Illuminate The Brain

Less than one second. That’s how long it takes children to recognize their mother’s voice. And that voice lights a child’s brain up like a Christmas tree. * A new study from Stanford University School of Medicine studied how children…

Bad Dancer? Yikes! Could Be Your Brain’s Fault

A study, released today by researchers at the University of Oxford in England, claims a tiny messenger in the brain is partly to blame for those among us who struggle to grasp the latest dance moves. – This is all…

How Workouts Give Your Brain A Boost And Help TBI Recovery

What benefits the body benefits the brain,” says Dianna Purvis Jaffin, PhD, director of strategy and program at the Center for Brain Health’s Brain Performance Institute. “You are not a separate brain walking around on top of a body.” –…

Did TBI Lead To Murder? Could TBI Recovery Have Helped Prevent It?

(Dear Friends, if a loved one exhibits any violent nature towards you, contact professionals/authorities immediately. In cases such as this, perhaps nuero-counseling or a change in medications may help. Alex.) Investigators are trying to determine what led a Texas teenager…