Foods That Are Good, And Not So Good, For TBI Recovery.

The term brain damage, or brain injury, refers to the destruction or degeneration of brain cells. Roughly 1.7 million people in the United States sustain a traumatic brain injury each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,…

Sleep And TBI Recovery

For patients with serious brain injuries, there’s a strong link between sleep patterns and recovery.  A study of 30 patients hospitalized for moderate to severe traumatic brain injuries found that sleep quality and brain function improved in tandem, researchers reported…

Teenage TBI Can Lead To Suicide.

One aspect of whole-body mental health is the relationship between head injuries and suicidal behavior, which has been studied for some time. Researchers at the Suicide Prevention Center in Denmark have conducted a 10-year study and found the incidence of…

School Is Out! Summer Is In!

Dear Friends, A reminder for all of our “little one’s.” Helmets when biking. No diving into the shallow end. TBI can happen in a second.  TBI recovery can take years.  Be safe.  Enjoy all of your fun in the sun. …

Bird Attacks Woman At Disney World, Leaves Her With TBI!

A woman suffered severe brain injuries after she was attacked by a bird at Disney World, according to a lawsuit. Lisa Dixon was allegedly left with a traumatic brain injury and herniated discs in her neck after the animal struck…