A Virginia woman who fell and hit her head in 2007 woke up speaking in a Russian accent – a rare head injury outcome that is called Foreign Accent Syndrome.
A group of NFL team doctors gathered near Virginia this month in order to discuss an increasingly important subject: concussions, head injuries, and professional football. The one-day seminar covered a number of subjects, including long-term consequences and new brain imaging strategies.
Looking for information on first aid for head injuries, Virginia TBI statistics and detection of TBI? This article is for you.
Over 1 million people suffer a sports-related concussion (a form of brain injury) every year. Once a person sustains a concussion, they are 4-6 times more likely to sustain a second concussion. There are multiple examples of student athletes who have developed a concussion during a game, appeared fine, were sent back into the game…
A new study shows that the rate of head injuries in small children and infants rises in hard economic times.