Traumatic Brain Injury

What You Need to Know About Traumatic Brain Injuries

March 8th, 2018

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is one of the leading causes of death and disability in the United States, contributing to approximately 30% of all injury related deaths. The result of a brain injury can be devastating and life altering for families and patients. A TBI is caused by a bump, blow, or jolt to the…

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March Is Traumatic Brain Injury Month, Show Your Support By Wearing Green!

March 9th, 2017

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is one of the leading causes of death and disability in the United States, contributing to approximately 30% of all injury deaths. The result of a brain injury can be devastating and life altering for families and patients. March is Brain Injury Awareness Month – green is the color of the…

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The Effects of Traumatic Brain Injury

March 1st, 2017

Traumatic brain injuries, or concussions, can be caused by blunt force to the head. Headaches, dizziness, concussion, loss of consciousness, forgetfulness, depression and nausea are some of the symptoms of traumatic brain injury.Car accidents are one of the leading causes of traumatic brain injuries, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Car accident victims who hit…

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Pediatric Head Trauma Impacts Thousands of Children Annually

March 3rd, 2016

Thousands of children each year sustain pediatric head trauma in car accidents, falls, through sports injuries, and even by child abuse. In fact, severe head injuries are the number one cause of death in young children in the United States, and result in an average of one fatality every hour. Serious head injuries are devastating…

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June is National Safety Month

June 10th, 2015

The National Safety Council has named June of 2015 National Safety Month. This year’s National Safety Month theme is entitled “What I Live For,” and promotes the message of “reducing leading causes of injury and death at work, on the road, and in our homes and communities.” At Daggett Shuler, Greensboro and Winston-Salem Car Accident…

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March is Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Month

March 12th, 2015

Traumatic Brian Injuries are among the most widespread and devastating causes of death and disability in the United States. Every year, millions of Americans and their families are affected by a TBI, whether through a tragic loss of life, or dealing with the high cost of treatment and rehabilitation. March is National Traumatic Brian Injury…

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