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Common Causes of a Traumatic Brain Injury

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Accidents can often lead to devastating injuries or other consequences. One such serious injury is a traumatic brain injury, commonly referred to as a “TBI.” A TBI can occur due to sudden trauma to the brain, such as hitting your head on something or your head being hit by something. This can result in serious…

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Scientists Isolate Protein Connected to Brain Injury

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Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) is a degenerative brain disease. It is a type of traumatic brain injury commonly associated with repeated head blows often suffered by professional football players. Recently, researchers testing the brain tissue of National Football League (NFL) players have linked CTE to abnormally high levels of a specific brain protein. An article…

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What You Need to Know About Traumatic Brain Injuries

Daggett Shuler Personal Injury Lawyers and Attorneys Winston-Salem North Carolina Greensboro North Carolina Serious Injury Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Month March 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!

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

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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