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How Concussions And Head Trauma Can Affect Sleep — And What...

When a traumatic brain injury (TBI) occurs, you might assume the worst disruptions to your life happen when you’re awake. However, TBIs often cause...

Don’t downplay concussions, say experts

If you’re a sports fan, you’ve heard it before. A player takes a big hit and it’s downplayed as “having their bell rung” or...

Marines Who Fired Rocket Launchers Now Worry About Their Brains

Chris Ferrari was just 18 the first time he balanced a rocket launcher on his right shoulder and aimed it at a practice target. "Your...

Blood test might help reduce unnecessary CT scans after traumatic brain...

A high sensitivity blood test might help doctors rule out traumatic intracranial injuries like brain haemorrhage and contusion before resorting to CT scanning, according...

5 Tips to lower Stress for a Brain Injury

I have this bad habit of pushing myself too hard after my brain injury. There’ll be a few good days and I’ll be over ambitious, leading...

What Are Pituitary Brain Injuries, How Are They Diagnosed, and What...

I hear this phrase often. At 8 years old, my youngest brother was diagnosed with a brain tumor (“craniopharyngioma”). The tumor was found...

What is Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor? (And why you should care)

I heard something at a recent brain injury support group that caught my ear. Brain injury support groups are lifesavers for many of us....

How a Single Concussion Changed My Life.

Four years ago I thought I had my life all figured out. I had moved into an “Artists Loft” building where I could both...

How can we help children with brain injuries transition back to...

Children with brain injuries face significant challenges when transitioning from hospital or home to school where they face issues such as lack of educator...
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