4 Types of Brain Injuries and 3 Levels of Severity

Brain trauma is a common accident injury. Depending on the severity of the injury, a brain injury could result in permanent physical, cognitive, and emotional impairments. Seeking prompt medical care can help reduce the risk of developing permanent brain damage after an accident.  Brain Injury… read more

Delayed Concussion Symptoms

Some people believe that concussions are only minor injuries and are therefore no cause for concern. Unfortunately, this is a mistaken belief. In reality, concussions are classified as a type of traumatic brain injury (TBI). The clinical term for a concussion is “mild traumatic brain… read more

What is CTE?

Chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) is a degenerative brain condition. CTE causes the brain to atrophy, leading to many debilitating symptoms, including memory loss, mood changes, and confusion. While scientists do not understand the exact cause of CTE, studies of athletes and military veterans suggest that… read more