Tip of the Day for 3/5/21

Today’s Tip of the Day talks about Things to look for after you hit your head. If you hit your head you should watch for the symptoms of a mild traumatic brain injury, also called a concussion, over the next several days. You should see your family doctor or go to an Emergency Department if symptoms persist. Anyone showing symptoms …

Tip of the day for 3/4/21

Today’s Tip of the Day deals with what to expect after a child has a brain injury. While the symptoms of a brain injury in children are similar to those experienced by adults, the functional impact can be very different. Children are not little adults; the brain of a child is still developing. The cognitive impairments of children with brain …

Tip of the Day 3/3/2021

Today’s Tip of the Day deals with recognizing the Causes of a TBI. Traumatic brain injury is usually caused by a blow or other traumatic injury to the head or body. The degree of damage can depend on several factors, including the nature of the injury and the force of impact. Common events causing traumatic brain injury include the following: …

Tip of the Day for 3/1/2021

Today’s tip deals with emotions after brain injury. Emotions not only for the survivor, but the whole family as well. Negative emotions such as fear, anger, and despair to name a few will rear their ugly heads. The concern is not that you are feeling these emotions, but what you are doing with them that matters. Life after a brain …