Tag Archives: TBI

Brain Stimulation Shows Promise As Aid To Recovery from TBI

[Source: Psych Daily] Low-impulse electrical brain stimulation may help improve neural function in patients who have mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) with persistent post-concussion symptoms, according to a new pilot study by researchers at the University of California San Diego … Continue reading

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Concussion in Teenagers Increases the Risk of MS in Later Life

[Source: Medical News Today] Concussion in teenagers increases the risk of multiple sclerosis (MS) in later life. However, there is no association with MS for concussion in younger children. This was reported by a new study, led by Scott Montgomery, Professor at Orebro … Continue reading

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TBI Corner: Executive Functions – Critical and Vital to Organizing, Prioritizing and Behaviors

[Source:  Lash and Associates] Edited by Lee E Horton, L.C.A.S, C.C.S. What happens when a brain injury occurs?  How does the injury impact the executive functions?  There are many survivors who have provided us insight into the changes, consequences, and … Continue reading

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Studying the Brain’s Suspension System in TBIs

[Source:  Washington University in St. Louis] Traumatic brain injury, or TBI, can be devastating and debilitating. Despite intense interest and years of study, the exact mechanisms linking force and neurological injury remain unclear. Researchers know that the membranes separating the … Continue reading

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Which Kids Will Take Longer to Recover from Brain Injury

[Source: Science Daily] A new biomarker may help predict which children will take longer to recover from a traumatic brain injury (TBI), according to a preliminary study published in the March 15, 2017, online issue of Neurology®, the medical journal … Continue reading

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