Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injury is an acquired condition that is classified as mild, moderate or severe. According to the severity of the injury, symptoms may vary from simple and transient to more complex and severe mental, behavioral or physical disturbances. Causes include falls, car accidents or violence. A traumatic brain injury requires immediate emergency care to assure the individual receives enough oxygen, has an adequate blood supply and maintains a normal blood pressure. 

1 year ago today, I was asked to be a Guest Blogger on Brainline. After lots of work, here is what was posted on BrainLine.

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What funding resources are available to make the home accessible after TBI?

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Kyle Malone is a war veteran who bravely served his country over three deployments in Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Now, Malone and his family …

I want to thank you guys, for helping me through the struggle I have been going through and the encouragement. It has been hard over the last couple of months, ❤️❤️❤️ I did not realise that because there was support from communities like this. Thank you ❤️❤️

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I’m meeting my psychiatrist for the 1st time and my case manager is here how do I tell someone I want to talk to him alone without hurting her feelings? Suggestions please.

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Canadian folk singer-songwriter Raina Krangle has released a new single, “My Beautiful Dear”. The track was recently selected as a finalist in the …

Columbus police search for missing man who has traumatic brain injuryThe Columbus Division of Police is searching for a missing 40-year-old man who …

After receiving a traumatic brain injury from a car crash two years ago, the Los Angeles-based journalist Amanda Chicago Lewis has lived in social isolation. Because of stay-at-home orders to reduce the spread of COVID-19, more people are now living in similar circumstances. Below, Lewis shares how...

A man who was in a critical condition after being stabbed during a Chanukah celebration in a New York rabbi’s home has died of his injuries.Josef …

What would you like the community to know about you, and your TBI, or brain injury?

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Do you ever get the feeling your being taken advantage of?

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The impacts of a concussion can be felt long after the initial incident takes place, with the injury sometimes leading to severe neurodegeneration …

So very sad. It reminds me how things are in the United States of America for the African-Americans and other people of color.

Woman isn’t sure how to tell the father of her children that he’ll need to live elsewhere once he’s free.DEAR ABBY: My boyfriend of 15 years is in …

I am working on writing on what I feel are problems in brain injury testing and recovery, right after the incident that caused it. I just had one thought that I had to share. Why was my memory tested with little pictures of cartoon faces? It was known that I had vision problems and was never good wi...

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UPDATE: Police say Ali Kim was found by the Franklin County Sheriff's Office and returned home.COLUMBUS, Ohio — Columbus police are looking for a man …

People with Down's syndrome, cerebral palsy and autism could be left to die of coronavirus under new guidelines in the United States.Measures have …

One Chicago fans are bracing themselves for an early end to Chicago Med season 5. Production on all three One Chicago series, as well as dozens of …

I made it to another day early morning. This means sunrise pics. Just keep going, never give up. I had a nap after that. But still, have a headache. Weather is going to change and we have a bunch of hay down. Hopefully, it does rain. So we can get the hay off.

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Let us make our own mistakes, and if we need help, we'll ask for it. Isn't that the way it should be?

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