Research Uncovers a New Kind of Brain Injury

After the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, tens of thousands of veterans have returned home from the frontlines with traumatic brain injuries (TBI). Researchers working with John Hopkins University have discovered that TBIs caused by bomb blasts are different from other TBIs. Scientists associated with the project suspect that bomb-induced brain injuries might be their … Continue reading

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Famous Actor’s Motorcycle Accident Shows the Damage Caused by Brain Injuries

Motorcycle accidents can sometimes leave riders with traumatic brain injuries (TBIs), causing symptoms that may last for a long time after the initial wreck. British actor Damian Lewis, the former star of the popular series Homeland, sustained a mild traumatic brain injury during a motorcycle accident in 1998. According to the actor, he was leaving … Continue reading

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