(July 27th, 2012)
For at least two years the Military Health System has touted a software tool under development at a cost of more than $18 million as a way to help gather information about troops impaired by the signature wound of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq -- tr
(May 31st, 2012)
Scientists who have studied a degenerative brain disease in athletes have found the same condition in combat veterans exposed to roadside bombs in Iraq and Afghanistan, concluding that such explosions injure the brain in ways strikingly similar to p
(July 25th, 2012)
(HealthDay News) A drug that's typically used to treat the flu and Parkinson's disease appears to speed recovery in traumatic brain injury patients, a new study indicates.
(July 26th, 2012)
A Heads-Up on TBI:
The 'signature wound' of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, traumatic brain injury, is also one of the most misunderstood...
(September 2nd, 2011)
There is a great deal of focus on the potential contribution of diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) to TBI.
(July 22nd, 2011)
It’s sickening when a hero has to go through hoops to get medical treatment he deserves, said Paula Torres of her son, Army Pfc. Jared Kohn.
(July 6th, 2011)
The man who did more than anyone outside the military and government to ensure mandatory protocols were established that would help Soldiers recover as quickly as possible after suffering a traumatic brain injury, was presented the Strength of the Nati
(June 28th, 2011)
The Army wants soldiers to get the message: Mild traumatic brain injury is a physical wound, not a behavioral issue.
(November 7th, 2011)
This year, Veterans Day falls on a very significant date, 11.11.11. So significant, in fact, that the national Veterans Day poster below displays the triple 11’s front and center.
(June 24th, 2011)
The National Veterans Foundation is proud to announce the launch of www.WhatIsTBI.com, and new hotline, (800) 366-8823, to educate the public and military community about the catastrophic effects of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI).
(June 24th, 2011)
All are veterans, most having served in Iraq or Afghanistan, who found themselves in trouble with the law after getting back home again.
(Jul 27, 2012)
For at least two years the Military Health System has touted a software tool under... Brain Ailments in Veterans Likened to Those in Athletes
(May 31, 2012)
Scientists who have studied a degenerative brain disease in athletes have found th... Drug Seems to Speed Recovery After Traumatic Brain Injury
(Jul 25, 2012)
(HealthDay News) A drug that's typically used to treat the flu and Parkinson's dis...
(May 21, 2013 11:31)
They're holding an Idaho Traumatic Brain Injury Summit on Tuesday, May 28, 9:3...Doctors using harmful cells to fight traumatic brain injury
(May 20, 2013 12:13)
DURHAM, NC / COLUMBIA (WACH) - Traumatic brain injury, or TBI, according to the Ce...Depression often follows traumatic brain injury
(May 20, 2013 7:33)
Previous research has suggested that depression may be a complication of traumatic...Repeated Brain Injuries Up Soldiers' Suicide Risk
(May 19, 2013 8:48)
Repeated Brain Injuries Ups Soldiers' Suicide Risk Soldiers who suffer more th...