Brain Injuries

Disparity among brain injury death rates

Ongoing research among individuals with traumatic injuries has helped medical professionals improve treatment options. Of particular interest is the disparity among victims of traumatic brain injuries. Top medical and research facilities in California and across the...

Not all brain injuries are equal

Everyone in California understands that brain injuries can be devastating, but new data shows that people are affected differently by similar brain traumas. People of color are up to twice as likely to die from brain injuries as white people. This shocking figure has...

What might cause brain injuries?

Traumatic brain injuries rank among the most severe medical conditions that someone might suffer. The medical costs associated with addressing brain trauma may be tremendous and extensive. Recovery could take an undetermined amount of time, and rehabilitation might be...

Traumatic brain injuries and their symptoms

California residents who received a blow or jolt to the head, whether in a car crash or a sports-related incident, should know that they may have incurred a traumatic brain injury. TBIs range from mild to severe, but the symptoms are consistent and fall under four...