Brain Injuries

NFL Player Explains Why He Hid Brain Injury from League

June 17, 2016

For all the hoopla being made about NFL concussions (does the NFL take responsibility or not? etc.), the Indianapolis Colts running back Tyler Varga has a harrowing story that deals with his rise to the big leagues and the painful battle he had with his concussion. In short, Varga experienced…
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Support for TBI Survivors Is Focus of 2016 Brain Injury Awareness Month

March 2, 2016

March is national brain injury awareness month, and this year’s campaign is focused on letting brain injury survivors know that they are not alone – and that support is out there if they know where to look. The goals of this national campaign, which is led each year by the…
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March is National Brain Injury Awareness Month

February 28, 2015

Tomorrow, organizations throughout the U.S. will be banning together in support of National Brain Injury Awareness Month. While various campaigns are being held throughout the month to raise public awareness and support for ongoing brain injury prevention and research efforts, we thought that, in support of National Brain Injury Awareness…
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Brain Injuries: A Look at the Facts and Statistics (Pt. 2)

December 10, 2014

Resuming Brain Injuries: A Look at the Facts and Statistics (Pt. 1), below we will continue our discussion regarding brain injuries in the U.S. While the first part of this blog series defined what traumatic brain injuries are and the incidence at which they occur in the U.S., here, we…
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Brain Injuries: A Look at the Facts and Statistics (Pt. 1)

November 30, 2014

In light of our recent blog post regarding Tracy Morgan’s serious brain injury caused by a truck accident, we thought it would be a good time to take a closer look at some of the facts and statistics regarding brain injuries in the U.S. So, in this two-part blog series,…
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