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Traumatic brain injury (TBI), a form of acquired brain injury, occurs when a sudden trauma causes damage to the brain. TBI can result when the head suddenly and violently hits an object, or when an object pierces the skull and enters brain tissue.
Traumatic Brain Injury can be classified based on severity, mechanism (closed or penetrating head injury), or other features (e.g., occurring in a specific location or over a widespread area). Head injury usually refers to TBI, but is a broader category because it can involve damage to structures other than the brain, such as the scalp and skull.
I cant seem to stop making excuses or talking bout my TBI, now my son is 15 and is starting to make excuses for poor grades and I know its from him hearing me mention the things I cant do anymore. The only thing that makes sense to me is that my…Continue
This isn't especially head injury related but positive posts wouldn't hurt every now again right?Random/not so random acts of kindness mean so much more to me now than they used to.(Although the acts ment a lot then too!)But now they make me feel…Continue
Hello everyone, I hope you don't mind me joining your community, and hope someone could give me a little bit of advice.In 2006 when I was 17 (now 27) I was struggling with anorexia. I ended up being hospitalized and given a medication called…Continue
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