What Are the Most Common Causes of Traumatic Brain Injuries?

Every year, thousands of Americans suffer brain trauma that can dramatically impact the rest of their lives. Traumatic brain injuries can result from a jolt or blow to the head that ultimately causes some sort of physical damage to the brain. In serious cases, the brain can be bruised, ruptured, or suffer internal bleeding. In many instances, traumatic brain injuries occur due to the negligence of another party. Below, we [...]

2022-07-29T15:20:49+00:00April 18, 2019|Appleton Personal Injury Attorney|

Traumatic Brain Injury Linked to Alzheimer Plaques in Recent Study

Once thought to be mostly a minor injury that required only a few weeks of healing, head injuries are now known to have effects that can last for months, and possibly even the rest of someone's life. A recent study, which found a link to Alzheimer plaques in concussion sufferers, has now been added as a possible consequence of a head injury. The Brain Trauma and Alzheimer's Link Alzheimer's is [...]

2016-03-11T07:00:00+00:00March 11, 2016|Wisconsin Brain Injury Attorney|

Study by UW Says Helmets Reduce Winter Sports Head Injuries

University of Wisconsin (UW) Health has established a multidisciplinary group that is studying how to prevent, or at least limit, traumatic and life threatening brain injuries. Helmets used by snowboarders and skiers have been one of the main prevention methods the group is studying. Brain Injuries in Skiing and Snowboarding In its press release, UW Health announced “600, 000 ski and snowboard injuries are reported every year in the United [...]

2015-02-11T10:11:17+00:00February 11, 2015|Wisconsin Personal Injury Lawyer|
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