Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Dehydration must be avoided by brain injury survivors - #jumbledbrain

Dehydration must be avoided by brain injury survivors - #jumbledbrain: Dehydration can happen to anyone. As water makes up 73% of the brain, it's critical brain injury survivors stay hydrated. Here's symptoms to look out for...

Sunday, August 25, 2019

Surviving Head Trauma with Terry and Angela 08/22 by Brain Injury Radio | Health

Surviving Head Trauma with Terry and Angela 08/22 by Brain Injury Radio | Health: Surviving Head Trauma with Terry and Angela The podcast where YOU, our audience, choose each episode's topics We Talk About Everything! Anything you Bring! Call-In * Write-In * Join Us LIVE Every 4th Thursday * 10 pm until Midnight ET +1.424.243.4250 * Surviving Head Trauma – The Book www.TerrySmithBooks.com

Traumatic Brain Injury | TBI | MedlinePlus

Traumatic Brain Injury | TBI | MedlinePlus: Traumatic brain injury or TBI happens when a bump, blow, or other head injury causes damage to the brain. Treatment and outcome depend on how severe.

Brain Damage: Causes, Most Common Types, Symptoms & Treatment

Brain Damage: Causes, Most Common Types, Symptoms & Treatment: Brain damage is caused by trauma to the brain, such as during a car accident or a stroke, and can be long-lasting. The severity of brain damage caused by brain injury often depends on the area of the brain that's injured, as does appropriate treatment.

Blueberries could help heal brain injuries - Brainstreams

Blueberries could help heal brain injuries - Brainstreams: It’s been said you can have too much of a good thing. But a researcher at Memorial University’s school of pharmacy says nothing could be further from the truth when it comes to blueberries and other antioxidant-rich fruit found in abundance in this province. Dr. John Weber and his research team believe berry extracts may be beneficial, not only for cardiovascular health, but to help reduce the effects of some diseases and help people recover from traumatic brain injury. Weber has been studying the effect berry extract could play in certain diseases. During a recent telephone interview, he explained his research, saying that glutamate is the major neurotransmitter in the brain and is needed for normal brain processes. However, glutamate …