February 2016 Archives

Traumatic brain injury victims and common myths

Georgia residents who experience a significant impact to the head or blast during military service and sustain a traumatic brain injury may benefit from learning the truth about TBI-related myths. Many believe that traumatic brain injuries always occur alongside a loss of consciousness, but the truth is that many victims do not black out at all. For military victims of TBIs, it is important to remember that Kevlar may protect the brain from penetration injuries, but closed head wounds can still occur.