Tag Archives: Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

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Memory is one of the most important human functions and one that’s often damaged after a concussion, or mild traumatic brain injury. Learn how to get it back on track with these tips.
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Mild traumatic brain injury can happen to anyone, anywhere. Find out what you need to know about this injury and what you can do if it happens to you.
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Loss and recovery are common themes for individuals with traumatic brain injury (TBI). In my interview with Army Sgt. Mike Ortiz, he revealed his loss and his hope. This is his story. It’ll be two years this June since I …
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Story written by Sgt. Ken Scar From the 7th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment The Department of Defense estimates that 22 percent of all combat casualties from Operation Enduring Freedom are brain injuries. Of those, the majority are mild traumatic brain injuries (MTBIs). …
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In this video, we take a look at the National Intrepid Center of Excellence. Located  in Bethesda, Md., the center was developed in order to provide comprehensive care for patients that suffer from Traumatic Brain Injury. Programs like this help …
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