March is Brain Injury Awareness MonthPosted: March 2, 2017
According to the Centers for Disease and Prevention (CDC), 1.7 million people are diagnosed with a brain injury each year.
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) can be caused by a number of things such as a violent blow, or penetrating wound to the head. The wound may be outside the skull or penetrate to the brain. The U.S. Department of Defense partnerships with numerous other agencies, groups and individuals, to bring awareness to TBI during the month of March.
Col. Geoffrey G. Grammer at the Department of Defense
Col. Geoffrey G. Grammer
Educate Yourself On Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Military Health Topics/Conditions and Treatments/Physical Disability/Traumatic Brain Injury
Coping with Someone Who Has Traumatic Brain Damage
Mayo Clinic: Coping and Support