When you suffer from a hit to the head, or even a jarring of the head, you might want to be evaluated for a brain injury. Unfortunately, you might be in for an unpleasant surprise because diagnosing a brain injury isn't easy. There are many different tests that can be done to make a diagnosis, but there isn't one single test necessary to make the diagnosis.
Anyone who suffers from a brain injury can end up with lasting effects from that injury. For teens, the effects can be especially troubling because they are just trying to find their way around the world. Even though the effects of the injury might make life difficult for the teen, it is still possible for them to learn how to live a full life if they are willing to take the time and put forth the effort it takes to do so.
Taking pictures while you drive is something that most people know not to do. With cool apps like Snapchat, taking pictures at all times is very tempting. Recently, a Snapchat filter was the center of court case.
Suffering a spinal cord injury is something that can affect your life in ways that you never thought of. In our previous blog post, we discussed how stress can have an impact on how you live after the injury. Stress is only one consideration of life when you suffer a catastrophic injury.