The horror of being in an accident with a semi-truck is something that trucking accident victims won’t soon forget. These accidents can lead to traumatic injuries that might take a long time to heal. In some cases, the injuries you suffer from a trucking accident might not ever fully heal.
People who suffer from a severe traumatic brain injury can sometimes end up being classified as being brain dead. This term means that biological functions have stopped; however, electrical activities might still occur. Those electrical activities include the ability to grow, digest foods, circulate blood, gestate a baby, excrete waste,
We have discussed a variety of the effects that a traumatic brain injury can have on a patient. There is another factor that can have a great impact on the victim of the brain injury, as well as the family members. The prognosis after a traumatic brain injury is a
There are a host of types of therapy options that a person with a spinal cord injury might benefit from. One of these options is occupational therapy. Contrary to the way the name sounds, occupational therapy doesn’t mean therapy that will only help the person to do a specific job.
New developments regarding diagnosing and treating brain injuries are being made at a rapid pace. As researchers work to understand these injuries, some very interesting information is coming to light. In a recent study, it was found that measuring brain’s consumption of glucose can help to predict a patient’s awareness
Some truck drivers will do whatever it takes to remain safe on the road, even if it means slowing down and missing a deadline. And then there are those who don’t care about others, and are always driving as fast as possible. Unfortunately, bad weather can strike at any time.
An injury involving your spinal cord can be a very scary injury. The incidence of spinal shock can often make an already trying situation even more difficult. It is important for you to understand some basic information about spinal shock so that you can understand how this might affect you
In the United States, thousands of people are injured in motor vehicle accidents every year. Unfortunately, many people also pass away as the result of injuries in such as crash. As a driver, you need to do your best to make all the right decisions on the road. This is
With the spring season in full swing, it’s important for drivers to realize that wet weather will come into play from time to time. Truckers, for example, should change their approach when driving in the rain. By making a few simple changes, these drivers can lessen the chance of being
When it comes to spring driving in Ohio, you may be excited about the fact that the snow is in the past. You no longer have to concern yourself with snow, ice, and sleet making your life miserable as a driver. But remember that there are still dangers associated with