Many people think that a person who has a spinal cord injury won’t be able to feel pain, but hat isn’t always the case. A person who has suffered a spinal cord injury can feel different types of pain, — central, musculoskeletal and psychological pain. Central pain is felt below
Many people have heard the word “concussion” time and time again, but some don’t truly understand what it means. To start, you should understand that this is a traumatic brain injury that requires immediate treatment. Typically, a concussion is caused by a blow to the head, such as during a
Truck drivers need to take special precautions when driving in the rain. If they don’t, they put themselves, as well as other drivers, at risk of being involved in an accident. Fortunately, there are steps that truckers can take to improve their performance and stay safe, even when the rain
We have said many times that a spinal cord injury can impact every part of your life. Have you ever thought about how your eating habits might have to change if you suffer a spinal cord injury? If not, take a few moments to think about these points. The foods
If you live Ohio, you know that fall can be one of the most beautiful times of the year. You also know that rain can move into the area without much notice. If you find yourself behind the wheel with the rain coming down, you need to change your approach.
Over the past 10 years, more and more people have come to realize the seriousness of distracted driving. There are many reasons for this, including the fact that it’s claimed the lives of thousands of people. On the surface, it’s easy to believe that distracted driving is one thing and
Driving any vehicle requires care and caution. When you are pulling a trailer behind your vehicle, you have to be even more careful. There are some points that you should be aware of before you tow a trailer, especially if this is the first time that you have towed one.
As the operator of a passenger vehicle, you are well aware of the fact that distracted driving can lead to an accident. Furthermore, an accident can cause serious injury or even death. Truckers are subjected to many laws associated with distracted driving. While most realize the importance of paying attention
When a student suffers from a traumatic brain injury, the strategies that are used to teach the student might need to change. The manner in which the strategies change depends upon the effects of the TBI. It is crucial that the people who work with the student ensure that the
When somebody suffers a brain injury, it’s easy to believe that surgery is the only option. And while this treatment may be the best strategy in some cases, it’s not always the first thing that the medical team considers. In some cases, medications can be used immediately after a brain