FAQ Videos Brain Injury

Is a stroke a TBI?

Is a stroke a TBI? A stroke is a brain attack. It means blood supply to the brain has been cut off. The brain has been deprived of oxygen. That can occur in many different ways. It can result as a consequence of trauma. It can result as a medical condition. When a blood clot […]

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Do I have a brain injury?

Do I have a brain injury? No two brain injuries are identical. They have a certain similarity in some of the symptoms but some of the symptoms they can have, some of the symptoms they might not have, some symptoms resolve over time, and some don’t develop till later. But brain injuries can cause all […]

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What is hypoxic brain injury?

  What is hypoxic brain injury? Hypoxic brain injury, is an injury to the brain caused by a lack of oxygen. The brain itself is being starved. The fuel for the brain is oxygen. That oxygen gets to the brain through the blood supply and when that blood supply is restricted, or diminished, or cut-off […]

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What is a closed head injury?

What is a closed head injury? A Closed Head Injury is synonymous with a Traumatic Brain Injury. It’s the same thing, they happen in the same way. It’s a force that’s applied to the outside of the head that causes injury to the brain inside the skull. It can happen from an object striking the […]

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