Caregiving 101: The Importance of Caregiving

Caregiving 101: The Importance of Caregiving

A brain injury does not just affect the person who experienced the injury — it has an impact on the lives of family and loved ones. Symptoms that persist after the injury (such as with post-concussive syndrome) can have a significant impact on quality of life and an...
Top 3 Brain Injury Advancements of 2019

Top 3 Brain Injury Advancements of 2019

Awareness around the impact of brain injuries has increased. Professional athletes are sitting out of playoff games and parents are being called on to enforce helmet-wearing. Considering brain injuries are the most likely of any injury to result in death or disability...
How does mild-to-moderate TBI impact someone’s life?

How does mild-to-moderate TBI impact someone’s life?

Experiencing a mild-to-moderate traumatic brain injury (mmTBI) can have long-lasting physical and psychological effects long after the originating event. Many of these symptoms related to your balance and ability to move about your life. In Canada, 30 to 60 percent of...
What is Post-Concussive Syndrome & Do You Have It?

What is Post-Concussive Syndrome & Do You Have It?

Mild-to-moderate traumatic brain injuries (mmTBI) currently impact 452 people every day in Canada. This amounts to one person injured with a traumatic brain injury every three minutes. Brain injuries occurs at a rate of 500 out of 100,000 individuals yearly in Canada....