More and more doctors are recommending hyperbaric oxygen therapy for injured troops suffering from traumatic brain injuries (TBIs). Why?
Although the brain appears highly specialized in function; the structure of the brain is very similar to any other tissue and/or organ of the body; that is, it is comprised of cells. When injury occurs, the [...]
First lady announces new program to help traumatic brain injuries
Posted on January 11, 2012 at 10:46 PM
Updated Wednesday, Jan 11 at 11:02 PM
Meg Farris / Eyewitness News
NEW ORLEANS — A local doctor was among those asked to be with Michelle Obama today in Richmond, Virginia, as she [...]
Study underway for new TBI treatment HOPE HODGE – DAILY NEWS STAFF
Medical researches at the Camp Lejeune Naval Hospital are nearing the end of a study that could determine new treatment for troops suffering from a traumatic brain injury.
The Defense Department study, which began in early summer aboard four military installations including the [...]
Post traumatic stress disorder and concussion syndrome treatable three years after injury: Study
Published on November 29, 2011 at 6:27 AM ·
Research led by Dr. Paul Harch, Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans, has found that treatment with hyperbaric oxygen nearly three years after injury significantly improved [...]
By Christie Judson – Indulge Magazine
Published: October 18, 2011 9:00 AM Updated: October 18, 2011 10:25 AM
Michael Coss is a funny guy. His jokes come quick and, if you’re not paying attention, his charming wit might just go over your head. But what you won’t miss, however, is this Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) [...]