Skip Navigation LinksHome > Support Groups > Discussion Messages
Brain and nervous system :
Head Injury / Brain Injury

Head injury refers to any trauma to the head or the brain. Head injuries are a leading cause of children being hospitalized, and 25 out of 100,000 people in North America die of head injuries every year.

If you or any person in your family has suffered a head injury, join this online group on head injury to meet doctors and other professionals, ask questions, and find the best options for yourself or your loved one.


Join this Group



Add a topic Recent discussions
Start watching this topic
Head Injury / Brain Injury

Head injury or traumatic brain injury (TBI) occurs due to sudden trauma to the head or brain, resulting in brain damage. It is the leading cause for disability among children and young adults. Although traumatic head injury can affect people of all ages, young adults between the age...Read More

Posted on : Sunday, January 4, 2009 12:00 AM
Add reply       No of replies : 7

Report Abuse

You can help us in removing abusive content or spam.
Your Name
Your Email ID
(Maximum 3000 Characters)

The Phineas Gage story is a good example of the beginnings of our understanding of TBI. We've made leaps and bounds in traumatic brain injury research, but this topic is still poorly understood by the general public.
Replied on Wednesday, July 23, 2008 12:00 AM

kiki is somthing you aint
It is something that you should not joke about. Seriously.
Replied on Saturday, November 22, 2008 12:00 AM

Dr Samie Ullah
it is one of the fields of medical profession which still requires most manpower and resources.
Replied on Sunday, January 4, 2009 12:00 AM

I was hit in the frontal lob of head by a van. Feeling head pain,snapping then followed by facial temperature change,sharp pain in eyes,numbness in head, mood swings,confusion,fatigue,pain in teeth and mouth hinge,compound words and slow thinking,slow responce.neck injury damaged nerve c-7, three damaged disks c-5,c-6,c-7, head muscle pain all of these last from hours to days to weeks. what do you think about my problem?
Replied on Friday, October 23, 2009 12:00 AM
i got hitt by my dad with a pole on the head that gave me a few months in rehab but i did forgiv my dad
Replied on Sunday, February 7, 2010 12:00 AM

Member Sign In

Remember me
Forgot Password?
Sign up now

Medwonders has 227706 Members and 444 Groups.
Last Updated - Dec 14, 2018 - Designed & Content Managed by Medindia4u.com Pvt. Ltd.
Copyright © 2018 Medindia4u.com Pvt. Ltd. All rights reserved.