Head Injuries

Brain injuries hasten dementia, study finds


A great deal of recent research has explored the link between repetitive brain injury and dementia but a new study claims to have found the onset of the disease occurs much earlier than suspected.

Long-term care residents are at high risk of fall-related head injuries, study finds


Long-term care residents frequently hit their heads when they fall, suggesting that care providers should develop interventions to reduce the risk of fall-related brain injuries, according to newly published research.