Your child has suffered a brain injury. It's considered mild and recovery has been going well, but you want to know what potential issues may come up in the future.
Nursing home neglect and abuse is a serious problem in many of the nation's nursing homes and assisted living centers. Our seniors should never have to deal with neglect and abuse on any level. If it does occur, though, who can help?
Annually, 20 percent of the population winds up in emergency rooms all across the United States. According to a study published this month in The BMJ, the hospital where they seek care could make the difference between their recovery or death.
When former Jets quarterback Joe Namath played football in the 1960s and 1970s, safety equipment such as helmets wasn't nearly as sophisticated as it is today. The medical knowledge about concussions wasn't as detailed as it is today, either.