Cerebral palsy is a type of brain injury that happens at birth. The illness is an umbrella term for a family of illnesses that affect brain function and mobility, and those illnesses can manifest themselves in a variety of ways. Cerebral palsy happens in the womb,...
Month: August 2017
When the freedom of riding a motorcycle turns into a hazard
With the feel of the breeze ever present, and the freedom on being out on the road on two wheels, riding a motorcycle can be extremely enjoyable. Perhaps motorcycles are your preferred means of transportation; you might look forward to riding your bike every chance...
The damage from a brain injury may never fully heal
When a person is involved in an accident causing a brain injury, there are often some touch-and-go moments as doctors assess the extent of the damage. Early on, everyone just hopes that the victim makes it through without severe injury.ABout half of those who survive...
Stay focused on recovery in distracted driving accidents
Florida roads, like many others in the nation, are often heavily laden with traffic. If you live here on a full-time basis, that's likely not news. Even if you're one of many tourists who pass this way during annual vacations, you may still be quite familiar with how...
Do you follow safe practices for biking on roadways?
As an avid cyclist, you may enjoy the ability to travel to destinations in the open air or delight in a fun activity that allows you to get exercise. Whatever the reason you may have for biking, you likely understand that certain risks come along with the activity....
Nerve damage may signal a need for compensation
The various systems and parts that make up your body allow for you to live and function in an effective manner. While the body can heal from many injuries and adapt to certain circumstances as necessary, some issues may prove too much for your body to handle. As a...