Category Archive: Traumatic Brain Injury

Oct 06 2015

Focus on Vision and Balance Deficits Following Youth Concussion

Recognizing a concussion oftentimes is not crystal clear for clinicians. A young patient with a head injury may report experiencing common concussion symptoms, and yet results from a standard physical exam seem normal.

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Dec 17 2013

Amino Acids Relieve Sleep Problems Following Traumatic Brain Injury

Researchers who fed a cocktail of key amino acids to mice improved sleep disturbances caused by brain injuries in the animals. These new findings suggest a potential dietary treatment for millions of people affected by traumatic brain injury (TBI) — a condition that is currently untreatable.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/amino-acids-relieve-sleep-problems-following-traumatic-brain-injury/