Most people take every precaution to avoid suffering any type of injury. When we drive we wear seatbelts. When we ride a bicycle or motorcycle we wear helmets. But, sometimes no matter what type of precautions we take an injury can still occur. A brain injury can be particularly troublesome for a Texas resident. How could a brain injury impact your life?
Health experts have estimated that nearly two million traumatic brain injuries occur in the United States each year. About 25 percent of these injuries require hospitalization. The majority of these traumatic brain injuries are suffered in a motor vehicle accident. Falls are another common cause as well.