Head Injuries

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High School Football Player Dies Two Days Following Head Injury

A Georgia football player died of head injuries two days after losing consciousness during a game. An article on the death of 16-year-old linebacker Dylan Thomas of Pike County High School appears here. A Tragic Loss At first, Dylan Thomas’s teammates thought their friend had suffered a leg injury. Leaving the game after an injury […]

November 26th, 2018 Read More
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What Are The Top 3 Sports That Pose The Greatest Risk Of Concussion?

As we enter into the beginning of a new sports season it is critical to keep in mind the risks associated with many elementary and high school sports. According to the American Academy of Neurology, football, rugby, and soccer pose the greatest risk of concussion to athletes. A concussion is a form of a traumatic brain […]

October 17th, 2017 Read More
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New Technology Serves as a Catalyst in Diagnosing, Simulating and Treating Concussions

A breakthrough in the diagnosis, simulation and treatment of concussions has been made through the development of virtual reality (VR) headsets. Multiple VR headset devices have been introduced in the medical field to develop a deeper understanding of concussions and diagnose head injuries more efficiently and precisely. This technology could immensely help in diagnosing head […]

January 25th, 2017 Read More
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March is Brain Injury Awareness Month

Every year, millions of Americans will suffer the devastating effects of a brain injury. Whether the injury is related to a fall, a car accident, playing a sport, or any other activity, brain injuries can have life-altering consequences. March is Brain Injury Awareness Month, and at Graves McLain, Tulsa Personal Injury law firm, we want […]

March 18th, 2016 Read More
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Oklahoma Motorcyclist Riding Without Helmet in Critical Condition Following Accident

Motorcycle accidents seriously and fatally injure far too many Oklahoma residents every year. The statistics below are disturbing about motorcycle accidents in Oklahoma: According to the Oklahoma Highway Safety Office, there were nearly 15,000 motorcycle crashes in Oklahoma in 2014, the most recent year for which data is available. 1,184 riders were injured in motorcycle […]

February 3rd, 2016 Read More
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March Is Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Month

Traumatic Brain Injury, or TBI, is a serious and devastating cause of injury and disability impacting thousands of Americans every year. According to the Brain Injury Association of Oklahoma, nearly 20,000 Oklahomans visit the hospital after suffering a TBI every year. Traumatic Brain Injuries are difficult to diagnose, and can occur when sudden trauma causes […]

March 12th, 2015 Read More
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Serious Facts About Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is one of the most devastating causes of death and disability in the U.S, yet very few people are aware of just how widespread the problem is. The Center for Disease Control estimates that every year, at least 1.7 million Americans will suffer a Traumatic Brain Injury. Approximately 50,000 of those […]

December 5th, 2014 Read More

Youth Football Numbers Drop Amid Concussion Concerns

Oklahoma and the city of Tulsa have always had a strong culture surrounding youth football. From local youth leagues to high school and college, football has been a staple of many Tulsa communities for generations. However, new concerns and studies related to concussions and serious brain injuries have created serious doubts in the minds of […]

October 31st, 2014 Read More