Tag "Traumatic brain injury"

That’s my 10-year-old son, Parker, in the photo above. He’s riding a bike. That might sound like a fairly typical activity for a kid his age. But for him, it’s miraculous. I can’t watch it without getting choked up. It’s a › Continue Reading

What is traumatic brain injury and why should we care about it? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a traumatic brain injury is a blow or shock to the head, or an injury resulting in a disruption › Continue Reading

The number of children visiting emergency rooms for sports-related traumatic brain injuries, like concussions, has nearly doubled in the last 10 years, according to a new Cincinnati Children’s study. Between 2001 and 2011, emergency room visits for brain injuries increased › Continue Reading

Following a serious accident and resulting traumatic brain injury, Trey Schwab’s parents were told their teenage son would never walk or talk again. But with determination and the help of a team from Cincinnati Children’s, Trey’s recovery is now being › Continue Reading