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Every Head Injury Should Be Taken Seriously March is Brain Injury Awareness Month; Preventing a Traumatic Brain Injury

Posted by ACCESS Nursing Services on Mar 10, 2022 1:09:18 PM

Every head injury should be considered potentially life-threatening. That’s one of the key messages for this month’s Brain Injury Awareness Month, with a reported 3.6 million people in the US sustaining brain injuries each year. The recent tragic death of 65-year-old actor Bob Saget highlights just how serious any head injury can be. (The actor accidentally hit the back of his head, didn’t realize the severity, and went to sleep, as far too many people do).

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Topics: Blog, head trauma, brain injury awareness, brain injury