Effects of a Concussion

Effects of a Concussion

Concussions can be minor or can be traumatic injuries to the brain. Concussions occur when there is a blow to the head that causes the brain to move quickly back and forth. The sudden movement results in the brain bouncing against the skull and can damage cells and...
How PTS and PTSD Differ: Part 1

How PTS and PTSD Differ: Part 1

Many times post-traumatic stress and post-traumatic stress disorder are used interchangeably. Though they have overlapping symptoms, they are two different conditions. Both conditions are associated with feeling afraid, nervous, avoiding activity or places that are a...
The Different Parts of the Brain and Their Functions

The Different Parts of the Brain and Their Functions

Without the brain, the body would have difficulty functioning. The brain is divided up into areas that focus on different areas of functioning. The brain divides into areas could the occipital lobe, temporal lobes, parietal lobe, frontal lobe, cerebral cortex,...