Recent Posts in Brain Injuries

  • 12-Jan-2016

    High Costs of Brain Injury P.2

    In our last post, we spoke briefly about the high costs of brain injury for accident victims and their families. As we pointed out, it is important for accident victims to work with an experienced attorney for help and guidance in building a strong ...
  • 6-Jan-2015

    Profits Ahead of People

    That’s where insurance company priorities lie. They are in the business of putting profits ahead of people. This is never more obvious than when a person is in a Jasper County car accident and sustains a traumatic brain injury that can require ...
  • 13-Nov-2014

    Head Injuries Change as Children Grow

    As Joplin parents know, growing children are always in search of better ways to move. They start out crawling, but are soon walking, then running and eventually driving. Each method is riskier than the one that preceded it in the child’s ...
  • 16-Jul-2014

    7-Year-Old Traumatic Brain Injury Victim Sees Dream Come True

    The dreams a 7-year-old girl has are often very different from the ones her parents will have for her. In the case of one little girl, she dreamed of a little backyard playhouse all her own. Her family had even bigger dreams for the young victim of a ...
  • 21-Apr-2014

    Traumatic Brain Injury Turns to Triumph

    Last year’s Missouri Tigers football team enjoyed a remarkable comeback season. But the team’s resurgence pales in comparison to the rebound being made by one of its members from a traumatic brain injury. Just 10 months ago, he was a ...
  • 8-Apr-2014

    Missouri Child's Brain Injuries Result in $5 million Settlement

    A Missouri mom and her three young children were taking a Saturday drive to the library when tragedy struck. As the woman slowed her car to a near stop to turn left into the library parking lot, it was slammed into at 60 mph by a pick-up truck. The ...
  • 13-Feb-2014

    Study: Brain Trauma Increases Risks of PTSD

    Many people go through life thinking they and their loved ones will be spared injuries or illnesses that strike down others. Unfortunately, life is rarely that simple or easy. As many Joplin families know, traumatic brain injuries (TBI) can happen in ...
  • 21-Jan-2014

    Study: Girls Who Suffer Concussions in Soccer Continue to Play

    With the approach of this year's World Cup, interest among Joplin boys and girls in soccer is likely to grow. While some parents might breathe a sigh of relief when their children choose a "safe" sport such as soccer, they should ...