A hematoma refers to a brain bleed which can be caused by blunt force trauma typically associated with an accident. The brain’s tissues are encased in your skull in such a compact manner that any kind of pressure on the tissue has the potential to cause global brain swelling, which in turn can lead to cell death and a host of complications.Read More
Traumatic brain injury after a Chicago car accident or any other form of accident can be severe, life-changing and heartbreaking as you watch your cognitive abilities slip away slowly. Injuries of this nature almost always are due to someone else’s negligence for which they must answer to by way of a Chicago, Illinois personal injury lawsuit.
The brain is one of the most sensitive organs in your body, responsible for controlling just about every organ and biological process that occurs in your body. It is encased in a thick skull which doesn’t leave a lot of room for movement. As we grow, our skulls get thicker while at the same time expanding in an effort to accommodate the growing brain. A concussion refers to a type of head injury which is caused by blunt force trauma to the head or a fall, or any other type of injury which jars the brain inside one’s skull. Concussions in children can be severe and lead to a lifetime of complications and even permanent disability.Read More