brain injury

What Bruce Willis’ Aphasia Diagnosis tells us About Brain Injury

By Robert N. Katz, Esq. | May 15, 2022

Hollywood star Bruce Willis’ family recently confirmed that the beloved actor is suffering from aphasia, a cognitive disorder that can affect a person’s ability to understand speech and even speak properly.  The condition can sometimes be linked to a past brain injury. Willis’ family recently confirmed that the actor is suffering from aphasia. This is […]

Dispelling Common Myths about Brain Injury

By Robert N. Katz, Esq. | April 5, 2022

Brain injuries are caused by traumatic blow to the head and can be a result of car accidents or even slip and fall accidents. March was National Brain Injury Awareness Month to put the spotlight on life with these catastrophic injuries and the way forward for car accident victims and other people who live with […]

Brain Protein Measurements could Help Predict Injury -Related Damage

By Robert N. Katz, Esq. | October 5, 2021

Predicting the amount of brain damage that has resulted from a traumatic brain injury continues to be challenging for physicians.  A new study finds that measuring a certain type of brain protein and its count in the blood could help determine the extent of the damage that has occurred. Thousands of Americans suffer a traumatic […]

Sleep is a Dominant Factor in Treatment of Brain Injury

By Robert N. Katz, Esq. | April 21, 2021

A brain injury is one of the most devastating injuries a person can suffer after an accident.  The road to recovery after a brain injury can take months and sometimes years.  Brain injury patients who suffer from fractured or disrupted sleep may have a much more difficult path to a complete recovery from their injuries. […]