Entries by Kurt Wolfgram

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Preventable Death

Every year, more than 130,000 Americans are killed by falls and motor vehicles accidents resulting in preventable death. The National Safety Council recently released their 2017 Injury Facts, highlighting the main sources of preventable deaths from the past year. They report the lifetime odds of death from a motor vehicle accident are 1 in 114 […]

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Motor Vehicle Collisions and Traumatic Brain Injuries

Motor vehicle collisions were the third leading cause of traumatic brain injury also commonly called concussion or post-concussion syndrome.  This is according to the Centers for Disease Control  See., https://www.cdc.gov/traumaticbraininjury/get_the_facts.html  Typical symptoms can include: headache, nausea, light/noise sensitivity, word finding problems, fatigue, problems concentrating, memory disturbances, and emotional problems, to name a few. There are […]