Traumatic Brain Injury, Sleep, and Mental Health: A Longitudinal Study of Air Force Personnel Pre- and Postdeployment to Iraq

Chelsy Foulk, SN Not surprisingly, Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI) involve more than just a day ruined in a hospital bed. Through a longitudinal study composed of 186 service men, Holster, et al. discovered the relationship between TBIs, sleep, and mental health problems. Data was collected at week 1 and 4 …

Relationship Stability After Traumatic Brain Injury Among Veterans and Service Members: A VA TBI Model Systems.

Chelsy Foulk, SN A Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) can affect a mirage of areas in one’s life. This recent study explores the relationship results over 2 years following a TBI among servicemen. Marital stability can be defined as whether a marriage stays intact or not, whereas material satisfaction involves the …

Traumatic Brain Injury and Alzheimer’s Disease

Chelsy Foulk, SN Common features associated with both Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Alzheimer’s disease have been noted. These include, but are not limited to, inflammatory processes and accumulation of proteins contributing to cell death. Furthermore, a recent study published in January 2017 found common predictors for reduced cortical thickness …