Marijuana may protect the brain from traumatic injury, study suggests

People who use marijuana may be more likely to survive a serious head injury than people who don’t, a new study suggests.At one hospital, the death rate after traumatic brain injury was lower among people who tested positive for tetrahydrocannabinol (THC, the active ingredient in marijuana) than among people who tested negative for it, researchers… Read More Marijuana may protect the brain from traumatic injury, study suggests

Education May Help Insulate The Brain Against Traumatic Injury

A little education goes a long way toward ensuring you’ll recover from a serious traumatic brain injury. In fact, people with lots of education are seven times more likely than high school dropouts to have no measurable disability a year later.”It’s a very dramatic difference,” says , an epidemiologist at Johns Hopkins and the lead… Read More Education May Help Insulate The Brain Against Traumatic Injury

Education May Help Insulate The Brain Against Traumatic Injury

A little education goes a long way toward ensuring you’ll recover from a serious traumatic brain injury. In fact, people with lots of education are seven times more likely than high school dropouts to have no measurable disability a year later.”It’s a very dramatic difference,” says , an epidemiologist at Johns Hopkins and the lead… Read More Education May Help Insulate The Brain Against Traumatic Injury