Domestic Abuse and Brain Injury in Women

By C. M. Shifflett Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is caused by a concussion (a blow or jolt to the head) or loss of blood and oxygen supply to the brain. TBI survivors are often told that they may have a headache and be a bit emotional for a few days. In fact, the consequences of even … Continued

Women & Concussion: An Under-Recognized Danger

  Two years ago I offered a manuscript on concussion and traumatic brain injury (TBI) to a publisher who had welcomed my previous manuscripts with enthusiasm. This one was declined as too esoteric, too niche, for the publisher to take a chance on it. Since then, happily, there has been a sea change in awareness … Continued