The Longevity Project: Experts discuss brain health and injuries

The Longevity Project: Experts discuss brain health and injuries

Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) impact millions of people in the United States every year, but here in the Roaring Fork Valley, the number is higher than the national average. When Allison Pattillo, The Aspen Times publisher, asked the audience at The Longevity Project...

A Technique to Delay Brain Death in Cardiac Arrest Victims

From the Brain Injury Foundation While current medical methods cannot entirely prevent heart attacks, there is an emergency procedure that can save lives. A simple technique can reduce or delay the possibility of brain damage and brain death to a heart attack victim...

Can Hyperbaric Oxygen Heal Your Brain?

A recent systematic review published in the journal Frontiers in Neurology has found that hyperbaric oxygen may be a safe and effective treatment for mild brain injuries. The review was conducted by Dr. Paul G. Harch, a clinical professor of medicine at Louisiana...