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Posts Tagged ‘women’s TBI’

By On April 5th, 2017

Disrupted Brain Pathways Could Explain The Difference Between TBI in Men and Women

Men and women who experience concussions often have similar experiences in many ways. The headaches, nausea, and confusion are almost universal among those who experience a  traumatic brain injury. But, the effects of TBI in men and women can also be very different. Past research has shown women are significantly more likely to develop neuropsychiatric…

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By On November 15th, 2013

Menstrual Cycle Can Affect Concussion Recovery

It sounds almost hysterical at first glance, but a new study reports that how well a woman recovers from a concussion can depend on the time of the month. The researchers found that women who suffered a traumatic brain injury during the two weeks leading up to their period (the premenstrual phase) faced a slower…

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