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Ask The Doctor: Migraines

Ask the Doctor: Migraines By Kristen Remington, KTVN News 2 Watch Video Migraines can be debilitating. A migraine headache can cause intense throbbing in your head, nausea, vomiting and sensitivity to light. It is not uncommon for migraines to last more than a few...

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Traumatic Brain Injury

by Dr. Marshall Tolbert, MD Your brain is pretty incredible. It functions like a central computer, orchestrating our movement, allowing us to have thoughts, and even controlling our basic functions like breathing, temperature, and being awake. Being soft, it is...

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March is Brain Injury Awareness Month

Traumatic Brain Injury Fast Facts Download the Fast Facts Document A traumatic brain injury, or TBI, is defined as an alteration in brain function, or other evidence of brain pathology, caused by an external force.1 An injury to the brain can be mild or severe, and...

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