The purpose/mission of the National Brain Injury Foundation is to provide social support groups, advocacy, and information to people with brain injuries and their families.

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Traumatic Brain Injury Drug Exceeds Expectations In Phase IIa Exploratory Clinical Trial

Vasopharm GmbH, a pharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery and development of novel therapeutics for the treatment of cerebro- and cardiovascular diseases, today announces that the explorative phase IIa NOSTRA trial in Traumatic Brain Injury Patients met all clinical endpoints for safety and in addition demonstrated strong evidence of clinical benefit in patients. 

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Figuring Out Social Security Benefits After a TBI

Filing for Social Security disability benefits is a long and tedious process. It is important to gather all your records and set aside sufficient time to complete the application. Never submit a partially completed application and always seek assistance if you are having difficulty collecting the required paper work or filling out the application.

This article is very helpful - CLICK HERE

Sunday, September 9, 2012

Thank You Jonathan

Thank you so much from the NBIFoundation. You were awesome! It was absolutely wonderful to see the NBIF members singing along and dancing. We would love for you to come back soon.

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Flu medicine may help traumatic brain injury patients

An old medicine approved for a different ailment is bringing new hope to traumatic brain injury patients.

Caused by car crashes, falls, or assaults, every year 1.7 million Americans suffer a traumatic brain injury. Now, something approved decades ago for a much different ailment is helping speed recovery for some.