Can a car crash paralyze you?

No one need tell you that you can suffer serious injuries in a car crash. Some of them, such as a spinal cord injury, can change your life forever. By definition, an SCI constitutes an injury to your spinal cord, usually caused by the crushing of one or more of the...

MRI following a brain injury

If you suffer a blow to the head, your doctor may suspect that you may have a brain injury and order magnetic resonance imaging. MRI is the most commonly used imaging test to diagnose injuries of the central nervous system. The CNS includes the spinal cord and the...