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Illinois PTSD & Concussions Car Accidents

November 21, 2011

 A mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) 

A mild TBI can cause life altering changes to a person’s life, job, & family.. it can also increase the  risk of suicide. 

Common Symptoms 

Common symptoms after a mild traumatic brain injury may include: headaches, memory loss, anxiety, depression, inability to focus or concentrate, blurred vision, nausea, committing, difficulty walking, word loss, inability to speak or hear, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

PTSD

PTSD is a severe anxiety disorder that can occur after seeing or experienceing an event that causes psychological trauma.  It can occur after an car accident causing a  brain injury.   In turn, a person with PTSD can become depressed, suicidal, develop insomnia.Treatment is often thearpy combined with medication. 

If you sustained PTSD as a result of a Chicago car accident, contact us for a free evaluation. 

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