Related Conditions

Stroke

Stroke - where a blood vessel in the brain is blocked or bursts - is a serious condition that requires clinical care by a physician or other health care professional; brain damage can occur within minutes of having a stroke.

Traumatic Brain Injury

Acquired brain injury (ABI) - also commonly referred to as traumatic brain injuries (TBI) - occurs when a sudden, external, physical assault damages the brain. It is one of the most common causes of disability and death in adults.