Woman injured in Tennessee car accident

Car accidents can be a very serious matter. Such accidents can result in individuals suffering injuries. Recently, a car accident happened in Tennessee in which a woman was hurt. The accident occurred last Friday. Reportedly, early that evening, an 84-year-old woman from Maryville was driving a minivan east along a road in Blount County. Allegedly, the 84-year-old woman’s minivan was then struck by a westbound car which had crossed into the road’s eastbound lane. The car was being driven by a 41-year-old man from Maryville. According to authorities, the car had crossed into the eastbound lane while attempting to avoid hitting a motor vehicle which was making a left turn. According to ...

Study looks at effects of concussions on kids’ brains

Brain injuries can be a very impactful type of injury. Recently, a study was conducted which looked at the effects of concussions on children’s brains. The study was conducted by researchers from the Mind Research Network and the University of New Mexico. The study was recently published in the “Journal of Neuroscience.” The study looked at 30 children. Fifteen of these children had suffered a concussion 21 days or less prior to the start of the study and the other 15 children had not suffered any sort of brain injury. The researchers ran brain scans on the children at the start of the study and then four months later. Reportedly, ...