Heads Up: Preventing Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (MTBI)

(commonly known as concussion) A mild traumatic brain injury (concussion) is a brain injury. Mild traumatic brain injuries (concussions) are caused by a bump, blow, or jolt to the head. They can range from mild to severe and can disrupt the way the brain normally works. Most people will only experience symptoms from a MTBI […]

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On behalf of Safe Kids Canada I would like to request your official endorsement of the Vancouver Charter on Skiing Safety.

Dear Partner, On behalf of Safe Kids Canada I would like to request your official endorsement of the Vancouver Charter on Skiing Safety. The Vancouver Charter on Skiing Safety is based on skiing and snowboarding safety, which was approved in the context of the 2006 Turin Winter Olympic Games. The original Turin Charter was prepared […]

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The Brain Injury Coalition of Prince Edward Island will be hosting a public forum

Brain Injury Coalition of Prince Edward Island 32 Birchwood St Charlottetown, PE C1A 5B5 Phone: (902) 892-0367 email: raman amplifierinfo@bicpei.com Website: http://www.bicpei.com You are invited … On June 25, 2009, the Brain Injury Coalition of Prince Edward Island will be hosting a public forum to speak about the Prevention of Brain Injuries followed by the […]

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Trauma Course on Vancouver Island Aims to Reduce Acquired Brain Injuries among Youth

Trauma course reduces injuries By Richard Watts, Times Colonist, June 8, 2009 Parents and teachers talk all the time about the perils of drinking and driving and other risky activities. But how many kids actually listen? A new survey by the Vancouver Island Health Authority shows when kids are given the chance to hear, see, […]

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