Distracted driving is the cause of many accidents, injuries, and deaths every year—and each year, the number is rising. This modern epidemic is driven by a fast-paced lifestyle and constant connectivity to the outside world via technological devices. A troubling percentage of adults admit to driving distracted in the province … Continue reading
Cycling is a fun activity that the whole family can enjoy. It’s a great way to enjoy the outdoors, get some sun, and stay active. But biking can be dangerous, and many cycling injuries each year turn the hobby into a hazard. Fortunately, there are ways to prevent injury … Continue reading
When an injury puts you out of work, you lose your income and possibly benefits. While it can be tempting to go back to work as soon as possible, it might not be in your best interest. Sometimes if you have experienced an injury, an early return to work could … Continue reading
Regardless of the age of the patient, brain injury is a common injury type seen in British Columbia hospitals. It is possible to suffer a brain injury in many different ways, from a motor vehicle accident to a sports accident to a bicycle accident – and a number of other … Continue reading
“When can I start driving again?” is one of the questions patients with brain injuries often ask their doctors post-injury. The answer, unfortunately, is not simple, as each patient is different and every case is unique.
A brain injury can affect your vision, your thinking and perception, your physical abilities … Continue reading