June is Brain Injury Awareness Month
The statistics are staggering:
- The annual incidence of TBI is greater that that of Multiple Sclerosis, spinal cord injury, HIV/AIDS and breast cancer combined
- 50,000 Canadians sustain brain injuries each year; more than 11,000 Canadians die each year as a result of brain injury
- Traumatic brain injury is the leading killer and disabler of Canadians under the age of 45
Are you aware?
Please visit www.areyouaware.ca for more information about brain injury.