Bicycle and Motorcycle Helmets Topic Guide
Bicycle and Motorcycle Helmets: Wearing a helmet while bicycle riding, motorcycle riding, or skiing can prevent severe head trauma and disabilities. Wearing a helmet can reduce the risk of a serious head or brain injury by 85%.
Dementia in Head Injury A head injury occurs when some trauma rocks the skull violently enough that the brain tissue inside hits the inside of the skull, twists, or is other wised shaken violently. With some serious or repeated brain trauma, dementia can result. Symptoms include memory loss, problems thinking clearly, insomnia, and many others.
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