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The Rising Epidemic of Traumatic Brain Injury in California: A Call to Action

Updated: Mar 1

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a serious public health issue in California, with falls, car accidents, and sports injuries being the leading causes. According to recent statistics, TBI is the leading cause of death and disability among children and young adults in the state.

As a resident of California, I am deeply concerned about the rising number of TBI cases in our state. This is not only a personal issue, but also a societal one, as TBI not only affects the individual and their family, but also has a significant impact on our healthcare system and economy.

One of the main causes of