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Brain Injury Information

Brain injury can happen to anyone

We recommend that you visit Headway UK's website for comprehensive information about brain injury. They have a large range of factsheets available on-line, as well as booklets available on a range of areas.

Did you know?

  • Weight. The brain weighs about 3 lbs
  • Water. About 75% of the brain is made up of water
  • Neurons. Your brain has about 100 billion neurons (brain cells)
  • Pain. The brain feels no pain because it has no pain receptors
  • Blood vessels. There are 100,000 miles of blood vessels in the brain

 

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