DGAA bLAWg

Study Reveals New Possible Treatment for TBI Victims with Aggression Issues

Web Admin - Saturday, October 07, 2017

Illinois traumatic brain injury lawyerTraumatic brain injury (TBI) can result in all sorts of long-term complications, including mood swings and personality changes. Sometimes, those changes in demeanor are heartbreaking or sad. Other times, they can be frightening, either to the victim or to the people around them, because of the underlying aggression or rage. 

Much of this can be attributed to the changes that occur within the brain after injury, and it can last for the rest of the victim’s life. Sadly, such issues can cause even further damage to a victim’s life. They may be unable to maintain employment. Relationships may break down. They may even start to suffer from self-esteem and self-hatred issues, which only further perpetuates the cycle of aggression. Thankfully, science believes they may now have a pharmaceutical solution. 

More on the Possibility of Prescriptions 

The drug, which was originally developed in the 1960s, is an antiviral. Researchers developed the theory that it might help TBI victims after considering how it appears to decrease the cognitive issues experienced by Parkinson’s patients. They often take it to prevent certain illnesses and infections to which they are prone. However, it was not until recently that one doctor started treating patients with the medication – and one of them was a colleague. 

The effects of the drug appeared to be immediate, the study author and doctor using the treatment said in her preface to the publication. Even her colleague reported massive improvement. Further research would need to be done to determine if this effect is real or just a placebo, but the possibility of a treatment may give current victims hope. 

Dealing with the Effects of a TBI 

While patients can ask their doctors about the use of the antiviral medication, Amantadine, they may experience resistance. After all, one study is hardly enough to alter the way that traumatic brain injury is treated. Still, it is important for patients to talk to their doctors about issues they are experiencing after a brain injury – especially if they have an active personal injury claim, such as an auto accident claim. Failure to do so could lead to incomplete medical records, which could ultimately reduce a victim’s settlement. 

Contact Our Rolling Meadows Brain Injury Lawyers 

If you or someone you love has suffered a brain injury and negligence was the cause, contact Drost, Gilbert, Andrew & Apicella, LLC for help. Dedicated and experienced, our Rolling Meadows brain injury lawyers can provide you with an analysis of your case, protect your rights, and aggressively pursue the most compensation possible. To schedule your personalized consultation and ask how we can assist you, call 847-934-6000 today.


Ken ApicellaAbout the Author: Attorney Ken Apicella is a founding partner of DGAA focusing in the areas of personal injury, employment, insurance coverage disputes, and civil litigation. Ken earned his J.D. from DePaul University College of Law in 1999. He has been named a SuperLawyers Rising Star and a Forty Illinois Attorneys Under Forty to Watch. Ken has written and lectured for the Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education and regularly serves as a moderator at Northwest Suburban Bar Association's Continuing Legal Education seminars.



Source: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/09/170911122630.htm 


Recent Posts


Tags

drug crime food poisoning DUI Buffalo Grove traffic attorney bike accident Affordable Care Act vacation home home inspection lawyer Crystal Lake medical malpractice attorneys Chicago trucking accident attorney Palatine estate planning lawyer Rolling Meadows Attorney premises liability Buffalo Grove personal injury lawyer Des Plaines drug lawyer Arlington Heights accident attorney unpaid overtime employees insurance dispute car accident wrongful death Illinois insurance dispute lawyers Illinois Transfer on Death Instrument CAM living trust benefits Palatine civil litigation lawyer whistleblower protections Super Mario motorcycle accident lawyer Schaumburg Attorney Colin Gilbert Chicago traffic lawyer Arlington Heights personal injury attorney Deer Park criminal attorney criminal license suspension wrongful termination, employment law, whistleblower protections, Illinois employment laws, discrimination in the workplace TBI Rolling Meadows business lawyer Inverness personal injury attorney financial advisors Crystal Lake car accident attorney Illinois car accident attorney Illinois traffic ticket lawyer insurance disputes Chicago employment lawyer Chicago insurance law firm fiduciary rule Palatine law firm Illinois insurance claim dispute lawyer digital media accounts, estate planning, Arlington Heights estate planning attorney, Rolling Meadows DUI lawyer Illinois mortgages jet ski accidents pet law commercial leasing Rolling Meadows Crystal Lake law firm hands free device Rolling Meadows personal injury lawyers Crystal Lake personal injury lawyer real estate closing ACA Illinois insurance attorney condo Inverness estate planning lawyer employment contract, employment law, employment at-will, Deer Park employment law attorneys, contract, Des Plaines medical malpractice attorney controlled substance Rolling Meadows employment law attorney Inverness insurance attorney Barrington employment attorney sexual images Illinois insurance disputes mortgage probate claims Deer Park DUI lawyer Schaumburg civil litigation attorney Buffalo Grove law firm Illinois Sales Representative Act Schaumburg personal injury attorney Barrington real estate lawyer investment property sole proprietorship Schaumburg injury lawyer estate planning, death tax, succession plans, business estate plans, Barrington estate planning lawyers Chicago employment attorney foreclosed rental property Mount Prospect wills and trusts lawyers changes to mortgage law Deer Park workers compensation lawyer deadly crashes Arlington Heights employment law attorneys medical malpractice, missed diagnosis, delayed diagnosis, medical mistake, Deer Creek medical malpractice lawyers Crystal Lake civil litigation lawyer Chicago corporate attorney Illinois employment law attorney small business hiring employees rollover accidents medical marijuana defective products Deer Park personal injury lawyer Chicago biking tips compensatory time Palatine trusts lawyer Schaumburg criminal law attorney denial of life insurance traffic accidents Palatine punch death living trust vs will medical malpractice claims real estate contract Illinois employment law Illinois business law atorneys automated cars Rolling Meadows insurance attorney Illinois medical malpractice lawyers Des Plaines criminal attorney workers compensation Barrington civil litigation attorney BUI personal injury law firm Crystal Lake employment lawyer insurance disputes, Illinois insurance disputes, Illinois insurance dispute attorneys, denied insurance claims, Arlington Heights insurance dispute attorneys digital evidence Illinois estate planning attorney School Visitation Rights Act Schaumburg federal regulations for LLCs pedestrian accidents spinal cord injuries Illinois boating accident lawyer employment law, Illinois employment laws Illinois rollover accident lawyers jet ski Palatine drug lawyer fiduciary rule delay traffic violations defense pain and suffering in terrorem provision modern family estate planning accidental death benefits uninsured motorist Illinois employment attorneys Arlington Heights car accident lawyer Schaumburg personal injury lawyers FMLA Deer Park medical malpractice attorney Jay Andrew car accident lawyer probate process Illinois criminal defense attorney Illinois insurance claim dispute lawyers Illinois medical malpractice claim Landlord Tenant Ordinance work unions Illinois jet ski accident lawyer privacy laws Arlington Heights TBI attorney bicycle dooring accidents IRA benefits Schaumburg estate attorney Palatine insurance lawyer operating agreements estate tax drug possession trauma after an accident boating accidents job lawyers Rolling Meadows estate planning attorney insurance dispute attorney Barrington employment law firm irrevocable trust Policy Cancellation Buffalo Grove corporate attorney swimming pools Illinois probate lawyer Palatine employment law lawyer blood alcohol content Palatine criminal defense lawyer Barrington medical malpractice lawyers Crystal Lake car accident lawyer ken apicella deed transfer Illinois medical malpractice case Crystal Lake personal injury attorney forming a corporation in Illinois foreclosure Illinois real estate healthcare claims Self-Directed IRA Accounts DMV vacation home fines Whistleblower Claims insurance claim denials tax attorney eluding a police officer Arlington Heights pedestrian accidents Illinois attorney Rolling Meadows medical malpractice lawyers fatal car accidents real estate attorney Colin H. Gilbert Schaumburg estate planning attorney life insurance estate planning lawyer independent contractor traffic crimes Illinois motorcycle accident lawyer owner responsibility life insurance claims Des Plaines collections attorney Illinois LLC creation Des Plaines civil attorney natural gas Long Grove estate planning personal injury claims Palatine employment attorney Inverness probate lawyer right to work new real estate form Illinois insurance lawyer traffic offenses Crystal Lake injury attorney Inverness DUI lawyer drug crimes lawyer Illinois living will Barrington employment law attorney drunk driving Des Plaines motorcycle accident attorney Mount Prospect elder law attorney Thanksgiving Liquor Control Act Arlington Heights wills and trusts lawyer car accident lawyers DUI penalities blended families liability llinois Real Estate Lawyers Association Illinois estate planning law firm Buffalo Grove injury lawyer Barrington criminal defense lawyer loss of consortium Crystal Lake bike accident lawyer internet Schaumburg probate attorney Deer Park traffic accident attorney traumatic brain injuries Illinois personal injury Buffalo Grove criminal defense lawyer pregnant women Arlington Heights wills and trusts attorney institutional trustee Chicago car accident lawyer murder Crystal Lake pedestrian accident lawyer Illinois workers compensation attorney car crash paid sick leave gift taxes caregiver Illinois wills and trusts preventable medical errors FSLA insurance adjusters holiday statistics Illinois job attorney slip and fall LLCs power of attorney PTSD Crystal Lake will lawyer digital assets Barrington workers compensation attorney personal injury Kenilworth estate planning lawyer icy parking lots clemency corporate law license revocation marijuana Crystal Lake insurance lawyer natural gas explosion estate plan cell phone underfunded trust auto accidents Rolling Meadows personal injury lawyer condo association Inverness elder law lawyer crossover accidents Buffalo Grove insurance claim dispute lawyers personal injury lawyer severance agreements products liability traffic laws estate planning, digital assets, Revised Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act, Illinois digital assets, Illinois estate planning, Buffalo Grove real estate attorney construction contracts Palatine business attorney life insurance lawyer Illinois business lawyer Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission Des Plaines drug crimes lawyer workers comp denied insurance claim probate claims process Illinois workplace lawyer pet bites Home Remodeling Repair Act expungement insurance agent negligence Crystal Lake medical malpractice law firm personal injury, auto accident injuries, delayed injuries, serious injuries, Des Plaines personal injury attorneys Illinois traffic accident lawyer drug crimes cell phone tower data Rolling Meadows litigation lawyer estate attorney driving Des Plaines Illinois employment lawyer breach of contract Illinois DUI attorney Schaumburg car accident attorney Illinois red light cameras comp time Palatine personal injury lawyer personal injury accidents Illinois medical malpractice attorney Illinois civil litigation lawyer defective products lawyer Mount Prospect real estate lawyer living trust startup company personal injury claim Illinois law Rolling Meadows insurance dispute lawyers, insurance dispute Illinois small business Inverness injury lawyer personal injury attorney insurance dispute, insurance dispute lawyers, insurance claim denial, insurance claim delays, Rolling Meadows insurance dispute attorneys fault based insurance Arlington Heights tax lawyer Illinois Smoke Detector Act Illinois trusts attorney dynasty trusts Illinois injury lawyer power of attorney for healthcare rent to own real estate contracts first degree murder golf accidents appealing an insurance claim Family Medical Leave Act trust payments capital gains tax pedestrian injuries, pedestrian fatality college kids privacy Illinois will lawyer Illinois personal injury lawyer health insurance dispute Schaumburg wrongful death attorney Palatine traffic accidents pizza emoji Do Not Resuscitate trusts GM ignition switches Arlington Heights personal injury lawyer Schaumburg insurance lawyers Rolling Meadows accident lawyer wills and trusts estate planning Crystal Lake employment law attorney Palatine traffic lawyer medical malpractice compensation DUI defense Deer Park traffic lawyer Employment Discrimination Law Illinois workers compensation lawyer Arlington Heights wills and trusts lawyers Crystal Lake medical malpractice lawyer pedestrian accident Crystal Lake criminal defense attorney Forcible Entry Crystal Lake estate planning lawyer underinsured motorist drugs residential real estate unauthorized overtime Joliet general practice lawyers Inverness civil lawyer Schaumburg personal injury lawyer Buffalo Grove personal injury attorney workers compensation benefits Crystal Lake tax lawyer Illinois corporate lawyer Crystal Lake employment attorney Palatine workers compensation lawyer Crystal Lake traffic lawyer criminal record Palatine civil attorney Food and Drug Administration's Food Safety Modernization Act dram shop law Palatine probate lawyer texting while driving medical research involuntary manslaughter Illinois traffic attorney Illinois workplace discrimination attorney insurance claim delay guardianship attorney Illinois insurance claim attorney Crystal Lake pet attorney DUI attorney unpaid assessment Illinois traffic laws Rolling Meadows drug defense attorney Fourth of July Arlington Heights trucking lawyer Long Grove real estate lawyer living wills Illinois lawyer cell phone accidents Illinois home inspection minimum wage Illinois Human Rights Act Des Plaines personal injury lawyers revenge porn Schaumburg traffic lawyer traumatic brain injury Legal Info Arlington Heights injury attorney Des Plaines Traffic Lawyer employee rights Riverwoods estate planning lawyer distracted driving accidents social media after death employee misclassification Chicago insurance claim attorneys probate fees Illinois personal injury attorney insurance agents insurance claim denial Des Plaines claims law firm Arlington Heights Attorney Arlington Heights traffic attorney rollover car crashes Schaumburg drug defense lawyer car crashes wills Des Plaines real estate lawyer Buffalo Grove car accident lawyer dog bites construction accidents Illinois employment law firm Illinois wills and trusts attorneys filing a medical malpractice claim Schaumburg estate planning lawyer Schaumburg medical malpractice lawyer mass shooting Des Plaines insurance attorney preventing accidents Barrington litigation attorney Des Plaines personal injury attorney head on collisions Rolling Meadows employment attorney workplace sexual harassment Illinois trucking safety creditors Exclusions Illinois collections attorney Illinois driving without license Illinois pedestrian accident attorney denied insurance claims Deer Park motorcycle accident lawyer Illinois Probate Act of 1975 anesthesia errors Illinois Rolling Meadows boating crash lawyer traffic deaths Crystal Lake traffic attorney trench injuries real estate lawyer boating DUI Arlington Heights estate planning attorney estate planning for college students Palatine Attorney Barrington personal injury lawyer traffic tickets Kenilworth estate planning attorney reckless homicide Illinois traffic attorneys Des Plaines tax law firm federal crimes insurance attorney Schaumburg construction accident lawyer Illinois elder law attorney Buffalo Grove medical malpractice lawyers overtime pay civil litigation attorney Illinois registered agent Rolling Meadows traffic attorney Schaumburg employment law attorneys Illinois Trust Code Rolling Meadows Traffic Lawyer trucking accidents real estate attorneys Rolling Meadows employment law attorneys insurance claim underage DUI Crystal lake insurance dispute attorney Schaumburg real estate lawyer Illinois estate planning unfunded trust Attorney Ken Apicella Palatine corporate attorney Palatine elder law attorney employment contract IRELA Illinois personal injury lawyers medication errors landlord Arlington Heights medical malpractice lawyer hit and run accident Home Sale Contingencies DNR DGAA Chicago attorney Deer Park real estate law firm healthcare speeding disability benefits no contest clauses advance healthcare directive surgical mistakes employment lawyer traffic violations Inverness accident lawyer agent Illinois Wage Payment and Collection Act Schaumburg criminal attorney spinal cord injury sexual harassment Class A misdemeanor texting and driving employment law brain injury Illinois tax attorney Palatine injury attorney Chicago estate planning lawyer motorcycle accident breathalyzer test insurance negligence Rolling Meadows criminal attorney Barrington injury attorney car crash injuries Kenilworth estate planning attorneys Schaumburg employment attorney marijuana crimes attorney Schaumburg elder law lawyer Buffalo Grove probate lawyer Illinois insurance claims lawyers contracts license reinstatement Palatine construction attorney insurance denial appeals Arlington Heights wills and trusts attorneys Chicago estate planning rest breaks Barrington business law firm subcontractor life insurance policy Barrington attorney estate planning trusts rumble strips Inverness real estate attorney Chicago lawyer Des Plaines personal injury lawyer civil rights violation employee discrimination Federal Food Drug and Cosmetic Act overtime violations commercial leases child safety Arlington Heights Traffic Lawyer estate planning attorney Inverness real estate lawyer dealing with problem employees medical malpractice Palatine employment lawyer Long Grove wills and trusts attorneys gift tax exemption, estate planning, estate planning strategies, Illinois estate planning, South Barrington estate planning attorneys attorney fees Rolling Meadows corporate lawyer Arlington Heights insurance attorney insurance claims South Barrington real estate lawyer Buffalo Grove traffic lawyers low-ball insurance settlement insurance claim dispute BAIID bad faith insurance claims Deer Park accident attorney taxes real estate leasing suspended license elder law Barrington boating accident attorney car collision coronavirus distracted driving accident victims Illinois defective products attorney comparative negligence consent to a search boating under the influence income distribution deducation employment law, meal breaks, rest breaks, hotel employees, Des Plaines employment law attorneys Inverness traffic law firm real estate loopholes drunk driving statistics real estate zoning installment contracts Rolling Meadows personal injury attorney Inverness corporate attorney Rolling Meadows real estate attorney Arlington Heights lawyer probate lawyer liability claims Rolling Meadows tax attorney Des Plaines pet law attorney Des Plaines injury law firm Deer Park employment law attorney slip and fall accidents license Crystal Lake accident attorney digital assets, digital fiduciary, estate planning, digital content, Long Grove estate planning lawyers problem employees wrongful termination Barrington criminal lawyer commercial real estate Barrington personal injury attorney meal breaks Rolling Meadows criminal lawyer Illinois wrongful termination lawyer construction accidents, personal injury, wrongful death, Arlington Heights personal injury attorneys, workers' compensation Rolling Meadows marijuana attorney field sobriety test nursing home negligence landlord tenant law Rolling Meadows car accident lawyers bicycle accidents civil litigation Retaliatory Discharge Mt Prospect Attorney car accidents wage theft digital information Arlington Heights employment attorney Des Plaines real estate attorney pay when paid contract caretaker rights criminal defense Illinois speeding lawyer Buffalo Grove employment lawyer Barrington drug crime attorney trucking accident lawyers Crystal Lake business law attorneys Long Grove estate planning attorney Barrington estate planning attorney BAC ObamaCare Des Plaines DUI attorney Schaumburg corporate attorney Illinois pet lawyer Palatine real estate lawyer special needs trust Barrington Traffic Lawyer probate Fair Labor Standards Act Chicago will attorney, social media platforms, Illinois estate planning lawyer, business litigation senior citizens elder abuse Rolling Meadows insurance dispute lawyers Long Grove estate planning attorneys Rolling Meadows probate lawyer Rolling Meadows traffic law firm Des Plaines accident attorney Long Grove real estate attorney pedestrian-automobile accident Chicago will attorney product liability Rolling Meadows insurance lawyer Illinois employment laws insurance claim dispute attorney IRS Barrington estate planning lawyer murder charges criminal law murder defense Arlington Heights car crash attorneys POA employment attorney Illinois bicycle safety Illinois employment law attorneys Arlington Heights real estate lawyer Transfer on Death Instrument Barrington Illinois estate planning lawyer Illinois employee rights attorney. Arlington Heights criminal lawyer Illinois construction accident attorney South Barrington real estate attorney insurance denials IRA trust transfer Illinois real estate lawyer manufacturing Detainer Actions back injuries liens homestead rights trustee Palatine corporate law attorneys truck collisions

Archive