Each year, traumatic brain injuries, also known as TBI’s, result in over 1.3 million visits to an emergency room. A TBI can be caused by a bump, blow or jolt to the head or a penetrating head injury that disrupts the normal function of the brain. Over 75% of these visits are a result of a concussion and the most common complaint? Headaches after a TBI, that last long after the injury, some lasting even past a year.
Since 2000, there have been over 273,859 diagnoses for TBI in all branches of the Armed Forces.
The SootheAway device is an effective, drug-free solution for TBI headache pain relief. The SootheAway can help veterans TBI headache pain by delivering the optimal temperature via soothing thermal heating or cooling pads designed to safely ease the aching and throbbing.
For many veterans TBI headache pain can be debilitating and can occur daily, making it difficult to work or perform daily activities. The SootheAway is designed to bring almost instant TBI pain relief to veterans who have already endured enough pain. VA and military sites across the country have started to utilize SootheAway as a tool for our soldiers to recover from their TBI injuries and to provide veterans TBI headache pain relief in a drug-free and hassle-free way. In addition to TBI, VA Hospitals are successfully using SootheAway for other treatments such as Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), General Pain Management, Orthopedic Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy.
Our veterans and military help protect us every day, now SootheAway can help those who suffer from traumatic brain injury and the TBI headache pain that accompanies it, to experience better quality of life.
Evidence for Thermal Therapy as Primary or Adjunctive Headache Relief.