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Almost half of homeless men had traumatic brain injury in their lifetime — ScienceDaily

April 27, 2014

“The fact that so many homeless men suffered a TBI before losing their home suggests such injuries could be a risk factor for becoming homeless”
“Separately, a recent study by Dr. Stephen Hwang of the hospital’s Centre for Research on Inner City Health, found the number of people who are homeless or vulnerably housed and who have also suffered a TBI may be as high as 61 per cent — seven times higher than the general population.”

Full article:   Almost half of homeless men had traumatic brain injury in their lifetime — ScienceDaily.

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