Post Profile

Concussion Diagnoses in Teens Hit a Record High

Since laws requiring more stringent monitoring of people who suffer head injuries in sports went into effect, concussion diagnoses have risen
read more


Related Posts

Comprehensive Concussion Literature Analysis Lays Foundation for Evidence-Based Guidelines

Health : Newswise Medical News

There has been heightened public concussion awareness in the last few years related to professional sports, in particular, the NFL. The most underreported, under diagnosed and underestimated head injury is concussion, with the numbe...

Concussion Researchers Document Pre-Injury 'Normal'

Health : Newswise Medical News

Protecting student-athletes who sustain head injuries requires more than just a law. Associate professor Bernadette Olson and her team developed a sports concussion protocol that includes a neuro-cognitive assessment tool called ImP...

Routine head hits in school sports may cause brain injury

Academics / General Science : Science Codex

The brain scans of high school football and hockey players showed subtle injury -- even if they did not suffer a concussion – after taking routine hits to the head during the normal course of play, according to a University of Roche...

Cheerleaders May Suffer More Severe Injuries Than The Football Players They Cheer For [Study]

Sports : The Inquisitr - Sport

Cheerleaders in high school suffer from concussions more than any other sport related injury. In fact, even though cheerleaders are least like to be injured among all high school athletes, they are more likely to suffer severe injur...

Pam Oliver Suffered Concussion In Football Hit

Sports : The Inquisitr - Sport

Fox Sports reporter Pam Oliver suffered a concussion when she was hit in the face with a football on August 18. In a video that went viral, Oliver was standing on the sidelines during a pre-season matchup between the Indianapolis Co...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC