Articles for Tag: "concussion"

Why your kid’s football helmet better fit 
Why your kid’s football helmet better fit
Improperly fitted helmets can lead to more severe and longer-lasting concussion symptoms, according to a new study .
New ‘Concussion’ movie brings head injuries to the forefront  Featured
New ‘Concussion’ movie brings head injuries to the forefront
With the film set to debut on Christmas Day, here’s what you should know about this common sports-related injury.
How safe is cheerleading compared  to other sports? 
How safe is cheerleading compared to other sports?
A pediatrician offers tips on preventing injuries in practice and on the competition floor.
More kids have serious cholesterol problems than ever before 
More kids have serious cholesterol problems than ever before
Here are a few tips for parents on preventing this condition in their children.
Toughing it out is not the answer when it comes to concussions 
Toughing it out is not the answer when it comes to concussions
Learn how to help your child recover after a head injury.
4 must-dos for a safe summer 
4 must-dos for a safe summer
Be casual this summer but not when it comes to safety.
Even minor injuries can cause concussion symptoms 
Even minor injuries can cause concussion symptoms
New research says minor hits to the head can leave a lasting impact.