Articles for Tag: "concussion"

An accident, then an unexpected diagnosis 
An accident, then an unexpected diagnosis
The headaches got worse until a doctor figured out what was going on.
What does Aaron Hernandez’s CTE diagnosis mean? 
What does Aaron Hernandez’s CTE diagnosis mean?
Researchers say it’s the most severe case they have ever seen in someone of his age.
This serious injury happens to more women than men  Featured
This serious injury happens to more women than men
Both play hard. But when it comes to one particular sports injury, ladies are outpacing their male counterparts.
Understanding traumatic brain injuries and their long-term effects 
Understanding traumatic brain injuries and their long-term effects
Approximately 1.5 million people suffer TBIs each year. Here’s what we know.
Could exercise help speed up recovery for kids after a concussion? 
Could exercise help speed up recovery for kids after a concussion?
New research shows that total rest may not be the best option for children.
Can better sleep help with concussion symptoms? 
Can better sleep help with concussion symptoms?
More restful sleep may hold the key to improving outcomes for those who have suffered mild traumatic brain injury.
Can post-concussion symptoms in kids be predicted? 
Can post-concussion symptoms in kids be predicted?
A new scoring system could help doctors prevent long-term issues after a child’s concussion.