Articles for Tag: "concussion"

Concussions among student athletes doubles in last 7 years 
Concussions among student athletes doubles in last 7 years
The numbers are up but that might be good. Find out why.
Anatomy of a brain injury 
Anatomy of a brain injury
An expert on brain injuries explains what happens during a concussion, its long-term effects and best ways to prevent it.
Concussion effects on a child’s schoolwork 
Concussion effects on a child’s schoolwork
Here’s why extra care should be taken with a child who has suffered a concussion.
Girls tend to ignore concussion symptoms 
Girls tend to ignore concussion symptoms
Soccer is one of the fastest growing sports in the U.S., but new research shows a potentially dangerous trend.
Can drinking coffee improve your memory? 
Can drinking coffee improve your memory?
New research says the caffeine you drink may boost your recall skills.
Sleep speeds concussion recovery in kids 
Sleep speeds concussion recovery in kids
New research shows rest can dramatically help child athletes who suffer a blow to the head.
Favre revelation spotlights football concussion dangers 
Favre revelation spotlights football concussion dangers
Are football players at risk for long-term problems? Learn more.