Tag: concussion

Brain Rest Necessary after Concussion

An article in the journal Pediatrics verifies what clinicians have suspected: cognitive “rest” after a concussion is critical and leads to shorter recovery time. For the study, the researchers analyzed 335 youth… Read More

Concussions Linked to Alzheimer's

There has been growing concern about concussive injuries and neurological problems later in life — last week, the NFL and the National Institutes of Health announced they will team up to further… Read More

More Children Admitted to ER with Concussions by R Mandanah Stockton

The newest issue of Pediatrics is reporting that the number of children coming into the emergency room with head injuries is climbing exponentially. A study conducted by Dr. Holly Hanson, emergency medical… Read More