19Apr
What Happens To Your Brain During A Concussion?

What Happens To Your Brain During A Concussion?

Over the last few decades, scientists have gained a much better understanding of what happens to your brain during a concussion. It’s allowed them to understand better the devastating effects that a traumatic brain injury can have, and how to...Read More

10Apr
Custom Fit Helmets - Can They Help Protect Against Concussions?

Custom Fit Helmets - Can They Help Protect Against Concussions?

It appears that high-contact sports such as hockey and football are becoming much more violent. Although both sports have made efforts to remove unnecessary hits from the game, concussions are inevitable when athletes are as strong and fast as they...Read More

28Mar
Concussion and Baseball - How Common Is It?

Concussion and Baseball - How Common Is It?

Much of the conversation about concussions has been focused on football. The violence of the game, coupled with recent studies that have shown how prevalent chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) is in retired players, has brought a lot of...Read More

22Mar
The Long-Term Impacts of Concussions From Sports

The Long-Term Impacts of Concussions From Sports

In most cases, concussion symptoms will disappear entirely in a period of between one and six weeks. Although these types of injuries were not always thought of as being severe, research and evidence have come to show that they can affect one's...Read More

8Mar
Concussion Prevention in Youth Sports

Concussion Prevention in Youth Sports

Students and sports tend to go hand in hand. Children learn to work together in an organized environment, and activities prevent them from remaining planted in front of the television all day. Due to their full-contact nature, some games are more...Read More