Latest Head injury Stories

2011-10-13 13:00:00

Year-Round Strength and Performance Training Turns High School Kids into Lean, Mean Tackling Machines and Concussions are on the Rise (PRWEB) October 13, 2011

CDC Report Details Increase In Childhood Concussions
2011-10-07 09:31:34

The number of children and adolescents going to the hospital with concussions has jumped more than 60 percent in the past decade, according to a report released Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

2011-10-05 18:59:06

A tracheostomy performed within the first seven days after a severe head injury results in better overall patient outcome.

2011-09-29 09:29:21

A commonly used supplement is likely to improve outcomes and recovery for individuals who sustain a spinal cord injury (SCI).

2011-09-23 07:00:00

Phoenix Coyotes’ Kurt Sauer hasn’t played hockey since he was injured in 2009.

2011-08-04 16:11:00

CINCINNATI, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Many children return to sports such as soccer, football, cross-country and volleyball when they return to school.

2011-07-29 06:26:37

Patients who suffer a traumatic brain injury have a 10-fold increased risk of having a stroke within three months, according to new research.

2011-07-28 10:47:00

Coaches, athletic trainers and volunteers hear the hard-hitting facts on brain injuries at Northwestern Medicine event CHICAGO, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When in doubt, sit them out--that's the message more than 100 coaches, athletic trainers and volunteers heard at the "Playing it Safe: Changing the Mindset Around Concussion Safety" symposium held Wednesday, at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

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