Common Myths and the Uncommon Truth about Concussions


From football to cheerleading to soccer, fall sports are in full swing again. With your child back on the field, it’s important to separate urban legend from the truth when it comes to concussions. Myth #1: Concussions aren’t really dangerous, and your child can return to play quickly after diagnosis. Concussions are a serious medical […]

Recognizing Symptoms of a Concussion and Knowing When to go to the ER


It’s back-to-school time again, which means the start of school sports. Out of the various sports-related injuries suffered by student-athletes, concussions can be serious. This is a good time to review common symptoms as well as some guidelines that can help you know when to take your child to the emergency room. A concussion is […]