Tag: Concussion

Brain Injury Awareness Month

More than 2.5 million people in the United States sustain traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) each year, and 1 million more experience strokes and other acquired brain injuries. Brain Injury Awareness Month is held each March, with the goal of recognizing those who have survived brain injuries and empower them, de-stigmatize… Read more »

Traumatic Brain Injury Causes & Symptoms

Did you know more than 2.5 million people in the United States sustain traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) each year, and 1 million more experience strokes and other acquired brain injuries? Traumatic brain injuries can affect anyone- from small children to older adults. What is a Traumatic Brain Injury? A traumatic… Read more »

What Causes a Concussion and How is it Treated?

In keeping with Brain Injury Awareness Month, our physicians are here to give you the scoop on a common traumatic brain injury: concussion. The dialogue on concussions in sports has received a lot of attention, especially when it comes to return-to-play standards. Nearly 200,000 Americans experience sports-related concussions each year.… Read more »