Archive for March, 2010
as written by Melinda Roalstad While working with the US Ski Teams from 1990-2007, there were numerous times the decision regarding whether an athlete who had suffered a concussion was ready to return to their sport at full training and competition loads.
This is the first entry in an ongoing series of posts we are going to be doing called “First Hand.” This series will be “first hand” accounts of head injuries as told by the patient and/or a family member. A huge thank you to Richard Halliday for putting the time and effort into this wonderful [...]
If you or someone you know is involved in a high-impact sport like hockey, football or lacrosse – you need to understand what chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a degenerative brain disease caused by head trauma, is doing to your body. Check out this video produced by Time magazine.