Concussions are like any other Personal Injury - Concussion Canada

Pa. families sue U.S. Soccer, claiming negligence in preventing concussions among girls

The parents of two teenage girls from eastern Pennsylvania who have suffered concussions playing soccer say the sport’s governing body hasn’t done enough to protect young...
A measure pushed by Jash Desai and Rekhka Iyer, students at Neuqua Valley High School in Naperville, that would define concussion protocols that help students reintegrate into the classroom is awaiting the governor's signature. (Suzanne Baker / Naperville Sun)

Concussion protocol bill initially drafted by Naperville students advances to Rauner’s desk

Legislation pushed by two Neuqua Valley High School students to have Illinois better define when and how students return to class or activities after...
Heavy drinkers and head injuries are a dangerous combination. - Concussion Canada

Head injury does not worsen drinking behavior in heavy drinkers

Head injury, which often damages brain regions overlapping with those involved in addictive behaviors, does not worsen drinking behavior in people with heavy alcohol...
June is Aphasia Awareness Month - Concussion Canada

Understanding Aphasia After Brain Injury

Just because you have word-finding problems does not mean you have diminished intelligence! June is National Aphasia Awareness Month, and I wanted to share some...
Johan Franzen's wife discusses his Post-Concussion Issues in a Blog "An Emotional Week" - Concussion Canada

NHLer Johan Franzen’s wife discusses his Post-Concussion Issues in “An Emotional Week”.

I don’t know where to start, but this week has been really hard and extremely emotional. Monday morning the kids, Lisa and I flew...
Parents are rethinking tackle football as Concussion and Head Injury awareness grows. - Concussion Canada

Concussions and CTE make Parents rethink Tackle Football.

Parents of kids who play football or who are thinking about playing football this fall, you might want to pay attention to a new...
Concussion follow up is important if you want to get better - Concussion Canada

Concussion patients don’t get critical follow-up from Doctors.

As evidence builds of more long-term effects linked to concussion, a nationwide study led by scientists at UCSF and the University of Southern California...
Concussion Recovery can sometimes take years - Concussion Canada

How a Single Concussion Changed My Life.

Four years ago I thought I had my life all figured out. I had moved into an “Artists Loft” building where I could both...
Concussion Management will be better controlled at this years Indy 500 - Concussion Canada

Indy 500 Concussion Management gets some High Octane.

Concussion management at this afternoons Indy 500 will be better controlled through head injury technology. A product called I-Portal Portable Assessment Systems known as...
Canadian Tech Start-Up Speeds Post-Concussion Return to Work and School - Concussion Canada

Canadian Tech Start-Up Speeds Post-Concussion Return to Work and School

Concussion patients are being offered a faster post-concussion return to work and the classroom through a Canadian founded tech start-up Iris Technologies. With the...