July 2016

October 2015

Concussion Headaches


Berkeley Martin, MD Q: What about headaches? A: Concussions may cause many different symptoms as mentioned in last month’s blog post. Typically the symptoms will resolve within a few days to weeks with appropriate physical and brain rest, and graduated activity, as directed by a physical therapist, athletic trainer or physician. Headaches are among the [...]

August 2015

March 2015

Youth Coaches Learn to Recognize, Prevent Concussions


The NCAA has released new guidelines for concussion safety, including limiting live contact football practices to two per week during the season. But concussion prevention isn't just happening at the college or NFL levels. On Saturday, youth coaches got the training they need to keep their young athletes safe while playing football.