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Study examines symptom spikes in kids after concussion

by  The JAMA Network Journals Symptom exacerbations after concussion appeared to be common in a secondary analysis of a clinical trial that included 63 children studied…

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Five questions: What parents should know about concussions

by Erin Digitale,  Stanford University Medical Center Stanford pediatric emergency medicine physician Angela Lumba-Brown, MD, explains what families should know about new CDC guidelines on the…

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Study: Aerobic exercise after a sport-related concussion speeds recovery in adolescent athletes

by  University at Buffalo Adolescents can speed their recovery after a sport-related concussion and reduce their risk of experiencing protracted recovery if they engage in aerobic…

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Childhood concussions impair brain function

by Sarah Banducci,  University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign A new study finds that pre-adolescent children who have sustained sports-related concussions have impaired brain function two years…

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