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Which Kids Will Take Longer to Recover from Brain Injury

[Source: Science Daily] A new biomarker may help predict which children will take longer to recover from a traumatic brain injury (TBI), according to a preliminary study published in the March 15, 2017, online issue of Neurology®, the medical journal … Continue reading


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New Research Uncovers Long-Term Effects of TBI on Children

[Source:  Medical News Today] Traumatic brain injury in a serious health concern, especially among children and adolescents. New research uncovers the long-term effects of traumatic brain injury on children. A traumatic brain injury (TBI) is any injury to the head … Continue reading


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Vision Symptoms Following Concussion Limiting for Students

[Source: Science Daily] A comprehensive vision assessment should be part of return-to-learn protocols to help determine when children are ready to return to the classroom following concussions — particularly in children reporting academic difficulty. Researchers from the University of Alabama … Continue reading


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School Psych Corner: Is it ADHD? Or Could it be Trauma?

Editor’s Note:  Thank you to @ariyares on Twitter for sharing this post! [Source:  Hey Sigmund.com] by Helen Goble We see kids all over the place that act wild, hyperactive, and excessively energetic, and we often assume they have ADHD. We … Continue reading


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Concussion Study Shows Player-to-Player Hits Most Damaging

[Source: Medical X-Press] As officials at all levels of American football continue to debate how to prevent concussions, a new study using data from devices inside the helmets of high school players confirms that hits with other players are especially … Continue reading


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