concussion

Food for thought- eating a nutritionally dense diet has a positive impact on the brain

By Chayil Champion • March 30, 2022

Symptoms of concussion in children can vary from headaches or lack of sleep to withdrawal and isolation

By uclahealth • March 7, 2022

know and recognize the signs of a concussion

By uclahealth • December 16, 2021

How can athletes in contact sports protect their cognitive health?

By Chayil Champion • August 17, 2021

Dear Doctor: I tripped while I was out running a few months ago and got pretty banged up, including a knock to the head. My wife worried about a concussion and wanted me to see a doctor. How do you know if you have a concussion? Dear Reader: A concussion is [...]

By uclahealth • August 21, 2020

https://youtu.be/VQ6TCM7jlus Severe bumps to the head can happen during sports practice, kids’ play dates and even household accidents. Knowing when to seek care for head injuries can mean the difference between a full recovery and a lifelong disability or death. Dr. Paul Vespa, director of UCLA Health’s neurocritical [...]

By Elaine Schmidt • April 8, 2016