According to a report run in the Journal of Psychiatric Research, there could be a significant link between traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Considering the sheer amount of people who die annually from heart attacks and heart disease, you'd think doctors would have no trouble determining if someone is having a heart attack or not. However, the reality is that many doctors and patients themselves are often unsure exactly what's happening. It's not always as cut and dry as people assume.
The link between concussions and the National Football League was finally admitted by the professional football league. The NFL presented data last week that showed an 11 percent decrease in the number of concussions in the league compared to last year.
According to a recently study, soccer players who utilize a common move called "heading" have a higher risk of suffering a concussion. The study results were published in a news release at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.