Delayed Concussion Symptoms

When a person gets a severe concussion, they know it right away. Symptoms such as loss of consciousness, blurred vision, dizziness, and memory loss are obvious. However, mild concussions aren’t always as easy to recognize. The symptoms of a mild concussion may not be apparent for several days after the incident.  However, a mild concussion […]

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What is CTE?

Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) is a progressive, neurodegenerative brain disease believed to result from repeated head injuries, particularly concussions or subconcussive blows.  Characterized by the accumulation of a protein called tau in the brain, CTE is most commonly associated with contact sports, such as American football, soccer, boxing, and ice hockey. However, it can affect […]

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