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Concussion Symptoms and What to Look For

2 years ago the guidelines on sports related concussions and head trauma tightened up, spurred on by the news making lawsuits brought by some prominent football players families, most notably but not solely, the death of Ohio State football player Kosta Karageorge, who suffered from multiple concussions and then tragically took his own life.  As we were …

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Concussions Back In the News; Why We Need to Take Them Seriously

Concussions and Traumatic Brain Injury: Protect Your Athletes With this weeks sad news about the death of Ohio State football player Kosta Karageorge, who suffered from multiple concussions,  we want to take this Medical Minute to  touch on concussion and traumatic brain injuries prevention and education. New legislation in Connecticut requires professionals working with athletes-(coaches, …

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Channel 3 Eyewitness News Interviews Dr. Brown on Concussion Law

WFSB 3 Connecticut   West Hartford in News discussing the new Concussion Law in CT as it pertains to youth sports. Check out the video to see Dr Brown’s interview with WFSB Channel 3 Eyewitness News as they sit down with a West Hartford Youth Hockey player who suffered a concussion and has gained a …

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Mommy Minute on FOX CT talks concussions with Dr Brown

The way we view concussions and their seriousness has changed recently. In light of several changes brought to light by the NFL & MLB, concussions are now taken extremely seriously. In addition to now being classified as a brain injury, studies show that concussions can have effects that manifest later on in life. CT is …

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What You Need to Know About Concussions and Head Trauma

We are staying ahead of the game  to you by bringing you the latest guidelines on sports related concussions and head trauma, and how you can help keep your children safe when playing high impact sports. What You Need to Know about Concussions and Head Trauma Connecticut has recently passed laws requiring coaches, trainers, phys-ed …

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