Concussions are a common injury in sports. It is so important to recognize when your child has experienced a concussion so that you may take the appropriate steps to allow healing of the brain tissue. Please read the information at the following links to learn about concussion. PLEASE CALL DR. O'SHIELDS IMMEDIATELY IF YOU THINK YOUR CHILD HAS EXPERIENCED A CONCUSSION.
PLEASE WATCH THIS VIDEO - It is from the CDC regarding concussion and its consequences (12 minutes). The video highlights the dramatic consequences of untreated concussion, and is an important resource for parents. (The video is for broadband connection.)