Category: concussions

The BRAIN-G Principle

February 6th, 2018

The Brain-G Principle: Rest and Recovery– This takes approximately 7-10 days. According to the NFL’s return-to-participation protocol, a player must rest “until his signs and symptoms and neurological examination, including cognitive and balance tests, return to baseline status.” Bike- Once symptoms are controlled and tolerable, an athlete can begin like aerobic exercise. The load is

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Brandin Cooks Head Injury

February 5th, 2018

Just think, it’s the second quarter of the Super Bowl and one of your best wide receivers goes down. This was the case for Brandin Cooks at this year’s super bowl.  For the Patriots, there are resounding gasps in the crowd and along the sideline, while huddles are quickly gathering along the Eagles bench and

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