We must take concussions seriously

Prior the 1990s, treatments for TBIs, or traumatic brain injury — a temporary disorder in brain function caused by a sudden forceful blow to the head — was to “get up and shake it off”.

The first treatment was to maintain the general physiology to support the brain, said Geoffrey Ling, a retired colonel. Now, more research has been accomplished, and more studies conducted, and the scholars in the medical and science fields have unearthed that concussions are more serious than thought.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.