March is Brain Injury Awareness. Leading the nation in observing Brain Injury Awareness month, the Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) conducts a themed campaign every year to bring awareness to head and brain injuries. This year’s theme is Not
Last year, the Michigan High School Athletic Association completed a yearlong collection of head injury reports from its school members. The association requested that member schools report, by sport, possible concussions by their student-athletes during both practice and games.
If you’re an athlete, or a parent of a child who plays an organized sport, you’re familiar with injuries. Sports related injuries are a common occurrence in young athletes. In fact, more than 3.5 million children ages 14 and younger