Month: September 2016

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How to Know If Your Child Has a Concussion

A few years ago, the guidelines on sports related concussions and head trauma became more stringent, brought on when news-making lawsuits filed by a few 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.  What was unveiled during …

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Back to School Health Tips: How to Prevent Colds and Flu

Break out the lunch boxes and the three-ring binders, back-to-school season is upon us again! Amid the mad dash for backpacks, pencil cases and the rapidly approaching school bus, it’s easy to forget about the health concerns of going back to school. Back-to-school time is also prime time for germs and bugs; an enormous number …

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