Brain Health

Is fish really brain food? Is my brain really a muscle? What happens to my brain during a concussion? We answer these questions and more.

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Video: Brain Injury Awareness Month

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 1.7 million traumatic brain injuries (TBI) occur yearly, and TBI contributes to one-third of all injury-related deaths in the United States. However, not all brain injuries are related to trauma. Stroke or brain tumors,… Read more »

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Concussion Myths – Part 1

There are many misconceptions surrounding concussions. According to our research, one in 10 high school athletes who play contact sports will suffer a concussion this year. Fortunately, our knowledge about concussions has grown since we began treating patients in 2000. In the first installment of Concussion Myths, Erin Reynolds, PsyD,… Read more »

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Infographic: The Science of Love

This post was last updated on February 9, 2017 The average person falls in love seven times before marriage. Being “lovesick” can cause some pretty strong effects on the body. Discover the science behind one of the most thrilling human emotions.   Love and Hormones Science tells us that attraction… Read more »

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