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The Invisible Symptoms of a Concussion

Concussions aren’t just dangerous because they impact the most complex and arguably necessary organ in your body. They’re dangerous because they often present with very few (if any) symptoms.

MAR is Partnering with Evander Holyfield's Real Deal Sports and Entertainment

In creating “The Real Deal Medical,” Real Deal fighters will now have access to the finest MRI and brain imaging technology on the market today, something we hope will revolutionize the way we identify and treat brain injuries.

Do Men and Women Experience Concussions Differently?

Differences between the male and female brain are surprisingly minimal. So could your sex affect how your brain responds to traumatic brain injuries (TBIs), like concussions? For years, scientists believed the answer was no, but recent research is beginning to suggest otherwise.

Do I Need a CT After My Head Trauma?

You get a cut on your arm and have it treated with bandages or maybe even stitches, but what about injuries that you can’t see, such as head trauma? Concussions are difficult to diagnose because there are no visible signs of the injury and people often attribute their symptoms, like having a headache, to a stressful day at work.

Preventing Spring Sports Injuries: Concussion Safety

As we prepare for the spring season, athletes and coaches should equally be preparing for concussion prevention and detection.

A Comprehensive Guide to TBI’s

In light of National Winter Sports TBI Awareness Month, we wanted to highlight some of the key points in identifying a TBI and understanding what you can do should it occur:

Adolescents and TBI

In the past decade there has been a spike in the amount sports related head injuries in children and correspondingly, the number of patients needing CT scans has increased.