concussions

Health & Science
3:21 pm
Mon September 9, 2013

How Fast Does a Concussed Brain Heal?

A local researcher makes the case that we need to figure out how long it takes the brain to heal from a concussion.
Credit John McStravick/Flickr

Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews Dr. Tom Hammeke about his study on concussions.

With football season now underway, concerns are once again heating up about how to treat head injuries.

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Health & Science
5:36 pm
Sat September 7, 2013

GE Healthcare, NFL Partner to Improve Concussion Diagnoses

Microbleeds in the brain
Credit Dr. Robert Carlier, Dr. Frederic Colas, CHU Raymond Poincaré in France

Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews Baldev Ahuwalia, premium segment manager in MRI for GE Healthcare.

The Green Bay Packers’ season begins with a Sunday afternoon struggle against the San Francisco 49ers.  But the struggle is a different one for players who have sustained head injuries.

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