Tag: Brain

Rise in NFL concussions prompts call to action

The number of concussions in the NFL went up 16 percent between the past two seasons. There were 291 diagnosed concussions in 2017 compared with 250 in 2016. Dr. Allen… Read more »

Symptoms of a Concussion | San Joaquin Valley Rehabilitation Hospital

(soft ambient music) – Hi, I’m Sarah, speech language pathologist here at San Joaquin Valley Rehabilitation Hospital. Today, I’m gonna talk about traumatic brain injury, specifically concussion. A traumatic brain… Read more »

Why Do We Get the Spins When We’re Drunk?

{♫Intro♫} It’s a story that plays out every Friday night somewhere. People are having a good time with their friends when they have a few too many drinks and suddenly… Read more »

2-Minute Neuroscience: Parasympathetic Nervous System

The parasympathetic nervous system is a subdivision of the autonomic nervous system, which is the subdivision of the peripheral nervous system that controls automatic processes in the body like digestion,… Read more »