Navigation Links
Atlantic Neurosurgical Specialists (ANS) Offers Tips On Practicing Sports Safety During Winter Team Sports
Date:12/27/2013

Morristown,NJ (PRWEB) December 27, 2013

As the winter season begins, kids are enjoying their favorite extracurricular activities, including winter team sports. Sports like skiing, hockey, snowboarding and even ice skating can result in injury if safety guidelines are not followed. Last year, over one million children visited a hospital emergency room with a sports-related injury, including concussions. In fact, more than one million children sustain head injuries each year from a sports-related injury, but many who experience mild injuries never even consult with a medical professional after the incident. Knowing what precautions to take can help prevent injuries, including serious brain injuries. Atlantic NeuroSurgical Specialists (ANS), New Jersey’s largest private neurosurgical practice, provides information on preventing and recognizing traumatic brain injuries (TBI).

“TBIs are one of the most common conditions neurosurgeons see,” notes ANS neurosurgeon Dr. Brian Beyerl. “Parents and coaches need to work together with children to ensure the safest playing conditions are being made available to today’s youth. Taking simple precautions, such as wearing the proper protective gear, can help increase a child’s safety.” Dr. Beyerl suggests some preventative measures and how to identify symptoms of TBI:

Preventative Tips

•Make sure coaches are teaching the proper technique.
•Check playing equipment routinely for wear or tear.
•Before team sports begin, the child should have a preseason exam or undergo a baseline te
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. International conference to explore health of descendants of transatlantic slave trade
2. Dec. 12 Atlantic Information Services Webinar to Address the Nuances of New HHS Essential Health Benefits Regulations
3. Atlantic Information Services Dec. 19 Webinar to Review Just-Ended MA Annual Election Period
4. Maui Wowi Brings Hawaii to the Atlantic
5. Atlantic Spine Center Announces New Web Content on Sciatica Treatment; Renowned Surgeon Dr. Kaixuan Liu on Information and Help for Sciatica Victims
6. Jan. 16 Atlantic Information Services Webinar to Offer a “Crash Course” on New Reform Rules
7. Jan. 17 Atlantic Information Services Webinar Offers Insights on Wall Street’s 2013 Outlook for Health Plans
8. Endless Pools to Showcase Fastlane® at Atlantic City Pool & Spa Show
9. Newly Published by Atlantic Information Services — Dual Eligibles: The New Growth Opportunities Ahead for Health Plans
10. Medicare Expert Will Detail Strategies for Improving Star Ratings in Feb. 20 Atlantic Information Services Webinar
11. PBM Experts to Discuss Non-Rate Contracting Terms in Feb. 25 Atlantic Information Services Webinar
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/31/2014)... Pass, OR (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Sales ... 12-percent from 2013 to 2014, according to radio talk show ... has been experiencing rapid growth since 1990. The US economy ... Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water radio show, reported this ... Bragg Live Foods, a worldwide manufacturer of organic and natural ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... According to new research report ... by Type (Tofu, Tofu-Based Product, Tempeh, TVP, Seitan, ... Trends & Forecasts to 2019", defines and segments ... and forecasting of the market value of sources, ... also identifies the driving and restraining factors for ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... July 31, 2014 Care Communications, Inc., ... outsourcing firm, has received the Elite Award for “Recruitment, ... Resources, one of twelve elite awards presented as part ... to Work For” 2014 awards competition. This marks ... Elite Award in the competition. CARE has also been ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... July 31, 2014 Daily Gossip reveals in ... help sufferers discover some breakthrough weight loss tips. , ... tips and recommendations are very simple to implement. Users don’t ... foods, with no need to start counting calories. , ... who in fact created a 12 weeks weight loss program ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... 31, 2014 In its latest blog post, ... believes that having family close by during a stay in ... the process is successful, is looking at 10 tips to ... , “Addiction recovery is a lifelong process, and one that ... committed to without compromise,” commented Best Drug Rehabilitation’s CEO ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Organic Food Industry Grew 12% in 2013-2014 Reports Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water Host 2Health News:Organic Food Industry Grew 12% in 2013-2014 Reports Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water Host 3Health News:Meat Substitutes Market Worth $4,622.4 Million by 2019 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Health News:Meat Substitutes Market Worth $4,622.4 Million by 2019 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Health News:Care Communications, Inc. Named an Elite Award Winner Among Top Chicago Employers 2Health News:New Best Drug Rehabilitation Blog Posts Looks at 10 Tips for Coping After Drug or Alcohol Rehab 2
... century, John Snow mapped cases of cholera in Soho, London, ... water pump. Now, in a twenty-first century equivalent, scientists funded ... the latest in gene sequencing technology and global positioning system ... trace its source. Typhoid fever is caused by two ...
... Updated guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) ... (ADHD) in younger children and in adolescents. Emerging ... in children from ages 4 to 18 (the previous ... 6 to 12). The new guidelines describe the special ...
... , SATURDAY, Oct. 15 (HealthDay News) -- Head injuries are ... a new study finds. Researchers examined data on 52 ... at a pediatric trauma center between 2003 and 2011. The ... 10 and the most common cause of injury was hitting ...
... BOSTON - An in-hospital delay of appendicitis treatment ... likelihood of complications, including perforation and abscess formation; ... according an abstract presented Saturday, Oct. 15 at ... and Exhibition in Boston. In "Missed Opportunities ...
... 14 (HealthDay News) -- Flu activity levels in the United ... get a flu shot, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control ... for the 2011-2012 flu season, the federal agency also said ... the U.S. supply is projected to be at an all-time ...
... One in six people in the United States is affected ... multiple sclerosis, and more research is required to find new ... mark its 20th anniversary, the foundation has released a video ... ongoing research. "Brain disease is in the news every ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Google Earth typhoid maps reveal secrets of disease outbreaks 2Health News:Google Earth typhoid maps reveal secrets of disease outbreaks 3Health News:AAP expands ages for diagnosis and treatment of ADHD in children 2Health News:Delayed pediatric appendicitis treatment linked to complications, and even death 2Health News:Get Your Flu Shot Now, CDC Urges 2Health News:Foundation Aims to Raise Awareness of Brain Diseases 2
(Date:7/30/2014)... Germany , July 30, 2014  invendo ... and computer-assisted ("robotic") colonoscopy system, today announced the appointment ... medical device executive, as a new member of its ... highly respected global visionary in the medical device industry. ... and Chief Executive Officer at Given Imaging Ltd. (NASDAQ/TASE: ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... TARRYTOWN, N.Y. and PARIS ... REGN ) and Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and ... new Phase 3 ODYSSEY trials of alirocumab in people ... greater percent reduction from baseline in low-density lipoprotein cholesterol ... comparator.  Alirocumab is an investigational monoclonal antibody targeting PCSK9 ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... VEGAS , July 30, 2014  DigiPath, Inc. ... that is expanding into the cannabis testing and education ... in its business and affairs not previously disclosed or, ... the recent unusual market action. "We have ... over the last three trading days," said Steve ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:invendo medical Appoints Nachum (Homi) Shamir To The Company's Board Of Directors 2invendo medical Appoints Nachum (Homi) Shamir To The Company's Board Of Directors 3Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 2Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 3Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 4Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 5Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 6Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 7Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 8DigiPath No New Corporate Developments 2
... patient tracking and billing. ... complete Handheld application, a ... complete CPT™ and ICD-9-CM ... AMA. Designed for any ...
... ToolBox is an advanced medical ... Emergency, Pediatric Dosing and Critical ... is a logical complement to ... as the Daviss Drug Guide, ...
... the handheld version of ... drug interaction analyzer covering ... generic drugs. iFacts™ enables ... to accurate and reliable ...
A handy, quick reference for physicians, nurses, and other health care providers treating cancer patients....
Medicine Products: