Limiting Rest Is Found To Help Young Concussion Patients

January 6th, 2015 - By admin in Athletic/Performance Enhancement, Information on Brain Injury, Mild/Traumatic Brain Injury, Neurofeedback News

Researchers had expected to find that more rest would be helpful for young patients with mild concus­sions. Instead, a pedi­atric emer­gency medi­cine doctor at Children’s Hospital, and his colleagues found that the patients advised to rest for five days reported more phys­ical and emotional symp­toms like headache and nausea in first few days, and more often expe­ri­enced irri­tability and sadness over 10 days. Full Article: … Continue reading

Get a Baseline!

May 15th, 2014 - By admin in Athletic/Performance Enhancement, Information on Brain Injury, Mild/Traumatic Brain Injury, neuroAgility News

neuroAgility,PC is pleased to announce our Get a Base­line! program. We take concus­sions and head injury seri­ously. As athlete perfor­mance is one of our specialty areas, we are concerned with contact sports. Every concus­sion injures your brain to some extent. neuroAgility cares about providing you with an under­standing of your brain before and after the injury. Most impor­tantly, we care about restoring your brain back … Continue reading

neuroAgility presents at Mackintosh Academy’s Segue to Summer Series, May 2014

April 28th, 2014 - By admin in Anxiety, Athletic/Performance Enhancement, Autism Spectrum, Information on ADD/ADHD, Information on Brain Injury, Information on Neurofeedback, Mild/Traumatic Brain Injury, neuroAgility News

Strate­gies for Summer — “From Boredom to Over Sched­uling, How Best to Serve the Gifted Child over Summer — and how Neuro­feed­back can help”. Neuro­feed­back profes­sionals Kerri Honaker and Charity Finch will lead a discus­sion about how to make the most of Summer for your gifted child and family. They will also speak to how Neuro­feed­back can help address issues such as ADHD and anxiety … Continue reading

Sports Concussions

January 21st, 2014 - By admin in Information on Brain Injury, Mild/Traumatic Brain Injury, Neurofeedback News

Concus­sions are a very contro­ver­sial topic in sports, and the measure­ment of them is contro­ver­sial as well.  neuroAgility is often doing base­line qEEG’s for high­schoolers, college, and profes­sional athletes who want to see their activity before moving into even more intense arenas. There is hot debate around the topic of sports concus­sions, with no sure fire way to manage it.

Soccer Headers Can Harm Cognitive Function

March 12th, 2013 - By admin in Athletic/Performance Enhancement, Information on Brain Injury, Mild/Traumatic Brain Injury, Neurofeedback News

Repeated light blows to the head can harm cogni­tion, according to a study by neuro­sci­en­tist Anne Sereno and her team at the Univer­sity of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. They don’t know if the impact is perma­nent or if there might be cumu­la­tive effects over time, and they concede more research is needed. But the find­ings add to a growing body of knowl­edge about … Continue reading