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Mobile Phone Addiction: What the Science Says

Only a few decades ago, telephones were relatively large objects that sat on a desk or a tabletop. Remember those? You picked them up when you needed to call someone, and you never really thought about them at other times, unless the telephone actually rang, indicating that someone was calling you. The very idea that […]

Youth Concussions in the Spotlight

A concussion is essentially an injury to the tissues or blood vessels in the brain. It can occur when the soft tissues are pressed against the bone of the skull, resulting from an impact or blow to the head experienced during a fall or from sports injury. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) […]