Prevention Is Key To Reduce Spring Concussion Spike

By: Dr. Stacy Suskauer, M.D., Huffington Post Contributor

Research shows that the fall season, when many popular contact sports are in session, is associated, naturally, with a dramatic spike in the number of concussions among kids. That’s not the only time to stay vigilant, however, because each spring we see another seasonal increase in brain injury in our concussion clinic.