Football and Concussions: An Inseparable Pair


Lauren Eller
October 30, 2012

When we think about concussions in sports, what is the game that immediately comes to mind? If you’re anything like me, you’d say football. Football has always been viewed as an inherently dangerous sport, with many physically aggressive plays and techniques. Though these techniques are essential... Read more »

The Impact of ImPACT

Katrina Keegan, Writer
February 13, 2012

The ImPACT (Immediate Post-Concussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing) was implemented at Friends at the end of last year. It is now a school-wide initiative to assess concussion conditions.  A concussion can show itself in many forms: headache, dizziness, loss of mental function and loss of memory.... Read more »