This is an excellent video. Take a few minutes and check it out.
From the website: "The ICM 2015: XIII International Conference on Menopause aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results [...]
From the website:
“The ICM 2015: XIII International Conference on Menopause aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Menopause. It also provides the premier interdisciplinary forum for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns, practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted in the field of Menopause.”
25 (Monday) - 26 (Tuesday)
Holiday Inn London – Wembley
From the Derek Sheely Foundation website: Held in honor of Derek Sheely, the 4th Annual LEAD THE WAY 4.0-Mile Run and 1-Mile Walk raises funds to [...]
From the Derek Sheely Foundation website:
Held in honor of Derek Sheely, the 4th Annual LEAD THE WAY 4.0-Mile Run and 1-Mile Walk raises funds to support our critical concussion awareness efforts and The Derek Thomson Sheely Leadership Award. This year’s race is on Saturday, May 30, 2015 in Germantown, Maryland.
(Saturday) 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Northwest High School
13501 Richter Farm Road Germantown, MD
Derek Sheely Foundation
24 (Friday) - 26 (Sunday)
While cheerleading is a leading cause of concussion for females, males are also susceptible. Take a look at these two videos for information. You can find others on the Cheerleading playlist on my YouTube channel.
It's Ok to need help or assistance if you're dealing with a recovery or are a caregiver. It's common for concussees to feel alone, or that they're the only one dealing with such a situation. That's not the case. You're not alone.
I've pulled together many resources for help, both online and in-person. Here's a link to the comprehensive spreadsheet:
Updated: December 29, 2014
If you feel that you need assistance right now, please visit this website or call this number:
Assaults can result in a concussion or TBI. If you receive such an injury, please seek medical assistance. Remember that a concussion can change over a period of several days. So even if you're Ok in the first 24 hours, it might not be the case over the next 48 hours. Symptoms could worsen. For information about what to look for and when to seek medical assistance, see the CDC information about concussion signs, symptoms, and when to seek medical assistance.
National Domestic Violence Hotline
National Sexual Assault Hotline
Sexual Assault Support for the DoD Community
Are you wondering if you should call a doctor or go to the emergency room at the hospital? Here's a link to the CDC website that discusses symptoms and what to do: