Prompt diagnosis and treatment can reduce risk of long-term psychological and cognitive harms, an injury-prevention specialist says.
American children (to age 18) sustain as many as 3.8 million concussions every year, according to the Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center (HIPRC).
As COVID-19 restrictions start to lift in Washington state, the latest data reveals that many children still need to be vaccinated.
Significant portion of U.S. middle and high schools allow unfettered phone access during lunch and recess, researchers find.
UW Medicine researchers were among those giving a science boost to students in W. F. West High School's summer camp.