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Concussion in Kids

— By improving sleep, research shows that post-concussion symptoms in adolescents may also get better.(Shutterstock) Brian Brooks, University of Calgary and Lianne Tomfohr-Madsen, University of Calgary Active kids sustain injuries. It is estimated that every year more than 100,000 Canadian children and adolescents get a concussion while participating in normal childhood activities, like sports and… Read More »

How Medicine Became the Stealth Family-Friendly Profession – The New York Times

Britni Hebert was chief resident, on track for a career in the highly demanding field of oncology, when she found out she was having twins. “Everything kind of just tilted on its head,” she said. She couldn’t imagine 80-hour workweeks with two newborns at home, while her husband was doing an equally intensive radiology fellowship.… Read More »