fbpx
Common Symptoms of Depression

Common Symptoms of Depression

Generalizations are risky at best, but a common way of thinking, and are often applied to the symptoms of depression.  A person with depression isn't always extremely tearful or outwardly suicidal.  There are a vast number of other findings that can indicate the...

read more
How to Know if a Concussion is an Emergency

How to Know if a Concussion is an Emergency

Impact to the head can cause a "brain bruise", or concussion.  Only about 10% of people who have a concussion actually get knocked out, while most will have other symptoms which occur alone or in combination.  Common complaints include headache, dizziness, confusion,...

read more
How to screen for early memory loss

How to screen for early memory loss

I frequently get asked by a concerned family member whether their loved one may be developing early Alzheimers.  They have noticed some forgetfulness, and they want to know if there is a test to rule this out.Cognitive dysfunction is the medical term describing a...

read more