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Concussions Suffered in Young Adulthood May Cause Cognitive Deficiencies Later in Life

A study released by the department of neuropsychology at the University of Montreal has revealed that a young adult’s suffering of even one concussion through violent sports such as hockey and football may cause a decline in the ability to retain information and focus as the athlete ages. Brain injury lawsuits can sometimes follow the negligent supervision or faulty equipment provided the student athlete by the school district and coaching staff. To find an Illinois lawyer with experience in brain injury litigation, please contact Levin & Perconti. To read more about the long term effects of concussions on athletes, please click here.