Since the resurgence of the NFL promoting concussion awareness, doctors have started paying more attention to the injury. Dr. Alina Fong of Cognitive FX has spent the past 12 years researching and studying concussions.
“We’ve completed thousands of concussion scans as well, and so we have an idea of what concussion can look like in a brain. We take that information [and] craft a treatment program for them,” Fong said.
Technology will line each player’s helmet next season that senses impact — and sends notification to a device that somebody holds on the sideline to monitor.
At the end of each day, the data will be sent to Provo-based Cognitive FX, a company that helps people recover from concussions. They work with the Department of Defense and NFL players, and soon they will be analyzing data from Provo High School’s practices and games.
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