Concussions Are The Real Game Changer
Anyone, anywhere, at anytime can be affected by brain injury. These compelling stories are just a few first-person accounts of sustaining and recovering from a concussion. If you wish to share your own concussion story, or have a loved one who experienced a concussion, we'd like to hear from you. Email your story to email@example.com.
Kyle Dixon, former midfielder for the Chesapeake Bayhawks Major League Lacross team shares his concussion story with the HeadFirst team.
Melissa Hornfeck, girls' soccer coach for the Severn School shares her story about having multiple undiagnosed concussions.
Preston Plevretes was captain and MVP of his high school football team. In college, he sustained a life-altering concussion. His family shares his story.
Zackery Lystedt suffered two devastating concussion during a football game. His family shares his story.
HeadFirst Medical Director Robert G. Graw, Jr., M.D., interviews lacrosse great Casey Powell on how he plays smarter to avoid concussion.