Injured Teen Still in Critical Condition

Mikal Bond, 13, the Maple Hill teenager injured in a bicycle accident remains in critical condition as of July 19, 2011. Bond was taking part in the Lizard Under the Skillet bike ride when she collided with a pickup truck. The Lizard Under the Skillet bike ride was organized by the Lawrence Bicycle Club. The … Continue reading

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Mild Brain Injury May Increase Dementia Risk

Research presented at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in France, on Monday, July 18, 2011, challenges the idea that only moderate or severe brain injuries predispose people to dementia. According to recent studies, even a concussion or mild brain injury might put someone at risk. One large study of older veterans raises new concern about … Continue reading

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