How Do You Know if You Have a Concussion?


You May Have Suffered a Concussion and Not Realize It! Just recently, you may have been hit on the head, suffered a jolt to the body or experienced some other type of mild to moderate physical stress - but you didn't lose consciousness and don't have a headache. Does this mean you are concussion free? Not always! Concussions can and do go unnoticed and in some instances will have an effect o...

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King-Devick: Screening for Cognitive Impairment & Alzheimer’s Disease


King-Devick Test Accurately Screens Mild Cognitive Impairment, Dementia and Alzheimer's Did you know that all it takes is a simple number naming test to differentiate between someone who is cognitively healthy, has mild cognitive impairment or is suffering from a degenerative brain disease like Dementia or Alzheimer’s? A study published in the journal Alzheimer’s Disease and Associated Di...

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Chiropractic Advice – Episode #1 – My Experience with Concussions


Chiropractor Shares His Experience w/ Concussions Dr. John Battershill, D.C. at Revelation Health Centre Chiropractic & Wellness Clinic used to play professional football in the Canadian Football League (CFL), first with the Calgary Stampeders (79-83) then the Toronto Argonauts (83-84). During his football career, he suffered six sports concussions, of which he touches on below: ...

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Concussions


Calgary Chiropractor Explains 5 Not So Well Known Concussion Facts Concussions are a type of brain injury that most people are somewhat familiar with in this day and age. However, there are several characteristics of concussions that many don’t know, ones that could be important for someone engaged in physical activity on a regular basis and prone to such injury. If you or a loved one ...

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10 Examples of Sports Concussions & their Effect on Athletes


Sports Concussions Can Be a Life-Changing Event Concussions can and do happen when playing sports. Some people think that its just the physical contact games in which players are prone to concussions, although that’s not entirely true. Even snowboarders, divers and soccer players sustain concussions during competitive play – and that goes for athletes of all skill levels, from beginner to...

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Calgary Concussion Treatments: Chiropractic Functional Neurology


Calgary Concussion & Dementia Prevention Treatments Using Chiropractic Functional Neurology Functional neurology is a proven method of treatment for several brain conditions including concussions and dementia prevention. Others include: Autism Dyslexia Head injury or stroke Headaches and chronic pain Learning and attention disorders Movement disorders Balance disor...

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How Concussions are Treated at Revelation Health Centre Chiropractic Clinic


Step-by-Step Guide to How We Treat Concussions at Revelation Health Centre Have you suffered a concussion and are looking to get it treated in Calgary, Alberta? If so, Revelation Health Centre Chiropractic & Wellness Clinic uses a holistic approach to help you recover from a concussion as quickly and as effectively as possible. Here’s how our highly experienced chiropractors go throug...

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