When Clumsiness Is More Than It Seems

If clumsiness has plagued you throughout your life and you often find yourself tripping over things, knocking into doorways and bumping into walls, or having trouble playing sports, you may have a condition known as Vertical Heterophoria (VH). If your clumsiness has reached the point that you’ve started to experience anxiety and stress, not knowing […]

Maybe It’s a Learning Disability – Or Maybe It’s BVD

In recent years, parents and teachers alike have lamented the increasing number of children who have been diagnosed with learning disabilities and behavioral disabilities due to their inability to progress in school. Many of these children have difficulty concentrating, and struggle with reading and writing to such an extent that they become easily frustrated and […]

Concussions: Why Do Girls Get Them More Often?

School and recreational sports provide many great benefits to kids and teens: it teaches them cooperation and teamwork, keeps them active and provides an outlet for their energy that otherwise might be misused. On the downside, concussions and other sports injuries commonly occur with these sports. While concussions can occur among both sexes, girls tend […]