UW News

May 14, 2009

Harborview/UW Medicine and Seattle Children’s Hospital Launch Sports Concussion Program

Media are invited to join Governor Christine Gregoire, Zackery Lystedt, school athletic coaches and others at the bill signing of HB 1824 to develop guidelines for concussion and head injury risk for Washington youth at 11 a.

May 7, 2007

40 percent of 3-month-old infants are regularly watching TV, DVDs or videos

A large number of parents are ignoring warnings from the American Academy of Pediatrics and are allowing their very young children to watch television, DVDs or videos so that by 3 months of age 40 percent of infants are regular viewers.