Health Alert: Young Biker’s Brains Benefit from Universal Helmet Laws


 

Universal Helmet Laws Reduce Traumatic Brain Injuries in Young Motorcyclists, According To Trauma SurgeonsYoung American motorcyclists who live in states that have mandatory universal helmet laws are 2.5 times less likely to experience a traumatic brain injury in the event of a crash than those living in states with less-strict or no helmet laws. Read the Entire Article

American College of Surgeons, October 2014


About Dr. Judd Wattenbarger

Dr. Wattenbarger has extensive training in returning the body to normal after it is damaged. In addition, he has special training to treat injuries from overuse, auto accidents, and workplace accidents. He is a member of the Alaska Chiropractic Society and the American Institute of Personal Injury Physicians and a trained as a Certified Ergonomics Assessment Specialist to help prevent injuries on the job. Dr. Wattenbarger received a Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, IA on the shores of the Mighty Mississippi River. While in school he had the opportunity to train under physicians and coaches that work with current and former athletes from the U.S. Olympic team. He also holds a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from Arizona State University.