Point-of-care brain wave monitoring can help improve concussion care

Point-of-care brain wave monitoring can help improve concussion careThe Critical Role of Objectively Measuring Mental Fatigue in SportsBy Dr. Ryan C. N. D’Arcy, President & Chief Scientific Officer, NeuroCatch Inc.April 1, 2024Despite the brain being one of the most important organs of the body, breakthroughs in brain health, specifically the way we measure cognition, have been largely unchanged in decades. …

Understanding Subconcussions: The Hidden Dangers

Understanding Subconcussions: The Hidden DangersThe Critical Role of Objectively Measuring Mental Fatigue in SportsBy Dr. Ryan C. N. D’Arcy, President & Chief Scientific Officer, NeuroCatch Inc.March 27, 2024Concussions have gained significant attention in the past decade, and we are now starting to better understand the importance of taking precautions to prevent and manage these traumatic brain injuries. However, lurking beneath …

Balancing Performance and Health: The Critical Role of Objectively Measuring Mental Fatigue in Sports

Balancing Performance and HealthThe Critical Role of Objectively Measuring Mental Fatigue in SportsBy Balraj Dhillon, BSc. Kin, HealthTech Connex Inc.September 28, 2023When we think of sports, we often focus on the physical aspects of performance – the athleticism, strength, and endurance that athletes demonstrate on the field. Yet, an equally crucial factor that can make or break an athlete’s success …

The Female Brain Research Gap in Concussion and Why We Need to Close It

The Female Brain Research Gap in Concussion and Why We Need to Close ItWhy Measuring and Training Cognitive Processing Speed Is a Must-Have for High-Performance AthletesBy Victoria Mickelson, Business Development Director, NeuroCatch Inc. July 26, 2023Mild traumatic brain injuries, also known as concussions, can be sustained through various means, including sports injuries, falls, and car accidents. While any individual is susceptible …

How Brain Performance Optimization is Transforming Sport and Potentially Business

How Brain Performance Optimization is Transforming Sport — and Potentially BusinessNeuroCatch® Brings Cutting-Edge Science to Concussion ManagementNeuroscientist, Entrepreneur & President of NeuroCatch, Inc. Dr. Ryan D’Arcy shares insights on brain imaging, disorders & medical tech.July 19, 2023The world of sports has long been associated with toughness and resilience, with athletes lauded for their ability to endure physical and mental challenges. For …

The Competitive Edge: Why Measuring and Training Cognitive Processing Speed is a Must-Have for High-Performance Athletes

The Competitive EdgeWhy Measuring and Training Cognitive Processing Speed Is a Must-Have for High-Performance AthletesBy Balraj Dhillon, BSc. Kin, Marketing & Business Development Manager, HealthTech Connex Inc.June 26, 2023In today’s competitive sports environment, athletes are always looking for an edge over their opponents. Many high-performance athletes spend countless hours training their physical abilities, but often overlook the importance of training …

How Cognitive Anticipation Can Give You A Competitive Edge

How Cognitive Anticipation Can Give You A Competitive EdgeNeuroCatch® Brings Cutting-Edge Science to Concussion ManagementNeuroscientist, Entrepreneur & President of NeuroCatch, Inc. Dr. Ryan D’Arcy shares insights on brain imaging, disorders & medical tech.May 16, 2023As Wayne Gretzky famously said, “I skate to where the puck is going, not where it has been.” In essence, the Great One was tapping into the …

Beyond The Headlines: A Closer Look At Concussion Evaluation, Treatment And Technology

Beyond The Headlines: A Closer Look At Concussion Evaluation, Treatment And TechnologyNeuroCatch® Brings Cutting-Edge Science to Concussion ManagementNeuroscientist, Entrepreneur & President of NeuroCatch, Inc. Dr. Ryan D’Arcy shares insights on brain imaging, disorders & medical tech.March 21, 2023The importance of brain health, especially in the context of concussion evaluation, is something everyone inside and outside the sports world should expect to …

No Objective Evaluation for Concussion?

As a kinesiologist who works daily to change concussion evaluation, I found it frustrating to read the recent article in the New York Times, which told readers that there is no objective evaluation for concussion. What?! While I understand that this has been the historic challenge, it was tough to read this in such a high-profile and influential newspaper, because at HealthTech Connex we are working so hard to get an objective solution out there. Clearly, we need to do more to raise awareness about the NeuroCatch® Platform.

Optimizing Performance in High-Impact Sport Athletes

It began with our clinic helping a Red Bull athlete in recovery from traumatic brain injury by teaching him how to tap into the power of the brain’s inherent ability to rewire circuits and catalyze recovery. The fancy science word for this is “neuroplasticity.” Neuroplasticity has tremendous potential, which we’ve started to harness for peak performance together with Todd Schumlick, Owner and Director of PerformX Training.