Maggie Hickey was a star athlete and scholar. But after hitting her head, she couldn’t exercise or study without coming down with crippling headaches and other mysterious symptoms. “My whole life was falling apart,” Maggie says. “I thought, ‘This just can’t be normal.’”
She was referred to Children’s Hospital Boston, where the Hickeys were startled to learn that Maggie’s problems were due to the after-effects of a severe concussion. Read more.