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2013-04-03 23:04:27

Sports Health and Research Program a Partnership with NIH and NFL Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) April 04, 2013 The

2013-03-07 15:42:29

Most scientists are starting to agree that repeat, sub-concussive hits to the head are dangerous and linked to neurological disorders later in life.

Athlete Concussions And Brain Injury Linked
2012-12-03 19:58:42

Findings reported in the journal Brain help to extend the knowledge of the clinical and pathological abnormalities associated with chronic traumatic encephalopathy.

Pro Football Players Suffer High Incidences Of Long-Term Brain Disorders
2012-09-06 14:38:39

A new study suggests that professional football players are three times more likely to have neurodegenerative conditions, such as Alzheimer’s disease than the general population.

2012-06-01 23:02:08

Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh and Jardine, P.C. has filed a lawsuit against the National Football League (NFL), on behalf of former Denver Bronco, David Studdard.

Exposure To Blasts And Concussive Injuries Have Similar Brain Effects
2012-05-17 09:25:17

Researchers recently found chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in the brain tissue of military service personnel who were exposed to blasts.

2012-05-17 01:25:30

Investigators from Boston University (BU) and the Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System have shown evidence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in brain tissue from blast-exposed military service personnel.

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