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2014-01-16 14:06:50

Survivors of traumatic brain injuries (TBI) are three times more likely to die prematurely than the general population, often from suicide or fatal injuries, finds an Oxford University-led study.

2014-01-10 23:04:12

Brain Sentry's initial focus is to provide sensors for the three most popular helmeted contact sports: football, lacrosse and hockey with the goal of protecting athletes and families from

Mental Strain Slows Concussion Recovery
2014-01-06 15:41:25

Although concussions are caused by a physical trauma, a new study showed that mental exertion after suffering a head injury can delay a full recovery.

2013-12-27 23:04:16

ANS discusses how to identify and treat winter sports injuries like concussions and traumatic brain injuries. Morristown,NJ (PRWEB) December 27, 2013

Concussions Linked To Alzheimers
2013-12-27 14:53:39

A new study found concussions involving at least a momentary loss of consciousness may lead to the accumulation of Alzheimer's-associated plaques in the brain.

Scientists Film Early Concussion Damage And Describe Brain's Response To Injury
2013-12-09 13:29:47

There is more than meets the eye following even a mild traumatic brain injury. While the brain may appear to be intact, new findings reported in Nature suggest that the brain's protective coverings may feel the brunt of the impact.

Child High Chair Injuries Rising
2013-12-09 10:16:47

The number of young children suffering high chair-related injuries is on the rise, according to a new study.

2013-12-03 23:33:23

Helmet-Mounted Device to Help Identify Athletes Who Need to be Evaluated for Concussion; Goal is to Protect Students and Families from Being Devastated by Sports-Related Brain Injuries

2013-11-30 23:01:46

North American Seminars provides continuing education course for physical therapists, occupational therapists, physical therapy assistants and occupational therapy assistants.

2013-11-29 13:22:57

Older patients who received extra geriatric care following a traumatic injury were able to return to roughly two thirds more daily activities than those without a consultation.


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