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Latest Head injury Stories

2013-06-25 13:17:38

Researchers at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, the University of Pittsburgh, and the University of Chicago have found that children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are more likely to demonstrate a moderate disability after sustaining a mild traumatic brain injury than children without ADHD.

2013-06-18 19:25:56

Scientists are scrambling to gather data for the FDA to support the need for a blood test to diagnose brain injury in the United States.

Study Proves Bicycle Helmets Work
2013-06-13 19:44:27

An Australian study reported in the journal Traffic Injury Prevention discovered what most of us already assumed — bicycle helmets help protect your head.

Children Suffering Second Concussion In Year Have Longer Recovery Time
2013-06-10 18:15:27

Researchers writing in the journal Pediatrics say a child who has had more than one concussion could have a prolonged recovery.

Brain Trauma Diagnostics Transformed Using Wireless Signals
2013-05-15 08:15:36

New technology developed at the University of California, Berkeley, is using wireless signals to provide real-time, non-invasive diagnoses of brain swelling or bleeding.

2013-04-26 23:02:26

In recent months, sports-related brain injuries have made headlines nationwide, in part because of concerning new information regarding the long-term severity of head injuries.

2013-04-18 14:00:48

Newspapers are paying more attention to the severity and long-term impact of concussions and other traumatic brain injuries in ice hockey than they did 25 years ago.


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megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.