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2014-09-30 23:13:43

North American Seminars will present the two day PT Continuing Education course on rehab techniques for patients with Traumatic Brain Injury and Concussions November 8-9 2014 in St. Louis, MO. Franklin, TN (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 This two-day, advanced PT continuing education course seminar focusing on balance and vestibular sequellae that may arise following a concussion or mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI). The cause of concussions can be varied, from sports related injuries, car...

2014-09-30 23:05:03

BIAA seeks amicus curiae status to address significant flaws in diagnosis and treatment. VIENNA, VA (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 The Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) filed a second motion today in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. The organization is asking the court to grant the organization amicus curiae (friend of the court) status on the proposed settlement between the National Football League (NFL) and former players (case...

2014-09-30 12:28:06

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HeadFirst Sports Injury and Concussion Care Centers, a service of Righttime Medical Care, is pleased to announce that Casey Thompson, MS, ATC, has been hired as an Athletic Trainer, Educator and Community Outreach Coordinator. In the position, Thompson will attend sporting and outreach events, educate patients, families and coaches about concussions and assist with community and professional relationships. A graduate of West Virginia...

2014-09-29 16:25:38

AMBLER, Pa., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Moberg (www.moberg.com) has received CE Mark approval for the CNS Monitor, a medical device used for advanced monitoring of neurological intensive care patients. The CE Mark certifies that a product has met European Union requirements for commercial marketing in Europe. The CNS Monitor captures and analyzes multiple physiologic parameters including electroencephalography (EEG, or brain waves) to support neurological patient care. The...

2014-09-26 08:24:00

SAN DIEGO, PRINCETON, N.J. and BOSTON, Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aethlon Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ:OTCQB:AEMD), and its diagnostic subsidiary, Exosome Sciences, Inc. (ESI), announced today that a clinical collaboration with the Boston University (BU) CTE Center has been established to advance a blood-based diagnostic candidate that could identify Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) in living individuals. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090325/LA88762LOGO-b CTE is a...

2014-09-25 23:07:32

Virtual reality immersive therapy being used in largest neurorehabilitation centre in UK London (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 VirtualRehab® today announced it is the first virtual reality platform to receive CE mark approval as a medical device manufacturer from the European Commission and the only certified motion capture physical rehabilitation software using Microsoft Kinect® and Leap Motion™ VR technology approved by the EU to develop both hardware and software for medical...

2014-09-23 16:25:27

PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This event is co-sponsored by the Brain Injury Alliance of New jersey and the Woodrow Wilson School of Public & International Affairs with support from the New Jersey Department of Human Services, Division of Disability Service's Traumatic Brain Injury Fund and Partners for Health Foundation. WHAT: You are cordially invited to attend an evening of education and discussion about concussion in youth sports as a public health...

2014-09-22 23:14:29

William D. Boyd shares methods of evaluation, expectations for recovery, treatment of mentioned disorder (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 DENVER – According to neuropsychologist and author William D. Boyd, the recent increase in interest towards concussions, resulting from military actions and sports injuries, calls for professionals who work with this population to have a deeper understanding of “Post-Concussion Syndrome” (published by Xlibris). That is why he shares a book solely...

2014-09-22 23:02:18

Ultimate Vocabulary™ seeks to help TBI survivors and their families by raising awareness of the importance of speech and language therapy for TBI survivors. New York City, NY (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) affects thousands of people and their families each year. Ultimate Vocabulary™ hopes to offer useful insights on how speech and language therapy can help TBI survivors improve their quality of life and make the most out of their new reality. TBI survivors...

2014-09-17 23:12:16

Alexandra's Playground's educational video and top five facts on concussions offer refresher for kids, parents, kids sports coaches and teachers. The video, available on YouTube, features US Olympic Soccer gold medal winner Heather O'Reilly, leading medical experts and kids who have suffered from concussions speaking about their experience. Irvington, NY (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 As kids settle back into school and youth sports, concussion prevention is top of mind for...


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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
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