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Gwinnett Medical Center Concussion Care Van On The Move - Patch.com

08-23-2019

Gwinnett Medical Center Concussion Care Van On The Move  Patch.comGMC Concussion Care Van On The Moon - Gwinnett, GA - The purpose is to provide on-site concussion care as well as education.

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3-and-out: Jordan Reed facing 'real life' fears with latest concussion scare…

08-23-2019

3-and-out: Jordan Reed facing 'real life' fears with latest concussion scare  106.7 FM The Fan Radio StationATLANTA — The Redskins' worst nightmare came true Thursday night. Jordan Reed came away from Atlanta concussed after taking a cheap shot from Falcons ...

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Brian Brooks and Lianne Tomfohr-Madsen: Insomnia treatment linked to faster concussion…

08-23-2019

Brian Brooks and Lianne Tomfohr-Madsen: Insomnia treatment linked to faster concussion recovery in kids  Vancouver SunActive kids sustain injuries. It is estimated that every year more than 100000 Canadian children and adolescents get a concussion while participating in normal ...

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Ask Dr. Mona: Head injuries need treatment - The Desert Sun

08-23-2019

Ask Dr. Mona: Head injuries need treatment  The Desert SunResearchers decided to put into perspective the activities that cause concussions.

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Barrow concussion survey: Fewer parents letting kids play sports - ABC15…

08-22-2019

Barrow concussion survey: Fewer parents letting kids play sports  ABC15 ArizonaPHOENIX — The Barrow Neurological Institute released its latest concussion survey and the results are stunning. Both parents and student-athletes seem to be ...

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The Catch 22 of concussion - The Australian Financial Review

08-22-2019

The Catch 22 of concussion  The Australian Financial ReviewWhen it comes to recovering from concussion, former Australian cricket captain, Steve Smith, appears to have an advantage. It comes from his resilience and his ...

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Most Common Medical Errors Which are Covered by Insurance - Legal…

08-22-2019

Most Common Medical Errors Which are Covered by Insurance  Legal ReaderWhen you are sick or injured, you want the best medical care available. Medical errors are an all too common situation that can cost everyone involved.

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Brazil's president suggests NGOs setting Amazon fires, gives no proof -…

08-22-2019

Brazil's president suggests NGOs setting Amazon fires, gives no proof  KATURIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's official monitoring agency is reporting a sharp increase in wildfires this year, and President Jair Bolsonaro suggested ...

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Discover the joint venture to develop therapeutics targeting chronic inflammatory conditions…

08-22-2019

Discover the joint venture to develop therapeutics targeting chronic inflammatory conditions  Health EuropaTherapeutics for chronic inflammatory conditions may come sooner than you think as Tetra Bio-Pharma announce joint venture with Thorne and Onegevity ...

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Ottawa firm refuses to discuss role in NFL helmet controversy -…

08-22-2019

Ottawa firm refuses to discuss role in NFL helmet controversy  Ottawa CitizenAn Ottawa engineering firm has shut down all media requests following reports that it was involved in testing the helmet of headline-grabbing Oakland Raiders ...

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How Neurologists Address Patients' Needs in Rural Areas... : Neurology Today…

08-22-2019

How Neurologists Address Patients' Needs in Rural Areas... : Neurology Today  LWW JournalsNeurologists from West Virginia, Utah, and Texas discuss how they meet patients' needs in rural areas using telemedicine and other initiatives in progress to ...

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U of M Touts Record Number of Startups in FY19 -…

08-21-2019

U of M Touts Record Number of Startups in FY19  Twin Cities Business MagazineAnother year, another batch University of Minnesota startups. In fiscal year 2019, nineteen companies were launched based on discoveries and inventions by ...

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As Antonio Brown saga continues, Detroit Lions explain why helmet choice…

08-21-2019

As Antonio Brown saga continues, Detroit Lions explain why helmet choice matters  Detroit Free PressThe Free Press surveyed six Detroit Lions players about their helmet choice in the wake of the Antonio Brown saga.

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Indian spacecraft launched last month is now orbiting moon - KATU

08-21-2019

Indian spacecraft launched last month is now orbiting moon  KATUNEW DELHI (AP) — An unmanned spacecraft India launched last month began orbiting the moon Tuesday as it approaches the lunar south pole to study ...

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NeuroCatch platform used to conduct clinical study on pediatric concussion -…

08-21-2019

NeuroCatch platform used to conduct clinical study on pediatric concussion  News-Medical.netNeuroCatch Inc., a brain-focused health technology company committed to translating research innovations into real-world medical devices and applications, ...

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Chris Rogers praises Cricket Australia's 'high quality' concussion approach - 7NEWS

08-21-2019

Chris Rogers praises Cricket Australia's 'high quality' concussion approach  7NEWSChris Rogers, who once missed a Test because of delayed concussion, says Australia are trailblazers in terms of concussion testing and protocols in cricket.

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Rogers won't knock CA concussion approach - Yahoo Sports

08-21-2019

Rogers won't knock CA concussion approach  Yahoo SportsChris Rogers, who once missed a Test because of delayed concussion, says Australia are trailblazers in terms of concussion testing and protocols in cricket.

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Paediatric concussion study in Canada to use NeuroCatch Platform - Medical…

08-21-2019

Paediatric concussion study in Canada to use NeuroCatch Platform  Medical Device NetworkNeuroCatch has partnered with a University of Calgary researcher for the use of its brain function assessment platform in a paediatric concussion study.

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University of Minnesota launches record 19 startup companies based on researchers…

08-20-2019

University of Minnesota launches record 19 startup companies based on researchers' discoveries in FY19  UMN NewsThe University of Minnesota announced today that it launched a record 19 startup companies over the past year based on discoveries and inventions by its ...

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University of Calgary researcher conducts study on Pediatric Concussion using NeuroCatch…

08-20-2019

University of Calgary researcher conducts study on Pediatric Concussion using NeuroCatch  EurekAlertSurrey, B.C. and Calgary, A.B. (August 20, 2019) - NeuroCatch Inc., a brain-focused health technology company committed to translating research innovations ...

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Boosting sports performance | Local News - Dalles Chronicle

08-20-2019

Boosting sports performance | Local News  Dalles ChronicleIt was the usual message—eat right, get enough sleep, don't smoke or do drugs—but with a jaw-dropping twist: it had the sobering science to back it up.

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More children suffer head injuries playing recreational sport than team sport…

08-20-2019

More children suffer head injuries playing recreational sport than team sport  Science DailyAn Australian/ New Zealand study examining childhood head injuries has found that children who do recreational sports like horse riding, skate boarding and ...

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GIFFORD-JONES: MLB players hold secret to longevity - The Guardian

08-20-2019

GIFFORD-JONES: MLB players hold secret to longevity  The GuardianToday, what's the best message that parents can give their children about sports? I'd be particularly concerned if a child wanted to get involved in football or ...

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Routine hits to the head, not just concussions, may cause brain…

08-20-2019

Routine hits to the head, not just concussions, may cause brain damage in football players, study finds  MinnPost"It's close to being settled science that repetitive head hits are their own source of permanent damage to the brain, independent of concussions," said senior ...

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Football May Take a Toll on the Brain, Even Without Concussions…

08-20-2019

Football May Take a Toll on the Brain, Even Without Concussions  The New York TimesAfter a season of college football, portions of players' brains can show worrying signs of damage, even if they did not experience a concussion, according to a ...

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Mike Tyson's Cannabis Co. Exploring CBD Benefits of CTE Prevention -…

08-20-2019

Mike Tyson's Cannabis Co. Exploring CBD Benefits of CTE Prevention  The BlastFew people know more about the toll a professional career of big hits can take on the body and mind than Mike Tyson, so he's using his new career path to help ...

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Rec Leagues Catch up on Head Rules | News - Santa…

08-20-2019

Rec Leagues Catch up on Head Rules | News  Santa Fe ReporterNearly a decade has passed since the Legislature adopted New Mexico's first law governing how concussions should be prevented, diagnosed and treated for ...

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Biking, skateboarding more likely to cause serious child head injury than…

08-19-2019

Biking, skateboarding more likely to cause serious child head injury than rugby - study  NewshubChildren are more likely to suffer a serious head injury from recreational sports like riding horses, skateboarding, or playing on their bikes than from playing ...

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Blue Sky Science: Can a person fully recover from brain injuries…

08-19-2019

Blue Sky Science: Can a person fully recover from brain injuries sustained while playing sports?  Rapid City JournalIf an athlete allows sufficient recovery after suffering a concussion and before returning to play, the damage done to the brain is likely entirely reversible.

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Ashes 2019: Cricket Australia defends team doctor in Steve Smith's concussion…

08-19-2019

Ashes 2019: Cricket Australia defends team doctor in Steve Smith's concussion call  India TodayAshes 2019: Steve Smith was ruled out of the remainder of the 2nd Test on Sunday due to a delayed concussion, as assessed by the Australian team doctor ...

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Australia's team doctor handled Steve Smith concussion incident brilliantly: Alex Kountouris…

08-19-2019

Australia's team doctor handled Steve Smith concussion incident brilliantly: Alex Kountouris  News NationSteve Smith was withdrawn from the Lord's Test after he suffered a blow to the side of the neck by a Jofra Archer bouncer.

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Children, tackle football and the possible dangers of brain diseases -…

08-19-2019

Children, tackle football and the possible dangers of brain diseases  Washington PostKids playing the sport can face the threat of concussions, cognitive troubles and behavioral problems.

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The Biggest Settlements in NCAA Sports History - Sportscasting

08-17-2019

The Biggest Settlements in NCAA Sports History  SportscastingThe NCAA is one of the most highly regarded entities in sports. Governing a body of universities is no easy task, and the NCAA has found itself in various legal ...

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If NCAA really cared about safety, it would let athletes unionize…

08-16-2019

If NCAA really cared about safety, it would let athletes unionize  Atlanta Journal ConstitutionIn 2017, the NCAA said it wanted to limit “repetitive head impact exposure” by football players during the preseason because of a possible link between those ...

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From polymers to VR goggles: Inside the Pac-12 funded epicenter for…

08-16-2019

From polymers to VR goggles: Inside the Pac-12 funded epicenter for concussion research  The Seattle TimesWashington, Colorado, Utah, USC and Oregon State agreed to share concussion data during the 2018-19 school year in at least seven sports, including football ...

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Head Check: Canadian Company Launches Concussion App - Parentology

08-16-2019

Head Check: Canadian Company Launches Concussion App  ParentologyHeadCheck works with parents, coaches, and medical staff to help diagnose and treat the millions of sports-related concussions kids suffer every year.

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NAU professors complete NCAA study on student concussion reporting - Arizona…

08-16-2019

NAU professors complete NCAA study on student concussion reporting  Arizona Daily SunShake it off. Get back out there. Be a man. These messages and more have berated student athletes for decades, especially on the football field, as fans cheer at ...

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Western concussion forum draws pro sports, research stars - The London…

08-15-2019

Western concussion forum draws pro sports, research stars  The London Free PressTop minds in concussion research are heading to Western University's See the Line symposium, an annual event featuring a panel discussion with former NHL ...

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2 Hits Were Really Bad. The Other 19,126 Took a Toll…

08-15-2019

2 Hits Were Really Bad. The Other 19,126 Took a Toll, Too  NewserOver the course of three seasons, only two hits to the heads of University of Rochester football players resulted in concussions. Sounds like pretty good news?

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Could NFL players' performance after a concussion mask the dangers? -…

08-15-2019

Could NFL players' performance after a concussion mask the dangers?  Penn: Office of University CommunicationsA new study shows NFL players return to the field quickly and with no dip in their stats, but this may come at a cost.

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$75 million NCAA settlement to fund concussion screening for 4 million…

08-15-2019

$75 million NCAA settlement to fund concussion screening for 4 million former athletes  Lansing State JournalLANSING – Concussion testing could soon be available for former Michigan NCAA athletes as a part of a $75 million court settlement. The NCAA will give $70 ...

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Head trauma research: Colorado projects (funded by the Pac-12) aim to…

08-14-2019

Head trauma research: Colorado projects (funded by the Pac-12) aim to reduce, and understand, concussions  East Bay TimesU.S. Route 36 extends for more than 200 miles through the midsection of Colorado. In the center of the state, it's better known as the Denver-Boulder Turnpike, ...

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Veterans Serving Veterans: VA Researchers Who Served - VAntage Point Blog

08-13-2019

Veterans Serving Veterans: VA Researchers Who Served  VAntage Point BlogJosh Marino, an Army Veteran, is an education and outreach coordinator and a Veteran peer mentor at the Human Engineering Research Laboratories.

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Neuroscientists are calling for a ban on junior contact sports. But…

08-13-2019

Neuroscientists are calling for a ban on junior contact sports. But could regional towns ever give up weekend footy?  ABC NewsDr Bennett Omalu discovered Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, a degenerative brain disease associated with repeated head trauma, in 2002. Now, he's ...

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Study: Football players can still have brain damage even without concussion…

08-12-2019

Study: Football players can still have brain damage even without concussion  WPXI PittsburghA new study says football players can still have brain damage from getting hit, even without getting a concussion.

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A common neural signature of brain injury in concussion and subconcussion…

08-07-2019

A common neural signature of brain injury in concussion and subconcussion  Science AdvancesThe midbrain is biomechanically susceptible to force loading from repetitive subconcussive head impacts (RSHI), is a site of tauopathy in chronic traumatic ...

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Football, CTE, and Dementia: 5 New Answers | The Brink -…

08-05-2019

Football, CTE, and Dementia: 5 New Answers | The Brink  BU TodayBoston University is a leading private research institution with two primary campuses in the heart of Boston and programs around the world.

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Former ESPN analyst Merril Hoge is now suing...over Roundup - Awful…

08-01-2019

Former ESPN analyst Merril Hoge is now suing...over Roundup  Awful AnnouncingMerril Hoge has blasted research and lawsuits linking football to CTE. Now, he's suing Monsanto over Roundup, citing research linking it to cancer.

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Giants' Steve Tisch was in on ground floor of brain injury…

07-29-2019

Giants' Steve Tisch was in on ground floor of brain injury research  Giants WireNew York Giants co-owner Steve Tisch spends millions on brain injury research, and has been doing it quietly for years.

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Concussion Study, Co-Led By Indiana University, Goes Global - WFYI

07-26-2019

Concussion Study, Co-Led By Indiana University, Goes Global  WFYIThe CARE study has collected data from nearly 40000 student athletes and military *service* members from 30 different organizations.

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Athletes With ADHD May Need More Time to Recover From Concussion:…

07-26-2019

Athletes With ADHD May Need More Time to Recover From Concussion: Study  HealthDayCollege athletes with attention- deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may be slower to recover from a concussion and may have more severe symptoms.

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Ex-NFL Player Helps Researchers Probe Long-Term Effects of Head Injuries -…

07-24-2019

Ex-NFL Player Helps Researchers Probe Long-Term Effects of Head Injuries  U.S. News & World ReportUS News is a recognized leader in college, grad school, hospital, mutual fund, and car rankings. Track elected officials, research health conditions, and find ...

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Rutgers Joins Big Ten Study to Reduce Concussions - Rutgers Today

07-18-2019

Rutgers Joins Big Ten Study to Reduce Concussions  Rutgers TodayData on every consenting Rutgers athlete who experiences a concussion is helping to inform a large-scale, nationwide study aimed at making sports safer for ...

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Study finds no correlation between brain function and head impacts after…

07-11-2019

Study finds no correlation between brain function and head impacts after 2 seasons of tackle football  Science DailyTo date, most studies that have attempted to understand connections between neurocognitive function and sub-concussive head impacts have been ...

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Blood Biomarkers May Predict Concussion Recovery - Medscape

07-11-2019

Blood Biomarkers May Predict Concussion Recovery  MedscapeAcute elevation of two serum inflammatory markers may predict symptom recovery time after sport-related concussion.

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Female Soccer Players Suffer Concussions More Often Than Men, And Researchers…

07-11-2019

Female Soccer Players Suffer Concussions More Often Than Men, And Researchers Are Paying Attention  Wisconsin Public Radio NewsA head-to-head collision between U.S. soccer player Kelley O'Hara and her Dutch opponent Lieke Martens during Sunday's World Cup had jaws dropping.

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A Concussion Can Cost You Your Job - Technology Networks

07-10-2019

A Concussion Can Cost You Your Job  Technology NetworksA hard tackle in football, a crash on your bike or a fall from a ladder in your home can easily cause a concussion, which eventually can cost your job – especially ...

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A concussion can cost your job, especially if you are young…

07-09-2019

A concussion can cost your job, especially if you are young and well educated  Medical XpressA hard tackle on the football-field, a crash on your bike or a fall from a ladder in your home can easily cause a concussion, which eventually can cost your...

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Geelong star Patrick Dangerfield happy to give brain to concussion research…

07-08-2019

Geelong star Patrick Dangerfield happy to give brain to concussion research  The GuardianGeelong star and AFLPA president Patrick Dangerfield said he would donate his brain for concussion research.

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Blood Biomarkers Predict Concussion Recovery | Medpage Today - MedPage Today

07-03-2019

Blood Biomarkers Predict Concussion Recovery | Medpage Today  MedPage TodayBlood-based inflammation markers predicted recovery time in high school and college football players who had concussions, a small prospective study showed.

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