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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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Tampa Bay faces off against Baltimore in division matchup - Washington…

08-23-2019

Tampa Bay faces off against Baltimore in division matchup  Washington PostThe Baltimore Orioles will host division foe Tampa Bay.

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Union employing helmet technology to stay ahead of the game -…

08-23-2019

Union employing helmet technology to stay ahead of the game  Tulsa WorldThis fall will mark Union football's third full season using Riddell's InSite technology to track impacts to its players on the field. The school first began using the ...

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WIAA renews concussion insurance for all student athletes - WSAW

08-22-2019

WIAA renews concussion insurance for all student athletes  WSAWThe WIAA has renewed HeadStrong Insurance for its third year. This type of insurance helps families with concussion related medical costs.

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Ashes 2019 | Australia vs England third Test day one LIVE:…

08-22-2019

Ashes 2019 | Australia vs England third Test day one LIVE: cricket match score, updates, TV start time, dates, squad, results, fixtures from Headingley, Leeds  The Sydney Morning HeraldJofra Archer tore through Australia's middle order to leave England on top after day one of the...

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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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Paine urges cricketers to use neck guards - 7NEWS

08-21-2019

Paine urges cricketers to use neck guards  7NEWSA long-time believer in neck guards, Tim Paine believes every cricketer should be using the clip-on helmet attachment. Steve Smith and David Warner headline ...

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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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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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Football is back. So are concussions. In Florida, high-tech helmets are…

08-20-2019

Football is back. So are concussions. In Florida, high-tech helmets are scarce | Commentary  Orlando SentinelHigh schools in Flagler and Seminole counties are using high-tech concussion-sensing helmets. But most Florida football programs aren't.

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Xtreme Performance Lab Announces New Technology for Assessment and Rehabilitation of…

08-20-2019

Xtreme Performance Lab Announces New Technology for Assessment and Rehabilitation of Brain Trauma in Athletes  Yahoo FinanceNext-generation technology targets diminished function and network activity caused by concussions and other brain trauma while reducing the potential for ...

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Steve Smith’s Test concussion reignites debate about safety - The Guardian

08-18-2019

Steve Smith’s Test concussion reignites debate about safety  The GuardianBrain injury charity Headway says batsman should not have returned to pitch after being hit.

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Doctors simplifying concussion treatment ahead of football season - WECT

08-18-2019

Doctors simplifying concussion treatment ahead of football season  WECTFor decades concussions have been linked to the sport of football and next week as thousands of high school students athletes take to the field, doctors and ...

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Georgia Schools to Use Telemedicine for Concussion Testing, Treatment - Xtelligent…

08-14-2019

Georgia Schools to Use Telemedicine for Concussion Testing, Treatment  Xtelligent Healthcare MediaAugust 14, 2019 - Roughly 6,000 high school students in Georgia will have access to a telehealth platform for concussion testing and treatment this fall, part of a ...

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You don't need to be concussed to be in trouble -…

08-12-2019

You don't need to be concussed to be in trouble  CosmosA study of American football players has found that even seemingly minor hits to the head – ones that don't cause concussion – can bring long-term problems.

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49ers star Richard Sherman is betting on software and against concussions…

08-11-2019

49ers star Richard Sherman is betting on software and against concussions as he dives into start-ups  CNBCSince coming back to the Bay Area as a member of the San Francisco 49ers, Richard Sherman has become an active start-up investor.

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Global Concussion Market 2019 – Evolving Technology, Qualitative Analysis and Future…

08-09-2019

Global Concussion Market 2019 – Evolving Technology, Qualitative Analysis and Future Growth Potentials  The Industry JournalInclusive study of Global Concussion Market, emphasizing growth momentum, upcoming opportunities, challenges, and obstacles. The Global Concussion ...

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brightlamp's Innovative mobile SaaS product captures objective concussion, TBI diagnostic data…

08-08-2019

brightlamp's Innovative mobile SaaS product captures objective concussion, TBI diagnostic data in 5 seconds  PRNewswireINDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Capturing objective data in about five seconds that can aid concussion diagnoses through an iPhone, the Reflex ...

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Reduce Brain Slosh, Increase Safety: New 'Collar' Makes Bold Claims -…

08-08-2019

Reduce Brain Slosh, Increase Safety: New 'Collar' Makes Bold Claims  GearJunkieAlready making its way into popular high school contact sports, the Q Collar purports to make the brain safer within the wearer's skull. And it has obvious ...

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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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Collaboration key to successful concussion treatment - Standard-Times

08-06-2019

Collaboration key to successful concussion treatment  Standard-TimesIt is estimated that 2 in 10 high school athletes will suffer a concussion this year.

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Paul Gallen says NRL teams are rorting the HIA concussion rule…

08-05-2019

Paul Gallen says NRL teams are rorting the HIA concussion rule  Sporting News AUCronulla Sharks captain Paul Gallen says NRL teams are rorting the game's HIA concussion protocols. Speaking on 100% Footy on Channel 9 on Monday night ...

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How Impact to Head Can Damage Brain – And Lead to…

08-04-2019

How Impact to Head Can Damage Brain – And Lead to Concussion  PsychCentral.comGrowing awareness of the severe and enduring impacts of strong hits to the head, such as concussions, traumatic brain injury (TBI) and neurological disorders,

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Video review technology failed in Moylan concussion assessment - Sydney Morning…

08-04-2019

Video review technology failed in Moylan concussion assessment  Sydney Morning HeraldMatt Moylan was allowed to play on after appearing to be concussed by a Sam Burgess high shot due to a malfunction in the NRL's Sideline Injury Surveillance ...

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How side hit to the head could damage brain, lead to…

08-01-2019

How side hit to the head could damage brain, lead to concussion: While probing the origins of concussion, researchers identify which regions of the brain are more vulnerable to damage  Science DailyPlay contact sports for any length of time and at one point or another...

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Class action would target makers of helmets lacking MIPS or WaveCel…

07-31-2019

Class action would target makers of helmets lacking MIPS or WaveCel  Bicycle RetailerKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (BRAIN) — A Knoxville lawfirm is investigating a potential class-action lawsuit against companies that sell bike helmets lacking new ...

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Shown How Side Hit To Head Could Damage Brain, Lead To…

07-31-2019

Shown How Side Hit To Head Could Damage Brain, Lead To Concussion  Eurasia ReviewPlay contact sports for any length of time and at one point or another you're probably going to have your 'bell rung' by a powerful blow to the head from a hard...

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State of the sport: Football is still king in Toledo area…

07-27-2019

State of the sport: Football is still king in Toledo area  Toledo BladeFootball's reign as king of all sports in this country remains as strong as ever, and it also continues to rule in northwest Ohio. Bruce Gradkowski, the ...

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7 Days in Science – July 26, 2019 - Technology Networks

07-26-2019

7 Days in Science – July 26, 2019  Technology NetworksElectron Relationships in Protein “Outside the Common Sense of Organic Chemistry”. The chemical interactions that give proteins their shape may be weaker ...

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Rethinking Concussion Treatment - Psychology Today

07-17-2019

Rethinking Concussion Treatment  Psychology TodayA team doctor who's a former college football player says it's time to treat concussions differently.

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Real-time concussion detector seeking FDA approval before being used in wrestling…

07-12-2019

Real-time concussion detector seeking FDA approval before being used in wrestling headgear  Bloody ElbowAccording to Chicago Business,Illinois-based NoMo Diagnosis are developing a real-time concussion detector. The company is trying to gain FDA approval for ...

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Targeting new treatments for concussions by transforming brain pathology - EurekAlert

07-11-2019

Targeting new treatments for concussions by transforming brain pathology  EurekAlertBadri Roysam, chair of the University of Houston Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, is leading a $3.19 million project to create new technology ...

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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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Blood Biomarkers May Predict Concussion Recovery Time - Technology Networks

07-04-2019

Blood Biomarkers May Predict Concussion Recovery Time  Technology NetworksA study of high school and college football players suggests that biomarkers in the blood may have potential use in identifying which players are more likely to ...

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After concussion, biomarkers in the blood may help predict recovery time…

07-03-2019

After concussion, biomarkers in the blood may help predict recovery time  Science DailyA study of high school and college football players suggests that biomarkers in the blood may have potential use in identifying which players are more likely to ...

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Concussion rates are nearly double what we thought -- and summer…

07-02-2019

Concussion rates are nearly double what we thought -- and summer is prime injury time  Science DailyA new study has uncovered concussion rates that are nearly double what has previously been recorded, showcasing the need for increased education about ...

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7 Rotational Impact and Concussion Prevention Technologies for MTB Helmets [Round…

07-01-2019

7 Rotational Impact and Concussion Prevention Technologies for MTB Helmets [Round Up]  Singletracks.comEnhanced helmet protection has grown dramatically and many brands are taking their own unique approach to reducing rotational impact.

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NoMo Diagnostics in Chicago is developing a real-time concussion detector -…

06-28-2019

NoMo Diagnostics in Chicago is developing a real-time concussion detector  Crain's Chicago BusinessNoMo Diagnostics is developing what it hopes will be the first FDA-approved, real-time concussion detector to facilitate early recognition and treatment.

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Melbourne footy club pilots new technology aimed at assessing brain damage…

06-21-2019

Melbourne footy club pilots new technology aimed at assessing brain damage from concussion  Herald SunA suburban footy club has become the first in Australia to turn to cutting edge technology in a bid to tackle concussion.

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New magnetic stimulation therapy to treat post-concussion symptoms - Medical News…

06-08-2019

New magnetic stimulation therapy to treat post-concussion symptoms  Medical News BulletinResearchers developed a non-invasive therapy that generates diffused and low‐intensity magnetic stimulation to treat post-concussion symptoms.

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BRAINBox gets breakthrough status for concussion diagnosis test - Medical Device…

06-07-2019

BRAINBox gets breakthrough status for concussion diagnosis test  Medical Device NetworkBRAINBox has received breakthrough device designation from the US FDA for a test intended to help in diagnosis and prognosis of mild TBI or concussion.

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BRAINBox Solutions™ Receives Breakthrough Device Designation from FDA for First-of-Kind Device…

06-05-2019

BRAINBox Solutions™ Receives Breakthrough Device Designation from FDA for First-of-Kind Device to Aid in Concussion Diagnosis and Prognosis  PRNewswireRICHMOND, Va., June 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- BRAINBox Solutions today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted ...

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Concussion symptoms reversed by magnetic therapy - Science Daily

05-30-2019

Concussion symptoms reversed by magnetic therapy  Science DailyConcussion symptoms -- such as loss of balance and ability to walk straight -- can be reversed by a new type of magnetic stimulation.

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Premier Lacrosse League Adopts Eye-Sync as Part of Concussion Management Protocol…

05-29-2019

Premier Lacrosse League Adopts Eye-Sync as Part of Concussion Management Protocol  Medical Device and Diagnostics IndustryAmerica's first professional field lacrosse league has become the first professional sports league to adopt SyncThink's Eye-Sync technology league-wide as part ...

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International football's concussion protocols 'are the worst in the world' -…

05-21-2019

International football's concussion protocols 'are the worst in the world'  CNNIn 2002, at just 59, former British footballer Jeff Astle choked to death.

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Putting Concussion Under the Genetic Microscope - Technology Networks

05-21-2019

Putting Concussion Under the Genetic Microscope  Technology NetworksThe world's first study on whether genetic variations are involved in the post-traumatic headache experienced by some people following concussion is underway ...

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Some Concussion Patients Suffer from Persistent Fatigue, Poor Brain Function -…

05-19-2019

Some Concussion Patients Suffer from Persistent Fatigue, Poor Brain Function  PsychCentral.comA recent Australian study sheds new light on the debilitating effects of persistent post-concussion symptoms (PCS) felt by approximately 10 percent of.

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Smart helmet used by NC football players alerts sideline to impacts…

05-17-2019

Smart helmet used by NC football players alerts sideline to impacts that may result in concussion  WTVD-TVCHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Safety is becoming a top priority for football players and coaches. Nowhere is that more clear than at a Charlotte-area high school where ...

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Study paves way for better treatment of lingering concussion symptoms -…

05-16-2019

Study paves way for better treatment of lingering concussion symptoms  Science DailyThe results of the studyshow that significant levels of fatigue and poorer brain function can persist for months, or even years, following concussion.

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Abbott, Military To Test mHealth Platform for Concussion Diagnosis - mHealthIntelligence.com

05-15-2019

Abbott, Military To Test mHealth Platform for Concussion Diagnosis  mHealthIntelligence.comMay 15, 2019 - Defense Department researchers are joining forces with Abbott to test an mHealth platform designed to diagnose a concussion within minutes ...

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What makes athletes report or hide concussion symptoms? - Science Daily

05-08-2019

What makes athletes report or hide concussion symptoms?  Science DailyWhether or not an NCAA Division I athlete is likely to report concussion symptoms depends on factors including their vested interests, their understanding of ...

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Cycling Helmet Technology | Prevent Concussions - ConsumerReports.org

05-06-2019

Cycling Helmet Technology | Prevent Concussions  ConsumerReports.orgCycling helmets help prevent concussions, and new helmet technology may make some even better at protecting you. Consumer Reports says all helmets can ...

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Indy startup puts spotlight on concussion detection technology - Indianapolis Business…

04-18-2019

Indy startup puts spotlight on concussion detection technology  Indianapolis Business JournalEditor's note: IBJ is now using a new comment system. Your Disqus account will no longer work on the IBJ site. Instead, you can leave a comment on stories by ...

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Don't Use Unapproved Devices to Diagnose Concussions, Warns FDA - Technology…

04-12-2019

Don't Use Unapproved Devices to Diagnose Concussions, Warns FDA  Technology NetworksThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning the public not to use medical devices marketed to consumers that claim to help assess, diagnose or manage ...

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Think you have a concussion? The FDA says there's not an…

04-11-2019

Think you have a concussion? The FDA says there's not an app for that.  Popular ScienceConcussions aren't like broken bones: There's no foolproof way, like an x-ray, to diagnose the common brain injuries. That's a challenge for coaches and athletic ...

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Confronting concussions: Buffs lead the way on student-athlete health - CU…

04-05-2019

Confronting concussions: Buffs lead the way on student-athlete health  CU Boulder TodayConcussions in sports such as football, soccer and water polo are a critical issue facing student-athletes nationwide, and CU Boulder is innovating the next ...

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Researchers outline possible role of a deep brain structure in concussion…

04-03-2019

Researchers outline possible role of a deep brain structure in concussion  Stanford Medical Center ReportConcussion researchers have long suggested that damage to the corpus callosum, a thick bundle of nerves that connects the brain's two halves, could result in ...

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