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River Therapies is First in Greater Pittsburgh Area to Use Innovative…

02-21-2019

River Therapies is First in Greater Pittsburgh Area to Use Innovative I-PAS™ for Concussion and Vestibular  EIN NewsRiver Therapies has added the FDA-cleared I-PAS™ to their practice as part of their River Concussion Group. I-PAS provides a range of OVRT tests and ...

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SyncThink Scores FDA Designation for Eye-Tracking Platform - SportTechie

02-21-2019

SyncThink Scores FDA Designation for Eye-Tracking Platform  SportTechieSyncThink's eye-tracking platform has been granted U.S. Food and Drug Administration designation as a breakthrough device.

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Qrons Retains Investment Banking Firm Network1 Financial Securities Inc. - Press…

02-21-2019

Qrons Retains Investment Banking Firm Network1 Financial Securities Inc. - Press Release  Digital JournalNetwork1 will act as Qrons' Advisor and Banker in connection with the overall management of its recent OTC listing, including the functions of capital raising, ...

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Eyecarrot Corporate Update for 2018 & 2019 - PRNewswire

02-21-2019

Eyecarrot Corporate Update for 2018 & 2019  PRNewswireTORONTO, Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Eyecarrot Innovations Corp (TSX-V: EYC, OTCQB: EYCCF) is pleased to provide an update on 2018 and making ...

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Update on the latest in sports - FOX5 Las Vegas

02-19-2019

Update on the latest in sports  FOX5 Las VegasMLB-PADRES-MACHADO. Padres reported to land Machado. SAN DIEGO (AP) — All-Star infielder Manny Machado (mah-CHAH'-doh) has agreed to a $300 ...

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Jon Langston talks about new music, tour, influences and success (Includes…

02-18-2019

Jon Langston talks about new music, tour, influences and success (Includes interview)  Digital JournalOn February 18, country star Jon Langston chatted with Digital Journal about his plans for the future, which include a new CD and tour.

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Federal interpreters suffer 'acoustic shock,' other concussion-like symptoms - CBC News

02-18-2019

Federal interpreters suffer 'acoustic shock,' other concussion-like symptoms  CBC NewsNearly one-quarter of the interpreters employed by the Canadian government's Translation Bureau have suffered health issues directly related to their jobs, ...

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Technology in football helmets advancing faster to combat concussions - KCENTV.com

02-13-2019

Technology in football helmets advancing faster to combat concussions  KCENTV.comTEMPLE, Texas — In Texas, high school football is a religion. Its eager disciples strap on helmets, which as the 21st century continues trudging along, continue ...

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BioDirection wins FDA breakthrough designation for Tbit concussion detection system -…

02-11-2019

BioDirection wins FDA breakthrough designation for Tbit concussion detection system  Mass DeviceBioDirection said today that it won an FDA breakthrough device designation for its Tbit point-of-care blood test for concussion diagnosis. The Boston-based ...

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Akron Children's in Boardman studying effects of cooling technology on concussions…

02-08-2019

Akron Children's in Boardman studying effects of cooling technology on concussions  WKBN.comBOARDMAN, Ohio (WKBN) - Approximately one in five high school athletes suffers a sports-related concussion. A company from Cleveland is studying the ...

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Did Somebody Say Concussion? CBS wants you to learn more -…

02-07-2019

Did Somebody Say Concussion? CBS wants you to learn more  PRNewswireBAY SHORE, N.Y., Feb. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Concussion! Everyone gets a head knock. Have you ever had a head knock? But was it a concussion?

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BrainScope One EEG-bBased Device by BrainScope, USA - Medical Device Network

02-07-2019

BrainScope One EEG-bBased Device by BrainScope, USA  Medical Device NetworkBrainScope One system is an electroencephalography (EEG)-based medical device developed by BrainScope in partnership with the U.S. Department of ...

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Akron Children's seeks young athletes for concussion clinical trial - Youngstown…

02-05-2019

Akron Children's seeks young athletes for concussion clinical trial  Youngstown VindicatorAKRON. Akron Children's Hospital is seeking youth athletes who have suffered a concussion to become participants in a clinical trial studying whether cooling ...

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New technology looks to make American football safer - CGTN America

02-04-2019

New technology looks to make American football safer  CGTN AmericaInjuries have always been a hot topic for American football--an extremely physical, and many say violent sport. Some believe technology could help make it a ...

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Football needs to get house in order over concussion, and it…

02-04-2019

Football needs to get house in order over concussion, and it is not alone  The GuardianToo many sports do not have the right procedures in place to deal with concussion but work on pitchside diagnosis and technology to improve it is moving ...

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High-tech helmets won’t solve the NFL’s concussion problem - Los Angeles…

02-01-2019

High-tech helmets won’t solve the NFL’s concussion problem  Los Angeles TimesIt's long been clear that football has a brutal concussion problem. And if you've been following the breathless headlines about the new generation of high-tech ...

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Press Announcements > Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD, and…

01-28-2019

Press Announcements > Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD, and Jeff Shuren, MD, Director of the Center for Devices and Radiological Health, on a record year for device innovation  FDA.govReview of 2018 device innovations, with record-setting 106 novel device approvals, and new actions FDA...

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Brightlamp Launches App That Rapidly Monitors Brain for Signs of Concussion…

01-24-2019

Brightlamp Launches App That Rapidly Monitors Brain for Signs of Concussion  ECNmag.comBrightlamp Inc., a Purdue University-affiliated startup, has launched an app that lets a smartphone user quickly record data that can be sent to a medical trainer ...

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NFL: Concussion numbers dropped significantly in 2018 - Duluth News Tribune

01-24-2019

NFL: Concussion numbers dropped significantly in 2018  Duluth News TribuneThe number of diagnosed concussions dropped significantly in the NFL in 2018, the league confirmed on Thursday, Jan. 24. There was a 24 percent decline in ...

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BrainScope Provides Concussion Biomarker to Assess Severity and Predict Recovery -…

01-24-2019

BrainScope Provides Concussion Biomarker to Assess Severity and Predict Recovery  ECNmag.comBrainScope, a medical neuro-technology company focused on concussion and mild traumatic brain injury assessment, announced that researchers have ...

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'Disruptive' Surrey-born technology detecting undiagnosed concussions - Surrey Now-Leader

01-24-2019

'Disruptive' Surrey-born technology detecting undiagnosed concussions  Surrey Now-LeaderStudy shows existing tests 'may not be detecting brain function changes in young ice hockey players diagnosed with concussions'

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Study uses rinkside concussion testing to provide new insight into brain…

01-23-2019

Study uses rinkside concussion testing to provide new insight into brain injuries  North Shore NewsA neuroscientist from North Vancouver is one of the lead authors of a new multi-year study that may have a massive impact on how we view brain injuries in ...

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MLS Star, Advocate Taylor Twellman Joins SyncThink Advisory Board - SportTechie

01-22-2019

MLS Star, Advocate Taylor Twellman Joins SyncThink Advisory Board  SportTechieNeuroscience company SyncThink has added former MLS star and ESPN analyst Taylor Twellman to its advisory board.

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New Study Says Too Much Rest After A Concussion Can Be…

01-21-2019

New Study Says Too Much Rest After A Concussion Can Be Harmful, Especially For Kids  CBS New YorkNEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Some major changes are coming to how concussions are treated. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez also reports that new findings have ...

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Brain vital signs capture undetected impairments in ice hockey players with…

01-17-2019

Brain vital signs capture undetected impairments in ice hockey players with concussions  Medical XpressA team of Canadian and U.S. brain researchers have published results from a multi-year hockey concussion study, which tracked the brain function of young ...

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Athletes should build neck strength to reduce concussion risk, researchers recommend…

01-16-2019

Athletes should build neck strength to reduce concussion risk, researchers recommend  Science DailyResearchers have proposed a way to mitigate risk for football and soccer players and others at risk of concussion: Protect your head with neck-strengthening ...

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New study reveals young, concussed hockey players still impaired after being…

01-16-2019

New study reveals young, concussed hockey players still impaired after being cleared to play  Simon Fraser University NewsYoung ice-hockey players who have had concussions continue to exhibit some brain impairment after being cleared to play, according to a new study by ...

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BrainScope Announces Publication Describing Proprietary Concussion Biomarker to Assess Potential Severity…

01-15-2019

BrainScope Announces Publication Describing Proprietary Concussion Biomarker to Assess Potential Severity and Predict Prolonged Recovery  Business WireBrainScope®, a medical neuro-technology company focused on concussion and mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) assessment, announced today that research.

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Concussion-detection device developed by Minnesota doctor gets FDA OK - Star…

01-08-2019

Concussion-detection device developed by Minnesota doctor gets FDA OK  Star TribuneThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared a new medical device invented by a Twin Cities neurosurgeon to detect signs of concussion by tracking a ...

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Ospreys v Blues derby outing for concussion gum shield technology -…

01-06-2019

Ospreys v Blues derby outing for concussion gum shield technology  BBC SportOspreys and Cardiff Blues players wore cutting edge gum shield technology to learn more about concussion.

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EyeBOX Test Gets FDA OK to Aid in Concussion Diagnosis -…

01-03-2019

EyeBOX Test Gets FDA OK to Aid in Concussion Diagnosis - MPR  Monthly Prescribing ReferenceThe Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted marketing authorization for EyeBOX (Oculogica), a non-invasive, baseline-free test which aids in the ...

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Maryland firm BrainScope wins FDA clearance for concussion-detecting tech - Baltimore…

01-02-2019

Maryland firm BrainScope wins FDA clearance for concussion-detecting tech  Baltimore Business JournalThe clearance follows on a clinical study, in which patients who sustained a head injury were evaluated using BrainScope's concussion-detecting tech.

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Aaron Rodgers exits with concussion as Packers close disappointing season with…

12-31-2018

Aaron Rodgers exits with concussion as Packers close disappointing season with 31-0 loss to Lions  Madison.comWith Green Bay trailing 21-0 at the half, Rodgers never returned after walking to the locker room early in the second quarter, having suffered a concussion.

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MRI technique shows unique signatures of concussion in rugby players -…

12-19-2018

MRI technique shows unique signatures of concussion in rugby players  Science DailyThe research team studied the brains of young female athletes and used a technique that combined multiple brain imaging measures to be able to look at ...

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Arkansas High Schools Get VR Concussion Training from TeachAids - Reality…

12-11-2018

Arkansas High Schools Get VR Concussion Training from TeachAids  Reality TechnologiesIn 2012 alone, kids aged 19 and younger made up an estimated 329,290 cases of traumatic brain injuries. This involved concussion from sports and other ...

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New Smart Helmet Could Spot Concussions in Real Time - Columbia…

12-07-2018

New Smart Helmet Could Spot Concussions in Real Time  Columbia University Irving Medical CenterThis fall, tens of thousands of American football players, from grade-schoolers on up to the pros, will be treated for concussions. Experts suspect that for every ...

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Arkansas Launches Statewide mHealth Program for Concussion Education - mHealthIntelligence.com

12-03-2018

Arkansas Launches Statewide mHealth Program for Concussion Education  mHealthIntelligence.comArkansas high school athletes will soon have access to an mHealth program that uses VR technology to teach them about the causes and effects of a ...

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High School Uses New Technology to Test for Concussions - Spectrum…

11-29-2018

High School Uses New Technology to Test for Concussions  Spectrum News 1A local high school is becoming the first institution to implement a game-changing technology to protect their young athletes from concussions.

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SyncThink Partners With DC Children's Hospital to Study Concussions - SportTechie

11-28-2018

SyncThink Partners With DC Children's Hospital to Study Concussions  SportTechieNeurotechnology company SyncThink has partnered with the Children's National Medical Center in Washington, D.C. to examine ocular motor deficits in youths ...

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DC Children's Hospital Turns to mHealth for Concussion Treatment - mHealthIntelligence.com

11-21-2018

DC Children's Hospital Turns to mHealth for Concussion Treatment  mHealthIntelligence.comNovember 21, 2018 - A Washington, DC-based pediatric hospital will be using an mHealth platform to improve concussion treatment for children and ...

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Breaking New 'Grounds': Technology Developed To Detect On-Field Sports Concussions -…

11-14-2018

Breaking New 'Grounds': Technology Developed To Detect On-Field Sports Concussions  Evolving ScienceGiven the consistent popularity of contact sports such as rugby or American football, concussions should be a persistent concern for its players, coaches, ...

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New concussion recommendations for kids: Light activity, electronics OK during recovery…

11-12-2018

New concussion recommendations for kids: Light activity, electronics OK during recovery, study suggests  Science DailyThe American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has updated its concussion recommendations to support children and teens engaging in light physical activity and ...

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Montgomery neurologist develops groundbreaking concussion technology - WTVM

11-11-2018

Montgomery neurologist develops groundbreaking concussion technology  WTVMA Montgomery neurologist developed a groundbreaking technology to diagnose concussions immediately after they happen.

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Study: Lacrosse Poses Just As Much Risk For Concussions As Football…

11-09-2018

Study: Lacrosse Poses Just As Much Risk For Concussions As Football  CBS New YorkWESTBURY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Many families choose to sign their kids up for lacrosse over football because of their fears of concussions, but researchers ...

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Study: 'Subtle' cognitive decline in lacrosse players - Newsday

11-09-2018

Study: 'Subtle' cognitive decline in lacrosse players  NewsdayMen's lacrosse players at the New York Institute of Technology displayed “subtle” declines in memory and slower cognitive reactions last season because of ...

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Prevent Biometrics Acquires X2 Biosystems Technology To Add To Head Impact-Monitoring…

11-06-2018

Prevent Biometrics Acquires X2 Biosystems Technology To Add To Head Impact-Monitoring Mouthguard  ForbesPrevent Biometrics recently acquired X2 Biosystems and the two will combine their technology assets in order to continue looking to solve the concussion issue ...

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NCAA and Department of Defense expand concussion study with $22.5 million…

10-31-2018

NCAA and Department of Defense expand concussion study with $22.5 million in new funding  IU NewsroomNearly $22.5 million in new funds from the U.S. Department of Defense and NCAA will expand the world's most comprehensive study on concussions and injury ...

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How a Florida clinic helps to 're-wire' the brain after a…

10-30-2018

How a Florida clinic helps to 're-wire' the brain after a concussion  WTSP.comAs we learn more about head injuries and concussions, new treatment options are becoming available. One Florida clinic bases its treatment program on the ...

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Sports-tech team-up: Prevent Biometrics buys tech from Seattle's X2 - Minneapolis…

10-26-2018

Sports-tech team-up: Prevent Biometrics buys tech from Seattle's X2  Minneapolis / St. Paul Business JournalEditor's note: This story comes from our online sister publication, Minne Inno, which focuses on the Twin Cities startup scene. Want more stories about tech and ...

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Head Impact-Monitoring Mouthguard Maker Prevent Biometrics Buys X2 Biosystems Technology -…

10-23-2018

Head Impact-Monitoring Mouthguard Maker Prevent Biometrics Buys X2 Biosystems Technology  Twin Cities Business MagazinePrevent Biometrics, the Edina startup making data-gathering mouthguards for contact sports, has purchased technology assets of X2 Biosystems, a fellow impact ...

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Tackling concussion - Stanford University News

10-19-2018

Tackling concussion  Stanford University NewsDoctors, brain scientists and coaches alike used to think a concussion was no big deal – you get knocked out for a second, then you get it back together and ...

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New consumer concussion app may let parents and trainers rapidly test…

10-05-2018

New consumer concussion app may let parents and trainers rapidly test for brain injury  CBS 4 IndianapolisINDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- It's a hot debate in households these days: Will you let your kids play contact sports? As doctors learn more about concussions, the risk of ...

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SyncThink launches rental scheme for its VR concussion tool - MobiHealthNews

10-03-2018

SyncThink launches rental scheme for its VR concussion tool  MobiHealthNewsThe Boston-based startup is launching a new scheme that lets colleges and professional sports teams rent out its VR and eye-tracking technology.

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Helmet sensor could be game changer on concussion controversy - USA…

10-02-2018

Helmet sensor could be game changer on concussion controversy  USA TODAY High School SportsCordova High School (Sacramento, Calif.) credited a decrease in concussions and increase in football participation to helmet sensors.

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How can we reduce concussions in football? Change kickoffs, experts say…

10-01-2018

How can we reduce concussions in football? Change kickoffs, experts say  Science DailyHow best to reduce concussions and other brain injuries that occur in American football continues to perplex scientists, coaches, and fans at all levels of the ...

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Rattlers using new helmets to make safety statement along with fashion…

09-28-2018

Rattlers using new helmets to make safety statement along with fashion statement  WCTVIn football, the helmet is a statement. One of tradition. One of creativity. One of new beginnings. One of established identity.

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Rethinking concussion education for a new generation of athletes - Stanford…

09-28-2018

Rethinking concussion education for a new generation of athletes  Stanford University NewsBrandon Simmons, a captain for the Stanford Cardinal football team, remembers sustaining his first concussion during a high school game in Arlington, Texas.

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Indiana Life Sciences Entrepreneurs Shine in Silicon Valley - Inside INdiana…

09-27-2018

Indiana Life Sciences Entrepreneurs Shine in Silicon Valley  Inside INdiana BusinessEight Indiana-based early-stage startups took a trip to Silicon Valley to showcase Hoosier ingenuity, entrepreneurship and the state's blossoming tech industry.

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Sports helmets act like a car bumper to protect your brain…

09-18-2018

Sports helmets act like a car bumper to protect your brain from injury  Rochester Democrat and ChronicleA good helmet can reduce the forces even from whiplash that could cause a brain injury.

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Researchers find children experience concussion symptoms three times longer than adults…

09-17-2018

Researchers find children experience concussion symptoms three times longer than adults  Science DailyParents should be aware that significant changes in concussion treatment have emerged in recent years. Primarily, there has been a major shift to promoting ...

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