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Sunday Telegraph: New cameras to bust mobile-using motorists - Daily Telegraph

12-15-2018

Sunday Telegraph: New cameras to bust mobile-using motorists  Daily TelegraphAs a valued reader of The Sunday Telegraph, here is an exclusive look at tomorrows front page and sport cover tonight.

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Area excelling on football field with safer game despite drop in…

12-14-2018

Area excelling on football field with safer game despite drop in numbers  New Jersey HeraldThe scene at Newton High School on Nov. 16 had the feel of something special taking place.

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North America SABRE Awards Ceremony, In2 SABRES, Innovation SABRES, shortlist -…

12-13-2018

North America SABRE Awards Ceremony, In2 SABRES, Innovation SABRES, shortlist  The Holmes ReportThe 2019 Innovation SABRE Award - North America covered an impressive array of work — artificial intelligence, defying brand expectations, strategic ...

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MLB Hosts First Baseball Operations Technology Expo at Winter Meetings -…

12-13-2018

MLB Hosts First Baseball Operations Technology Expo at Winter Meetings  SportTechieMLB hosted the first Baseball Operations Technology Expo at this year's winter meetings to facilitate meetings between startups and teams.

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Simple 'speed read' app can identify concussion in football - Medical…

12-13-2018

Simple 'speed read' app can identify concussion in football  Medical XpressA simple, fast and effective test to identify concussion in Australian Rules footballers has been investigated in a collaboration between Australian and ...

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Doctors who first tested diplomats after Cuba 'health attacks' doubt concussion…

12-12-2018

Doctors who first tested diplomats after Cuba 'health attacks' doubt concussion theory  Press of Atlantic CityMIAMI — The Miami doctors who first treated U.S. diplomats in Havana affected by a mysterious ailment after exposure to an unknown energy source found a ...

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From Subaru Ascent to Apple Watch Series 4: The biggest product…

12-12-2018

From Subaru Ascent to Apple Watch Series 4: The biggest product launches of 2018  USA TODAYOur world has been shaped in large part by just a handful of revolutionary consumer products and the companies behind them. Such milestones include the first ...

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Brain-imaging therapy shows promise in treating PTSD symptoms in military personnel…

12-11-2018

Brain-imaging therapy shows promise in treating PTSD symptoms in military personnel  Winston-Salem JournalAn acoustic brain-resetting therapy being developed by Wake Forest School of Medicine researchers is showing promising signs of significantly reducing ...

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Sensors can help monitor concussions, hits to head in real-time -…

12-11-2018

Sensors can help monitor concussions, hits to head in real-time  USA TODAY High School SportsSmall sensors that can be placed into mouth guards and headbands are giving trainers the ability to monitor hits to the head in real time.

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New technology from Senaptec improves eye-brain connectivity - Healio

12-11-2018

New technology from Senaptec improves eye-brain connectivity  HealioSenaptec, an Oregon-based start-up, is bringing new visual training technology to the public to help both athletes and patients improve eye-brain connectivity.

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Ron Klain Joins BrainScope Board of Directors - Associated Press

12-11-2018

Ron Klain Joins BrainScope Board of Directors  Associated PressBETHESDA, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 11, 2018--BrainScope ®, a medical neuro-technology company focused on concussion and mild traumatic brain ...

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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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LVEF's Generosity Enriches Livermore Schools | Livermore - Patch.com

12-10-2018

LVEF's Generosity Enriches Livermore Schools | Livermore  Patch.comLVEF's Generosity Enriches Livermore Schools - Livermore, CA - LVEF partners with the community and school sites to provide resources that encourage ...

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Neuro Kinetics' I-PAS tech could help concussion diagnoses - Pittsburgh Business…

12-07-2018

Neuro Kinetics' I-PAS tech could help concussion diagnoses  Pittsburgh Business TimesNeuro Kinetics and Allegheny Health Network publicized a study this week on the effectiveness of Neuro Kinetics' I-PAS technology in concussion diagnoses.

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New Concussion Diagnosis Tech Tested In Pittsburgh - NewsRadio 1020 KDKA

12-06-2018

New Concussion Diagnosis Tech Tested In Pittsburgh  NewsRadio 1020 KDKAPITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) — New technology uses the eyes to determine when a patient has a concussion and when to return to normal activity.

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Lester Piggott still in hospital as doctors conduct tests | Horse…

12-06-2018

Lester Piggott still in hospital as doctors conduct tests | Horse Racing News  Racing PostLester Piggott, who was admitted to hospital in London over the weekend, remains there while doctors monitor his condition. His daughter Maureen Haggas said ...

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Study Investigates Potential of Video-oculography to Help Diagnose and Manage Concussion…

12-04-2018

Study Investigates Potential of Video-oculography to Help Diagnose and Manage Concussion  Physical Therapy ProductsPublished on December 4, 2018. http://www.dreamstime.com/royalty-free-stock-. The use of video-oculography may provide clinicians with improved capabilities ...

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Neuro Kinetics, Allegheny Health Network Explore Effectiveness of a New Technology…

12-04-2018

Neuro Kinetics, Allegheny Health Network Explore Effectiveness of a New Technology for Sports-Related Concussion Diagnosis  PR WebPittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) December 04, 2018 -- The use of a novel technology called video-oculography may provide clinicians with improved capabilities for.

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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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National concussion study to examine gender effects -- NCAA-DOD grant -…

11-30-2018

National concussion study to examine gender effects -- NCAA-DOD grant  EurekAlertThe Virginia Tech team has been awarded over $1 million for research that will expand their ongoing concussion work into new sports not previously studied ...

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BLOG: The importance of baseline concussion screenings - Healio

11-30-2018

BLOG: The importance of baseline concussion screenings  HealioOptometry Blogs | The Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association International | by Tanya Polec, OD, FCOVD Visual symptoms from a concussion can vary ...

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Arkansas implements Stanford concussion education initiative statewide - The Stanford Daily

11-30-2018

Arkansas implements Stanford concussion education initiative statewide  The Stanford Daily1, Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson announced in a press release that Arkansas would be the first state in the nation to implement a Stanford-backed ...

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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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US Army soldiers will soon wear Microsoft's HoloLens AR goggles in…

11-29-2018

US Army soldiers will soon wear Microsoft's HoloLens AR goggles in combat  MIT Technology ReviewMicrosoft has won a $480 million deal to supply more than 100000 augmented-reality HoloLens headsets to the US Army, Bloomberg reports.

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Neuromuscular Technology Announces Breakthrough Concussion Device Tests Balance and Cognition in…

11-28-2018

Neuromuscular Technology Announces Breakthrough Concussion Device Tests Balance and Cognition in Minutes  BioSpaceBAY SHORE, N.Y., /PRNewswire/ -- At all stages of life your brain needs protection. Cognitive Balance Score (CBS) is a suite of breakthrough technologies, ...

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Sterlington High School using new technology to keep football players safe…

11-28-2018

Sterlington High School using new technology to keep football players safe  Knoe.comAs the Panthers prepare for the state semi-finals, the team is leaning on new technology to make sure the players' road to the dome is a safe journey.

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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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Another Canadian diplomat in Cuba affected by mysterious brain injury -…

11-28-2018

Another Canadian diplomat in Cuba affected by mysterious brain injury  CBC NewsAnother Canadian diplomat has reported a traumatic brain injury while stationed in Cuba, bringing to 13 the total number of cases among diplomats and their ...

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JSerra using new brain scan technology to improve safety for all…

11-27-2018

JSerra using new brain scan technology to improve safety for all of its athletes  OCRegisterSAN JUAN CAPISTRANO – Donning headphones and high-tech headsets that were tethered by a wire to a laptop, JSerra High athletes spent part of a day last ...

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Memphis Express to be outfitted with latest in football technology -…

11-27-2018

Memphis Express to be outfitted with latest in football technology  Memphis Business JournalWith concussion protocol at the center of sports talks in America, a new pro football league plans to equip players with the newest safety technology.

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XCO receives $800000 WINN funding - Electronic Products & Technology

11-26-2018

XCO receives $800000 WINN funding  Electronic Products & TechnologyXCO Tech Inc., Penticton BC, has received the financial backing of the Federal Government for its development of breakthrough products for sport performance ...

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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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Exams don't end as Canberra Capitals undergo concussion tests - The…

11-20-2018

Exams don't end as Canberra Capitals undergo concussion tests  The Sydney Morning HeraldPlayers will return for more tests should they show symptoms of a concussion throughout the season.

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New Study to Investigate Utility of EYE-SYNC in Kids and Adolescents…

11-19-2018

New Study to Investigate Utility of EYE-SYNC in Kids and Adolescents  Physical Therapy ProductsPublished on November 19, 2018. EyeSync. Washington, DC-based Children's National Medical Center is launching a year-long study examining ocular motor ...

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How Head Injuries Lead to Brain Diseases - Technology Networks

11-19-2018

How Head Injuries Lead to Brain Diseases  Technology NetworksNews Nov 19, 2018 | Original Press Release from UCLA. How Head Injuries Lead to Brain Diseases. Traumatic brain injury causes changes in how cells ...

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University opens new research center to study effects of concussions -…

11-15-2018

University opens new research center to study effects of concussions  The Michigan DailyThe University of Michigan Biosciences Initiative recently set aside $5.6 million to fund the creation of the Michigan Concussion Center. The center, which will be ...

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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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BrainScope Honors Veterans Day and Supports US Army Deployment of Traumatic…

11-13-2018

BrainScope Honors Veterans Day and Supports US Army Deployment of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Concussion Assessment Devices  Associated PressBETHESDA, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 13, 2018--BrainScope ®, a medical neuro-technology company focused on concussion and mild traumatic brain ...

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Dr. Rosa Bell tests concussion-detection technology with Alabama State University football:…

11-12-2018

Dr. Rosa Bell tests concussion-detection technology with Alabama State University football: 5 notes  Becker's Orthopedic & SpineRosa Bell, MD, of the Neurological Care Center of Montgomery (Ala.), is using technology to detect Montgomery-based Alabama State University football ...

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Montgomery neurologist develops groundbreaking concussion technology - WSFA

11-11-2018

Montgomery neurologist develops groundbreaking concussion technology  WSFAA 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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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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Girls' Soccer Teams Take Precautions For Safer Games - uscannenbergmedia.com

11-06-2018

Girls' Soccer Teams Take Precautions For Safer Games  uscannenbergmedia.comWith the 2018-2019 high school soccer season just getting started, high schools continue to take proper medical precautions to ensure girls' safety on the field.

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Post-concussion return to work aid - Canadian Occupational Safety

10-31-2018

Post-concussion return to work aid  Canadian Occupational SafetyIris Technologies, a Canadian assistive technology start-up, is offering concussion patients a faster road back to work and the classroom. With the launch of th.

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Seattle's X2 Biosystems sells its concussion-monitoring technology - Puget Sound Business…

10-26-2018

Seattle's X2 Biosystems sells its concussion-monitoring technology  Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle)The transaction brings together two growing head-monitoring technologies.

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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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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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Helmet Technology Alerts Coaches to Potentially Dangerous Tackles on the Field…

10-02-2018

Helmet Technology Alerts Coaches to Potentially Dangerous Tackles on the Field  KTXL FOX 40 SacramentoRANCHO CORDOVA -- Under the Friday night lights, some watch the players' hands, others track their feet, but in Rancho Cordova coaches and trainers track ...

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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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Concussion technology for Sahuarita School District athletes - KVOA Tucson News

09-27-2018

Concussion technology for Sahuarita School District athletes  KVOA Tucson NewsSAHUARITA, Ariz. – Sahuarita School District is the first in the nation to have portable EEGs for student-athletes. They are now part of the district's concussion ...

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Concussion symptoms in young children last three times longer than older…

09-19-2018

Concussion symptoms in young children last three times longer than older teens and adults, study finds  ConsumerAffairsA study confirms that concussion symptoms can last much longer in young children under the age of 13. Researchers say parents should be cautious.

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A Chink in the Brain Armor: the NFL, Concussion and Omega-3s…

09-17-2018

A Chink in the Brain Armor: the NFL, Concussion and Omega-3s - Neuroskeptic  Discover MagazineOn Twitter, I was pointed to the strange story of Brain Armor®, a nutritional supplement which is supposed to promote brain health. While there are many ...

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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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Welsh Rugby Union considers microchipping mouth-guards in effort to reduce incidents…

09-16-2018

Welsh Rugby Union considers microchipping mouth-guards in effort to reduce incidents of concussion  The IndependentThe Welsh Rugby Union is considering a proposal which would see all top-flight players in Wales asked to wear microchipped mouth-guards as part of a huge ...

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Hall Of Fame Quarterback Steve Young Wants To Tackle Brain Injuries…

09-13-2018

Hall Of Fame Quarterback Steve Young Wants To Tackle Brain Injuries  ForbesSteve Young is on a mission to educate NFL players and prevent brain injuries.

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Vicis Gave Football Helmets a Massive Redesign. Next Up: A Version…

09-10-2018

Vicis Gave Football Helmets a Massive Redesign. Next Up: A Version for 6-Year-Olds  Inc.As a neurosurgeon, Vicis co-founder Sam Browd had to deliver too much bad news to kids hurt while playing football. He hopes his company's new youth helmet ...

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How Virtual Reality and Sideline Brain Scans Could Help Diagnose Concussions…

09-10-2018

How Virtual Reality and Sideline Brain Scans Could Help Diagnose Concussions  Smithsonian.comDetermining if an athlete or soldier has a concussion often depends on what they tell you, but new technologies could provide a more objective approach.

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