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Husband of ex-N.J. Gov. Christine Todd Whitman dies aged 71

last monthNews : NY Daily News

New Jersey’s first-ever first gentleman died Thursday, after suffering a catastrophic brain injury in mid-June.

The Halifax Consciousness Scanner Wants to Change How We Care For the Brain

A new brain-scanning technology from Nova Scotia startup Mindful Scientific could change the way concussions are handled in professional sports—and revolutionize care for people with catastrophic brain injuries in the process. Called...Show More Summary

Safer Cars Means Fewer Brain Deaths Means Fewer Organ Donors Means Organ Harvesting

I blame my pal Ralph Nader and the law of unintended consequences: Improved safety–such as seat belt and helmet laws–resulted in far fewer catastrophic brain injuries. Great news! But that has meant fewer people experience “brain death.” And that has led to a consequential reduction in organ donors. Show More Summary

Alzheimer's and Dementia News 133

Misbehaving Protein, Chores, ‘CatastrophicBrain Injuries, Brain Networks, Change Alzheimer's Reading Room Can Household Chores Help Prevent Alzheimer’s -- Time? The study, which was published this week in the journal Neurology, included 716 dementia-free men and women in their 70s and 80s. Show More Summary

Catastrophic Brain Injuries at All-Time High in High School Football

3 years agoNews : NewsFeed

Last year, 13 high school football players—the most ever recorded in one year—were left permanently disabled as a result of a football-related brain injury. According to a new report from the University of North Carolina’s National Center for Catastrophic Sports Injury Research, double digit totals for catastrophic brain injuries among high school football players is [...]

CatastrophicBrain Injuries Rise Among High School Football Players

A growing number of football players, especially in high school, are suffering from catastrophic brain injuries, according to a report out earlier this week.

Rise In Football-Related Catastrophic Brain Injuries

Catastrophic brain injuries associated with full-contact football appear to be rising, especially among high school students, according to a new report. The increase is alarming and indicates more coaches and athletic trainers should...Show More Summary

Football-related catastrophic brain injuries on the rise

Catastrophic brain injuries associated with full-contact football appear to be rising, especially among high school students, according to a new report.

Football-related catastrophic brain injuries on the rise

Catastrophic brain injuries associated with full-contact football appear to be rising, especially among high school students, according to a new report. The increase is alarming and indicates more coaches and athletic trainers should...Show More Summary

Minor Injury In A Patient On Dabigatran Results In Irreversible Catastrophic Brain Hemorrhage

Clinicians from the University of Utah report the death of a patient who received a mild brain injury from a ground-level fall while taking the new anticoagulant dabigatran etexilate for non-valve related atrial fibrillation. The authors...Show More Summary

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