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How Concussions And Head Trauma Can Affect Sleep — And What...

When a traumatic brain injury (TBI) occurs, you might assume the worst disruptions to your life happen when you’re awake. However, TBIs often cause...

Don’t downplay concussions, say experts

If you’re a sports fan, you’ve heard it before. A player takes a big hit and it’s downplayed as “having their bell rung” or...

Stanford study shows how head and neck positioning affects concussion risk

The way our head and neck are positioned during a head-on impact may significantly affect the risk of concussion – but tensed up neck...

Marines Who Fired Rocket Launchers Now Worry About Their Brains

Chris Ferrari was just 18 the first time he balanced a rocket launcher on his right shoulder and aimed it at a practice target. "Your...

Concussion concerns: Head injuries may be common among athletes

Believe it or not, the high school football season is just around the corner. First practice for all Michigan High School Athletic Association teams officially...

Polar explorer Natalia Rybczynski still adjusting to new normal after 2011...

Natalia Rybczynski has stood on top of the world and the bottom of it, in the high Canadian Arctic and Antarctica. Today she picks up...

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy: What concussions need. By Dr. Louis Hilliard, DC

In 2015 , one of the top high school football recruits in the United States took a hit that left him with a minor concussion....

Concussion: An officer’s story

It was a typical day on the job for Kaleigh Friday, a Hamilton police officer. That is, until she was rear-ended in her police cruiser....

Concussions – The Unknown Injury that Impacts Canadians Every Year

Concussions have long been a surprisingly misunderstood injury when one considers the number of Canadians who suffer from them every year. In injuries occurring in youth...

The NCAA Is Running Out Of Excuses On Brain Injuries

When it was time to change her husband Greg’s diaper, Deb Ploetz followed a routine. First, she would lead him to the bathroom of...
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