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Ryan Burnett in the clear after fears he had suffered brain injury during unification bout against Zhanat Zhakiyanov - The Sun



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Ryan Burnett in the clear after fears he had suffered brain injury during unification bout against Zhanat Zhakiyanov 
The Sun
FEARS that Ryan Burnett could have suffered a brain problem after unifying the bantamweight division proved to be a pain in the neck - literally. Burnett was taken to hospital complaining of headaches after he added the WBA 'super' title to his IBF ...

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Conference Topic Focuses On Traumatic Brain Injury, Incarceration ... - Northeast Indiana Public Radio (blog)



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Conference Topic Focuses On Traumatic Brain Injury, Incarceration ... 
Northeast Indiana Public Radio (blog)
An estimated 60 percent of people in the prison system have suffered some type of traumatic brain injury or TBI. A conference Tuesday in Indianapolis for.

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'I'm a miracle': How ex-Husky Darin Harris has learned to live with his traumatic brain injury - Seattle Times



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'I'm a miracle': How ex-Husky Darin Harris has learned to live with his traumatic brain injury 
Seattle Times
Tony Dorsett, the former Dallas Cowboys star and Pro Football Hall of Fame running back, is in Seattle this weekend as the featured guest at the Brain Injury Alliance of Washington's annual fundraising gala. There, Dorsett will be presented with The ...

 


Professors Are Complicit in Football Players' Brain Damage - The Chronicle of Higher Education



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Professors Are Complicit in Football Players' Brain Damage 
The Chronicle of Higher Education
But I was startled by one of his final thoughts: "I'm just glad I didn't get brain damage." His words were both terrifying and tragically overoptimistic. In that moment, the student took solace in the fact he had suffered only a few minor concussions ...

 


Pediatric Hospital Creates Abilities Adventures Program For Brain Injury Patients - HuffPost



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Pediatric Hospital Creates Abilities Adventures Program For Brain Injury Patients 
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The focus of my visit is to meet the staff and learn about their ?Abilities Adventures? trip to Utah, which provides the youth patients in their brain injury rehabilitation program to go on a 10-day adventure of a lifetime. The staff was preparing to ...

 


EXCLUSIVE: James Rolleston on his miraculous survival, his brain injury recovery and adapting to a whole new life - TVNZ



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EXCLUSIVE: James Rolleston on his miraculous survival, his brain injury recovery and adapting to a whole new life 
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EXCLUSIVE: James Rolleston on his miraculous survival, his brain injury recovery and adapting to a whole new life. 9:49am. share. Source: Sunday. Kiwi star James Rolleston was faced with adversity when his family were told to say goodbye after he was ...

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Program lets WNC vets with brain injuries share their stories - WLOS



Program lets WNC vets with brain injuries share their stories 
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Unmasking Brain Injury was held Thursday afternoon at the Charles George VA Medical Center. The event allowed veterans to create masks that will become part of a national exhibit. The goal is to share the stories of each person affected by brain injury.

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Our university should drop football to protect our students from brain ... - Inside Higher Ed



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Our university should drop football to protect our students from brain ... 
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In a letter to trustees, Rachel Toor explains why a university should take its students out of harm's way.
Not just an NFL problem | Brain damage and Richmond-area high ... Richmond.com

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Yes, Aaron Hernandez Suffered Brain Injury. But That May Not Explain His Violence. - New York Times



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Yes, Aaron Hernandez Suffered Brain Injury. But That May Not Explain His Violence. 
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Aaron Hernandez, the former New England Patriots tight end who was convicted of murder, killed himself in prison in April at age 27. An autopsy revealed that he had brain injuries akin to those seen in afflicted former players in their 60s, researchers ...
Brain injury revelations are nothing new for the NFL KWBU
Was Aaron Hernandez a victim of sport's growing brain injury toll? BBC News
Football Deathwatch: Detecting CTE Early, New Brain Damage Study, and Trump Forbes
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This is what a brain injury feels like | News | The Guardian - The Guardian



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This is what a brain injury feels like | News | The Guardian 
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The long read: As a science journalist, Elizabeth Lopatto had reported on the effects of brain injuries. But nothing prepared her for the experience of having one.

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