Neurotrauma

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Sun-Sentinel
Long after brain trauma, sleep problems persistsufferers routinely underestimate both their sleepiness and their increased sle
Long after brain trauma, sleep problems persist
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
sufferers routinely underestimate both their sleepiness and their increased sleep need, the study finds. Experts in neurotrauma have long known that the concussed brain needs extra rest to heal, even as patients' sleep-wake cycles are... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Study of prep football players finds changes in brain tissue even if no concussioncontinue efforts to further their findings, including the evaluation of players
Study of prep football players finds changes in brain tissue even if no concussion
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
continue efforts to further their findings, including the evaluation of players by position, in hopes of preventing brain injuries in the future. The study was published in the Journal of Neurotrauma earlier this month. You can read it in full h... Read more
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redOrbit
It only takes one football season to damage the brain, study showsseason of high school football can cause changes to the brain, according to a n
It only takes one football season to damage the brain, study shows
redOrbit / Posted 2 days ago
season of high school football can cause changes to the brain, according to a new study. Published in the Journal of Neurotrauma, the study team reported brain changes even in players that were not diagnosed with a concussion. “Our findings... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
NFL: We’re making football saferand cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 m
NFL: We’re making football safer
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
and cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 medical professionals, including unaffiliated neurotrauma consultants and independent certified athletic trainers. New last season, athletic trainers were empowered to... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
NFL: We’re making football saferand cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 m
NFL: We’re making football safer
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 3 days ago
and cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 medical professionals, including unaffiliated neurotrauma consultants and independent certified athletic trainers. New last season, athletic trainers were empowered to... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
NFL: We’re making football saferand cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 m
NFL: We’re making football safer
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 3 days ago
and cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 medical professionals, including unaffiliated neurotrauma consultants and independent certified athletic trainers. New last season, athletic trainers were empowered to... Read more
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First Coast News
NFL: We’re making football saferand cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 m
NFL: We’re making football safer
First Coast News / Posted 3 days ago
and cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 medical professionals, including unaffiliated neurotrauma consultants and independent certified athletic trainers. New last season, athletic trainers were empowered to... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
NFL: We’re making football saferand cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 m
NFL: We’re making football safer
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
and cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 medical professionals, including unaffiliated neurotrauma consultants and independent certified athletic trainers. New last season, athletic trainers were empowered to... Read more
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KTVB Boise
NFL: We’re making football saferand cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 m
NFL: We’re making football safer
KTVB Boise / Posted 3 days ago
and cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 medical professionals, including unaffiliated neurotrauma consultants and independent certified athletic trainers. New last season, athletic trainers were empowered to... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
NFL: We’re making football saferand cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 m
NFL: We’re making football safer
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 3 days ago
and cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 medical professionals, including unaffiliated neurotrauma consultants and independent certified athletic trainers. New last season, athletic trainers were empowered to... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
NFL: We’re making football saferand cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 m
NFL: We’re making football safer
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 3 days ago
and cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 medical professionals, including unaffiliated neurotrauma consultants and independent certified athletic trainers. New last season, athletic trainers were empowered to... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
NFL: We’re making football saferand cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 m
NFL: We’re making football safer
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 days ago
and cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 medical professionals, including unaffiliated neurotrauma consultants and independent certified athletic trainers. New last season, athletic trainers were empowered to... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
NFL: We’re making football saferand cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 m
NFL: We’re making football safer
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 3 days ago
and cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 medical professionals, including unaffiliated neurotrauma consultants and independent certified athletic trainers. New last season, athletic trainers were empowered to... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
NFL: We’re making football saferand cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 m
NFL: We’re making football safer
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
and cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 medical professionals, including unaffiliated neurotrauma consultants and independent certified athletic trainers. New last season, athletic trainers were empowered to... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
NFL: We’re making football saferand cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 m
NFL: We’re making football safer
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 3 days ago
and cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 medical professionals, including unaffiliated neurotrauma consultants and independent certified athletic trainers. New last season, athletic trainers were empowered to... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
NFL: We’re making football saferand cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 m
NFL: We’re making football safer
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
and cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 medical professionals, including unaffiliated neurotrauma consultants and independent certified athletic trainers. New last season, athletic trainers were empowered to... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
NFL: We’re making football saferand cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 m
NFL: We’re making football safer
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
and cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 medical professionals, including unaffiliated neurotrauma consultants and independent certified athletic trainers. New last season, athletic trainers were empowered to... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
NFL: We’re making football saferand cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 m
NFL: We’re making football safer
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 3 days ago
and cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 medical professionals, including unaffiliated neurotrauma consultants and independent certified athletic trainers. New last season, athletic trainers were empowered to... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
NFL: We’re making football saferand cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 m
NFL: We’re making football safer
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
and cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 medical professionals, including unaffiliated neurotrauma consultants and independent certified athletic trainers. New last season, athletic trainers were empowered to... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
NFL: We’re making football saferand cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 m
NFL: We’re making football safer
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 3 days ago
and cutting-edge sports medicine doctors. Each game is staffed by at least 27 medical professionals, including unaffiliated neurotrauma consultants and independent certified athletic trainers. New last season, athletic trainers were empowered to... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
One of a kind: DeVos Children’s Hospital offers new support program to patients, families10 surgeries at just 11 months old. He's a micro preemie, born with an infecti
One of a kind: DeVos Children’s Hospital offers new support program to patients, families
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
10 surgeries at just 11 months old. He's a micro preemie, born with an infection in his brain, who now suffers from neurotrauma. "When we first got home from the hospital we would be on the phone with them (doctors) every day and one of... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Single season of contact sports can cause measurable brain changesLab, part of the Peter O'Donnell Jr. Brain Institute at UT Southwestern. In th
Single season of contact sports can cause measurable brain changes
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
Lab, part of the Peter O'Donnell Jr. Brain Institute at UT Southwestern. In the study, appearing in the Journal of Neurotrauma, a team of investigators at UT Southwestern, Wake Forest University Medical Center, and Children's National... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Subconcussive Football Impacts Can Cause Changes in the Brainnurses, athletic trainers, and parents about the risks of sports-related injuri
Subconcussive Football Impacts Can Cause Changes in the Brain
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
nurses, athletic trainers, and parents about the risks of sports-related injuries. The study will appear in the Journal of Neurotrauma and was conducted by a team of investigators at UT Southwestern, Wake Forest University Medical Center and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Rugby and dementia: Even mild head knocks riskywere low enough to reinforce existing concerns about concussion's harmful effec
Rugby and dementia: Even mild head knocks risky
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 26 days ago
were low enough to reinforce existing concerns about concussion's harmful effects. Last week, the US-based Journal of Neurotrauma published research suggesting the cognitive challenges faced by former American football players were more likely... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Rugby and dementia: Even mild head knocks riskywere low enough to reinforce existing concerns about concussion's harmful effec
Rugby and dementia: Even mild head knocks risky
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 26 days ago
were low enough to reinforce existing concerns about concussion's harmful effects. Last week, the US-based Journal of Neurotrauma published research suggesting the cognitive challenges faced by former American football players were more likely... Read more
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Boston Globe
New hope for the paralyzed thanks to physiologist's decades of workhis life: He’s been able to discard dozens of prescriptions. In a separate stu
New hope for the paralyzed thanks to physiologist's decades of work
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
his life: He’s been able to discard dozens of prescriptions. In a separate study, published in December in the Journal of Neurotrauma, Edgerton’s team used external devices, rather than costly implants, to send mild electrical currents to the... Read more
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Boston Globe
BU Study: Amateur football hits to head linked to later-life difficultyas an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University rese
BU Study: Amateur football hits to head linked to later-life difficulty
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
as an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University researchers published in the Journal of Neurotrauma on Thursday is the first of its kind to look at the connection between the cumulative number of impacts sustained... Read more
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OJornal News
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficultyas an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University rese
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficulty
OJornal News / Posted 30 days ago
as an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University researchers published in the Journal of Neurotrauma on Thursday is the first of its kind to look at the connection between the cumulative number of impacts sustained... Read more
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Newsmax
Amateur Football Hits Linked to Cognitive Problems Lateras an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University rese
Amateur Football Hits Linked to Cognitive Problems Later
Newsmax / Posted 30 days ago
as an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University researchers published in the Journal of Neurotrauma on Thursday is the first of its kind to look at the connection between the cumulative number of impacts sustained... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Amateur Football Hits Linked To Later Difficultiesas an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University rese
Amateur Football Hits Linked To Later Difficulties
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 30 days ago
as an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University researchers published in the Journal of Neurotrauma on Thursday is the first of its kind to look at the connection between the cumulative number of impacts sustained... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston University study focuses on repeated hits, not concussionsof experiencing problems like depression, apathy, or memory loss years later.
Boston University study focuses on repeated hits, not concussions
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
of experiencing problems like depression, apathy, or memory loss years later. The finding, appearing in the Journal of Neurotrauma, is not conclusive, the authors wrote. Such mental issues stem from a variety of factors in any long life. Yet... Read more
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Island Packet
Thursday's Sports in Briefparents or policy-makers draw conclusions about the safety of amateur football.
Thursday's Sports in Brief
Island Packet / Posted 30 days ago
parents or policy-makers draw conclusions about the safety of amateur football. The study was published in the Journal of Neurotrauma. Dr. Robert Stern of the BU School of Medicine says the study is the first of its kind to look at the connection... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Study scrutinizes early football hitsas an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University rese
Study scrutinizes early football hits
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
as an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University researchers published in the Journal of Neurotrauma on Thursday is the first of its kind to look at the connection between the cumulative number of impacts sustained... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Study: Amateur hits linked to later-life difficultyas an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University rese
Study: Amateur hits linked to later-life difficulty
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
as an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University researchers published in the Journal of Neurotrauma on Thursday is the first of its kind to look at the connection between the cumulative number of impacts sustained... Read more
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The Daily Review
Study links amateur football to adult cognitive impairmentas an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University rese
Study links amateur football to adult cognitive impairment
The Daily Review / Posted 30 days ago
as an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University researchers published in the Journal of Neurotrauma on Thursday is the first of its kind to look at the connection between the cumulative number of impacts sustained... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficultyas an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University rese
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficulty
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 30 days ago
as an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University researchers published in the Journal of Neurotrauma on Thursday is the first of its kind to look at the connection between the cumulative number of impacts sustained... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficultyas an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University rese
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficulty
WWLP Springfield / Posted 30 days ago
as an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University researchers published in the Journal of Neurotrauma on Thursday is the first of its kind to look at the connection between the cumulative number of impacts sustained... Read more
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The Age
CTE in sport: Repeated hits to head more significant than concussions, new study suggestsattributable to concussions they suffered during their playing days. The study
CTE in sport: Repeated hits to head more significant than concussions, new study suggests
The Age / Posted 30 days ago
attributable to concussions they suffered during their playing days. The study, published this week in the Journal of Neurotrauma, found a correlation between the cumulative number of hits experienced by youth, high school and college American... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficultyas an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University rese
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficulty
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 30 days ago
as an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University researchers published in the Journal of Neurotrauma on Thursday is the first of its kind to look at the connection between the cumulative number of impacts sustained... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Study: Amateur football players at risk of later-life difficulties with the more hits to head they takeas an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University rese
Study: Amateur football players at risk of later-life difficulties with the more hits to head they take
Los Angeles Times / Posted 30 days ago
as an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University researchers published in the Journal of Neurotrauma on Thursday is the first of its kind to look at the connection between the cumulative number of impacts sustained... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
CTE in sport: Repeated hits to head more significant than concussions, new study suggestsattributable to concussions they suffered during their playing days. The study
CTE in sport: Repeated hits to head more significant than concussions, new study suggests
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 30 days ago
attributable to concussions they suffered during their playing days. The study, published this week in the Journal of Neurotrauma, found a correlation between the cumulative number of hits experienced by youth, high school and college American... Read more
28 related stories
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Canberra Times
CTE in sport: Repeated hits to head more significant than concussions, new study suggestsattributable to concussions they suffered during their playing days. The study
CTE in sport: Repeated hits to head more significant than concussions, new study suggests
Canberra Times / Posted 30 days ago
attributable to concussions they suffered during their playing days. The study, published this week in the Journal of Neurotrauma, found a correlation between the cumulative number of hits experienced by youth, high school and college American... Read more
28 related stories
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The Monterey County Herald
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficultyor policy-makers draw conclusions about the safety of amateur football. The st
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficulty
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 30 days ago
or policy-makers draw conclusions about the safety of amateur football. The study was published Thursday in the Journal of Neurotrauma. Dr. Robert Stern of the BU School of Medicine says the study is the first of its kind to look at the connection... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficultyas an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University rese
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficulty
The Oakland Press / Posted 30 days ago
as an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University researchers published in the Journal of Neurotrauma on Thursday is the first of its kind to look at the connection between the cumulative number of impacts sustained... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficultyas an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University rese
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficulty
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
as an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University researchers published in the Journal of Neurotrauma on Thursday is the first of its kind to look at the connection between the cumulative number of impacts sustained... Read more
28 related stories
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Daily Herald
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficultyas an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University rese
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficulty
Daily Herald / Posted 30 days ago
as an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University researchers published in the Journal of Neurotrauma on Thursday is the first of its kind to look at the connection between the cumulative number of impacts sustained... Read more
28 related stories
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FOX News
Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficultyas an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University rese
Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficulty
FOX News / Posted 30 days ago
as an adult, a preliminary study suggests. The study by Boston University researchers published in the Journal of Neurotrauma on Thursday is the first of its kind to look at the connection between the cumulative number of impacts sustained... Read more
28 related stories
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The Lexington Dispatch
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficultyor policy-makers draw conclusions about the safety of amateur football. The st
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficulty
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 30 days ago
or policy-makers draw conclusions about the safety of amateur football. The study was published Thursday in the Journal of Neurotrauma. Dr. Robert Stern of the BU School of Medicine says the study is the first of its kind to look at the connection... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficultyor policy-makers draw conclusions about the safety of amateur football. The st
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficulty
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 30 days ago
or policy-makers draw conclusions about the safety of amateur football. The study was published Thursday in the Journal of Neurotrauma. Dr. Robert Stern of the BU School of Medicine says the study is the first of its kind to look at the connection... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficultyor policy-makers draw conclusions about the safety of amateur football. The st
Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficulty
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 30 days ago
or policy-makers draw conclusions about the safety of amateur football. The study was published Thursday in the Journal of Neurotrauma. Dr. Robert Stern of the BU School of Medicine says the study is the first of its kind to look at the connection... Read more
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