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Santa Cruz Sentinel
UCSF neurosurgeons to examine NFL players for concussions at Super Bowl 50SAN FRANCISCO >> One career path headed toward professional football, another t
UCSF neurosurgeons to examine NFL players for concussions at Super Bowl 50
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO >> One career path headed toward professional football, another to a life in medicine. As a young Harvard student in the 1970s, Mitch Berger saw both tracks running parallel, until a knee injury derailed his NFL dreams. He eventually... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
UCSF neurosurgeons to examine NFL players for concussions at Super Bowl 50SAN FRANCISCO -- One career path headed toward professional football, another t
UCSF neurosurgeons to examine NFL players for concussions at Super Bowl 50
Inside Bay Area / Posted 8 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO -- One career path headed toward professional football, another to a life in medicine. As a young Harvard student in the 1970s, Mitch Berger saw both tracks running parallel, until a knee injury derailed his NFL dreams. He eventually... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
UCSF neurosurgeons to examine NFL players for concussions at Super Bowl 50SAN FRANCISCO -- One career path headed toward professional football, another t
UCSF neurosurgeons to examine NFL players for concussions at Super Bowl 50
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 8 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO -- One career path headed toward professional football, another to a life in medicine. As a young Harvard student in the 1970s, Mitch Berger saw both tracks running parallel, until a knee injury derailed his NFL dreams. He eventually... Read more
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The Daily Review
UCSF neurosurgeons to examine NFL players for concussions at Super Bowl 50SAN FRANCISCO -- One career path headed toward professional football, another t
UCSF neurosurgeons to examine NFL players for concussions at Super Bowl 50
The Daily Review / Posted 8 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO -- One career path headed toward professional football, another to a life in medicine. As a young Harvard student in the 1970s, Mitch Berger saw both tracks running parallel, until a knee injury derailed his NFL dreams. He eventually... Read more
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USA Today
Expert weighs in on Dennis Wideman's hit, concussionCalgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman is expected to again argue that the co
Expert weighs in on Dennis Wideman's hit, concussion
USA Today / Posted 8 days ago
Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman is expected to again argue that the concussion he sustained moments before he checked an official should be considered as he meets in the coming days with NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and, potentially, an... Read more
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Wired News
Imagining Football’s Future Through the Super Bowl of 2066Fifty years ago, when it was still a modest spectacle watched on a single mediu
Imagining Football’s Future Through the Super Bowl of 2066
Wired News / Posted 10 days ago
Fifty years ago, when it was still a modest spectacle watched on a single medium, played by a single gender, contested exclusively between teams from the US, and largely ignored by most of planet Earth, Super Bowl 50 was nevertheless called a “world... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Reported concussions in NFL up 32 percent in 2015After the NFL released injury data Friday showing an increase in concussion inc
Reported concussions in NFL up 32 percent in 2015
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
After the NFL released injury data Friday showing an increase in concussion incidence in 2015, several league officials and team doctors partly attributed the spike to greater awareness about concussions, improved diagnostic methods and intensified... Read more
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SportsFan
NFL concussions remain commonTwo decades after the NFL brushed off concussion concerns as being of interest
NFL concussions remain common
SportsFan / Posted 14 days ago
Two decades after the NFL brushed off concussion concerns as being of interest only to journalists, the issue is at the forefront of any discussion about player safety and unlikely to go away anytime soon. From the 2015 film "Concussion" about a... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
NFL: Concussions remain common as awareness improvesTwo decades after the NFL brushed off concussion concerns as being of interest
NFL: Concussions remain common as awareness improves
Otago Daily Times / Posted 14 days ago
Two decades after the NFL brushed off concussion concerns as being of interest only to journalists, the issue is at the forefront of any discussion about player safety and unlikely to go away anytime soon. From the 2015 film "Concussion" about a... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Concussions remain common even as awareness improvesNFL team helmets are displayed at the NFL Headquarters in New York December 3,
Concussions remain common even as awareness improves
Reuters Sports News / Posted 14 days ago
NFL team helmets are displayed at the NFL Headquarters in New York December 3, 2015. Two decades after the NFL brushed off concussion concerns as being of interest only to journalists, the issue is at the forefront of any discussion about player... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
NFL Report: Concussion Diagnoses Increased 32 PercentThe National Football League released a new injury report Friday that said the
NFL Report: Concussion Diagnoses Increased 32 Percent
KPBS San Diego / Posted 15 days ago
The National Football League released a new injury report Friday that said the number of concussions diagnosed in 2015 had increased by 32 percent from the previous year. The NFL said 271 concussions were diagnosed in 2015, up from 206 in 2014. The... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
NFL reports concussions up 32 percent in 2015After the NFL released injury data Friday showing an increase in concussion inc
NFL reports concussions up 32 percent in 2015
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
After the NFL released injury data Friday showing an increase in concussion incidence in 2015, several league officials and team doctors partly attributed the spike to greater awareness about concussions, improved diagnostic methods and intensified... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
NFL reports concussions up 32 percent in 2015After the NFL released injury data Friday showing an increase in concussion inc
NFL reports concussions up 32 percent in 2015
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
After the NFL released injury data Friday showing an increase in concussion incidence in 2015, several league officials and team doctors partly attributed the spike to greater awareness about concussions, improved diagnostic methods and intensified... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man wearing Green Bay Packers hat is beaten into a comaLeft in a coma for supporting the Packers: Three Seahawks fans wanted for beati
Man wearing Green Bay Packers hat is beaten into a coma
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
Left in a coma for supporting the Packers: Three Seahawks fans wanted for beating 26-year-old to his deathbed just for wearing rival team cap Sam Whitehorn, 26, was attacked for wearing the Packers hat Friends and relatives say he was outside a bar... Read more
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The New Yorker
Can an Unorthodox Operation Cure Paraplegia?In 2012, Darek Fidyka underwent surgery in which cells from his olfactory nerve
Can an Unorthodox Operation Cure Paraplegia?
The New Yorker / Posted 24 days ago
In 2012, Darek Fidyka underwent surgery in which cells from his olfactory nerve were inserted into his damaged spinal cord.Credit Photograph by Carla Van De Puttelaar for The New Yorker When a spinal cord is damaged, location is destiny: the higher... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Concussion (traumatic brain injury) and head impact may accelerate brain aging. A concussion is a traumatic brain injury which alters the way the brain funct
Concussion (traumatic brain injury) and head impact may accelerate brain aging
Bel Marra Health / Posted 29 days ago
. A concussion is a traumatic brain injury which alters the way the brain functions. Effects of concussion are usually temporary but continuous head trauma or lack of... Read more

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