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Liquid nanofoam could prolong the safe use of football helmets

Liquid nanofoam could prolong the safe use of football helmets

Study finds no association between leisure activities and lower dementia risk

Study finds no association between leisure activities and lower dementia risk

Antiseizure drug use during pregnancy linked with double the risk of having children with autism

Antiseizure drug use during pregnancy linked with double the risk of having children with autism

Amino acid produced by the brain could prevent temporal lobe epileptic seizure

Amino acid produced by the brain could prevent temporal lobe epileptic seizure

"Brain fog" after COVID -19 recovery may indicate post-traumatic stress disorder

"Brain fog" after COVID -19 recovery may indicate post-traumatic stress disorder

Blood-based biomarker can overcome limitations of current verbal tests for concussion

Blood-based biomarker can overcome limitations of current verbal tests for concussion

Specific assessment of the eye may help diagnose and monitor concussions

Specific assessment of the eye may help diagnose and monitor concussions

Light therapy is safe and can benefit patients with TBI, shows study

Light therapy is safe and can benefit patients with TBI, shows study

Astrocytes are essential for blood-brain barrier health, shows study

Astrocytes are essential for blood-brain barrier health, shows study

High school athletes are at risk for concussions and may need a longer recovery than thought

High school athletes are at risk for concussions and may need a longer recovery than thought

Concussion can lead to long-term sleep problems, affect quality of life

Concussion can lead to long-term sleep problems, affect quality of life

Study: Individuals who feel dizzy when they stand up may have an increased risk of dementia

Study: Individuals who feel dizzy when they stand up may have an increased risk of dementia

When green means stop: How safety messages got so muddled

When green means stop: How safety messages got so muddled

UVA now supports engineering-to-medicine faculty fellowships

UVA now supports engineering-to-medicine faculty fellowships

UOttawa's Faculty of Medicine awards 58 clinical research chairs to top clinician-scientists

UOttawa's Faculty of Medicine awards 58 clinical research chairs to top clinician-scientists

Less-lethal weapons blind, maim and kill. Victims say enough is enough.

Less-lethal weapons blind, maim and kill. Victims say enough is enough.

Concussions can lead to cognitive, behavioral, and emotional consequences in children

Concussions can lead to cognitive, behavioral, and emotional consequences in children

Young athletes require longer recovery after concussion, study reveals

Young athletes require longer recovery after concussion, study reveals

Mass psychogenic illness identified as the likely cause of Havana Syndrome

Mass psychogenic illness identified as the likely cause of Havana Syndrome

NFL awards HeadHealthTECH grant funding to advance helmet design

NFL awards HeadHealthTECH grant funding to advance helmet design