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Scientists visualize protein tangles linked with dementia in patients’ brains after single head injury

Scientists visualize protein tangles linked with dementia in patients’ brains after single head injury

Longer NFL careers and certain playing positions portend greater health risks

Longer NFL careers and certain playing positions portend greater health risks

Research reveals link between concussions and erectile dysfunction in former NFL players

Research reveals link between concussions and erectile dysfunction in former NFL players

Children who play recreational sports more likely to suffer serious head injuries

Children who play recreational sports more likely to suffer serious head injuries

Important steps to slow down Alzheimer's disease

Important steps to slow down Alzheimer's disease

Anti-arrhythmic agents linked to increased risk of falls

Anti-arrhythmic agents linked to increased risk of falls

Brain injury found to be common among domestic violence survivors

Brain injury found to be common among domestic violence survivors

Avoiding overtesting in the emergency department could create significant health care savings

Avoiding overtesting in the emergency department could create significant health care savings

Simple precautions to stay safe while cycling

Simple precautions to stay safe while cycling

Examining the Long-term Effects of Concussion in Sport

Examining the Long-term Effects of Concussion in Sport

With head injuries mounting, will cities put their feet down on e-scooters?

With head injuries mounting, will cities put their feet down on e-scooters?

Study looks at the impact on criminal persistence of head injuries

Study looks at the impact on criminal persistence of head injuries

FDA warns against using uncleared medical devices to assess or diagnose concussion

FDA warns against using uncleared medical devices to assess or diagnose concussion

Virginia Tech Helmet Lab releases first youth-specific football helmet ratings

Virginia Tech Helmet Lab releases first youth-specific football helmet ratings

Patient monitoring technology helps mental health trust to reduce falls and save time

Patient monitoring technology helps mental health trust to reduce falls and save time

Study finds higher risk of head injuries in persons with Alzheimer’s disease

Study finds higher risk of head injuries in persons with Alzheimer’s disease

New machine learning-based approach to predict recovery time of sports-related concussions

New machine learning-based approach to predict recovery time of sports-related concussions

Fractures, head injuries common in electric scooter accidents, UCLA study finds

Fractures, head injuries common in electric scooter accidents, UCLA study finds

Mental health problems common after concussion

Mental health problems common after concussion

Neck-strengthening exercises can protect athletes from concussions

Neck-strengthening exercises can protect athletes from concussions