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Head injury refers to trauma to the head. This may or may not include injury to the brain. However, the terms traumatic brain injury and head injury are often used interchangeably in the medical literature.

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Researchers measure self-paced physical and cognitive activity to manage concussion

Researchers measure self-paced physical and cognitive activity to manage concussion

Child abuse cases may have declined during the pandemic, study shows

Child abuse cases may have declined during the pandemic, study shows

Modified therapeutic molecule enhances stroke treatment

Modified therapeutic molecule enhances stroke treatment

How have COVID-19 pandemic school closures impacted the health of children globally?

How have COVID-19 pandemic school closures impacted the health of children globally?

Updated concussion guidelines reduced length of symptoms among athletes

Updated concussion guidelines reduced length of symptoms among athletes

Understanding traumatic brain injury in women

Understanding traumatic brain injury in women

Clinical psychologist evaluates the dangers of race-based norms in cognitive testing

Clinical psychologist evaluates the dangers of race-based norms in cognitive testing

Researchers develop portable, low-cost 'head only' MRI scanner

Researchers develop portable, low-cost 'head only' MRI scanner

Spit testing may aid non-invasive concussion diagnosis

Spit testing may aid non-invasive concussion diagnosis

Study uses non-invasive technique to help veterans with depression, concussion

Study uses non-invasive technique to help veterans with depression, concussion

Blood protein test could detect severity of head trauma in minutes

Blood protein test could detect severity of head trauma in minutes

Researchers discuss the role of chemical senses in disease and social interactions in humans, animals

Researchers discuss the role of chemical senses in disease and social interactions in humans, animals

New study seeks to improve treatment options for severe brain injuries

New study seeks to improve treatment options for severe brain injuries

Researchers assess the damage caused by microbubbles in brain injuries

Researchers assess the damage caused by microbubbles in brain injuries

Ten major risk factors for Alzheimer's disease

Ten major risk factors for Alzheimer's disease

Mass psychogenic illness identified as the likely cause of Havana Syndrome

Mass psychogenic illness identified as the likely cause of Havana Syndrome

Using Multiplex Assays to Discover Biomarkers for Parkinson’s Disease

Using Multiplex Assays to Discover Biomarkers for Parkinson’s Disease

Study raises questions about diagnoses of chronic traumatic encephalopathy

Study raises questions about diagnoses of chronic traumatic encephalopathy

A seismic view of the brain

A seismic view of the brain

Seismic imaging has potential to deliver high-fidelity images of the human brain

Seismic imaging has potential to deliver high-fidelity images of the human brain