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Concussion and TBI’s affects on susceptibility to addiction see CONCUSSIONS, TBI AND ADDICTION, HOW PREVALENT IS IT? and Internet Addiction Affects Computer Related Job Performance HOW BRAIN INJURY CAN CAUSE ADDICTION Many people who have a traumatic brain injury have substance abuse problems prior to their …
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Brain Injuries CAN FOOTBALL AND ITS PLAYERS RECOVER FROM THE CONCUSSION CRISIS? | WTOP

“This is the final part in WTOP’s “Bad Brains” special report examining brain injuries in football, what doctors know about them and what’s being done to make the game safer. COLUMBIA, Md. — Improvements in technique and technology may help improve football safety. But is there …
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NFL’S HEAD INJURY PROBLEMS MAY BE DIAGNOSED, TREATED EARLIER

“CTE can only be diagnosed in autopsy due to limitations in brain imaging technology. People with traumatic brain injury are at much higher risk of serious depression, anxiety and suicide — there are ways to test for this while people are living. The NFLPCF, which looks …
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Brain Injuries NFL CONCUSSIONS FAST FACTS – CNN

“Researchers: 96% of ex-NFL players had brain disease 03:05 (CNN)Here’s some background information about concussions in the National Football League. A concussion is a type of traumatic brain injury caused by a blow to the head. Reports show an increasing number of retired NFL players who …
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BRAIN INJURY FOUND IN 99 PERCENT OF DONATED BRAINS OF NFL PLAYERS IN NEW STUDY – THE VERGE

“Brain damage was diagnosed in 87 percent of donated brains of 202 football players, including all but one of 111 brains of National Football League athletes. This new study, published today in the journal JAMA, is the latest linking dangerous head injuries to football, though the …
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Brain Injuries CAN BRAIN TRAUMA IN NFL PLAYERS BE REHABILITATED? | HUFFPOST

“The potential lasting brain damage suffered by NFL players due to the thousands of helmet-to-helmet blows over a career has been the subject of much recent controversy. For years, the NFL has said that it didn’t know if playing professional football caused long-term brain damage, even …
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(28) SBNI Lunch Lecture Series – Sports Related Brain Injury and Concussion – YouTube

” SUBSCRIBE 520 Subscribe Subscribed Unsubscribe Stephen Kaminski, MD, the Medical Director of Trauma Services and Surgical Intensive Care at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital discusses sports related brain injuries and what is being done to treat concussions. SHOW MORE ” Tags: brain-concussions …
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(28) The New Normal: A Brain After Concussion – YouTube

“Fall 2014 Nebraska Lecture Dennis Molfese Mildred Francis Thompson Professor of Psychology Director, Center for Brain, Biology and Behavior University of Nebraska–Lincoln ” Tags: brain-concussions …
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concussion | On the Brain

“Concussion clinic improves care through integration of specialties A concussion is a mild traumatic brain injury, with transient brain impairment that naturally resolves, but can have prolonged symptoms for some individuals. The Concussion Treatment Clinic within our sports medicine department is constantly assessing how to best …
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