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Kim Gorgens: Protecting the brain against concussion | TED Talk | TED.com

“Neuropsychologist Kim Gorgens makes the case for better protecting our brains against the risk of concussion — with a compelling pitch for putting helmets on kids. This talk was presented to a local audience at TEDxDU 2010, an independent event. TED editors featured it among our …
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‘Concussion’ launches Brain Power lectures | News from Brown

“October 19, 2013   Media contact: David Orenstein   401-863-1862 To help members of the community learn more about brain injury and disease, the Norman Prince Neurosciences Institute is launching a free lecture series at the Alpert Medical School. The first event at 6 p.m. Oct …
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UNL | The New Normal: A Brain After Concussion | Nebraska Lectures

“Dennis Molfese Mildred Francis Thompson Professor of Psychology Director, Center for Brain, Biology and Behavior University of Nebraska–Lincoln October 23, 2014 11:45 a.m. Reception ● 12:15 p.m. Lecture Memorial Stadium, West Stadium Club Free Public Lecture Complimentary pizza while supplies last Go to the Parking and Transit Services …
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Clinical Lecture ON A CASE OF CONCUSSION OF THE BRAIN, DELIRIUM TREMENS, & EPILEPSY. COMPLETE RECOVERY. – The Lancet

“Clinical Lecture ON A CASE OF CONCUSSION OF THE BRAIN, DELIRIUM TREMENS, & EPILEPSY. COMPLETE RECOVERY. ” Tags: brain-concussions …
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Connecticut Concussion Treatment: New Hope and Insights in Traumatic Brain Injuries

“CONCUSSIONS: NEW HOPE AND INSIGHTS IN TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURIES Dr. Adam Breiner of The NeuroEdge Brain Performance Center in Fairfield, CT, explains what a concussion or traumatic brain injury (TBI) is, what makes it so serious, and why the standard “wait and rest” advice may not …
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Concussion: Brain Injury and the NFL | City Arts & Lectures

“ONCUSSION: BRAIN INJURY AND THE NFL Dr. Bennet Omalu In Conversation with Stone Phillips Thursday, February 4, 2016, 7:30 pm Venue: Nourse Theater Series: Conversations on Science In 2002, Bennet Omalu became the first doctor to discover and identify chronic brain damage as a major factor …
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Myths, realities of concussions to be discussed at Pattishall Research Lecture | Penn State University

“Marjorie S. Miller March 27, 2017 UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Semyon Slobounov, professor of kinesiology at Penn State, will present “Myths and Realities about Concussions” at the 2017 Pattishall Research Lecture. The lecture, sponsored by the College of Health and Human Development, will be given at …
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(28) Brain concussion – Shake it and you break it | Steven Laureys | TEDxLiège – YouTube

“Brain concussion – Shake it and you break it Steven Laureys MD PhD, is director of the Coma Science Group (http://www.comascience.org) at the GIGA Research and Neurology Department of the University and University Hospital of Liège, Belgium. He is Research Director at the Belgian National Fund for …
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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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