PURE RECOVERY CALIFORNIA SPORTS BRAIN INJURY PROGRAM SELECTED TO PARTICIPATE IN CHUCK NOLL FOUNDATION FOR BRAIN INJURY RESEARCH INAUGURAL GRANT STUDY
Pure Recovery California’s acclaimed Sports Brain Injury Treatment Recovery Program, was selected to play a major role in a study of the treatment of athletes with post-traumatic cognitive and mood disorders symptoms often attributed to chronic traumatic encephalopathy. Pure Recovery will be collaborating with investigators from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) who were awarded one…
CLINIC PROVIDES HOPE FOR ATHLETES WITH BRAIN INJURIES: ‘THIS IS GOING TO BE HUGE’
The announcement last month that Aaron Hernandez had chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) when he committed suicide while in prison did not come as a surprise to many former NFL players.
That’s because they suspect they have the degenerative brain disease diagnosed too…
“THEY BASICALLY RESET MY BRAIN” |
BY JERMICHAEL FINLEY
“as strapped to a stretcher in the back of an ambulance, still in full uniform. Shoulder pads, helmet — everything except for my face mask. The trainers had taken that off while I was still lying on the field in front of 81,000 people at Lambeau. When we got to the hospital, the first room the paramedics took me to was freezing cold and the walls looked all rough and unpainted.