head injury
How Blasts Affect the Brain
How Blasts Affect the Brain
Anna Azvolinsky | Jan 13, 2016
Repeated exposure to explosions can damage the cerebellum in combat veterans and mouse models alike.
Opinion: The Burden of Proof
Opinion: The Burden of Proof
David Rubenson and Paul Salvaterra | Jan 30, 2014
Universities that profit from football programs need to honestly assess their responsibilities when it comes to head injury research.
Hockey Follows Football’s Suit
Hockey Follows Football’s Suit
Jef Akst | Nov 26, 2013
Just three months after the settlement of the highly publicized NFL head-trauma lawsuit, former professional hockey players announce a similar case against the NHL.
Battlefield Head Trauma
Cristina Luiggi | May 17, 2012
A new study suggests that the brain injuries suffered by soldiers in Afghanistan may be similar to those observed in some athletes.
Punch Drunk
Jef Akst | Dec 1, 2011
After a concussion forces him to retire, a former pro-wrestler starts an institute to study the neurological effects of repeated brain injuries.