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MindMatters Newsletter

Looking for the most current information on Brain Injury in WA state? Stay up to date with our bi-monthly newsletter MindMatters. This staff-led publication highlights everything from photos, events, support resources, to announcements from our Executive Director, Deborah Crawley.


News

Players With C.T.E. Doubled Their Risk With Every 5.3 Years in Football
New York Times - October 7, 2019

Dealing a therapeutic counterblow to traumatic brain injury

Science Daily - October 4, 2019

UW Medicine receives $50 million donation to start brain institute to study addiction, Alzheimer’s and other brain disorders

Seattle Times - October 3, 2019

FOX59 - September 20, 2019Facebook's Latest Purchase Gets Inside Users' Heads-Literally

Wired - September 23, 2019

Are brain implants the future of thinking?
The Guardian - September 22, 2019

Woman files lawsuit against Lime after being ‘thrown from the scooter’

FOX59 - September 20, 2019

WaveCel bursts onto the bike scene, expands into Wilsonville facility
OregonLive.com - September 16, 2019

Untangling the Link Between Head Injuries and CTE
BrainFacts.org - September 16, 2019

Walk, Run and Roll for Thought event sheds light on traumatic brain injuries

Kitsap Daily News - September 13, 2019

Regulator of first responder cells to brain injury
ScienceDaily - September 10, 2019

Tau Pathology Present Decades After a Single Brain Injury

The Scientist - September 9, 2019 

Sugar alters compounds that impact brain health in fruit flies
ScienceDaily - September 6, 2019

Single Traumatic Brain Injury Can Have Long-Term Effects on Brain Structure 
Inverse.com- September 4, 2019

Bellevue skateboarder suffers traumatic brain injury after crashing without helmet 
King5News - September 4, 2019

Football is the top cause of concussions in Kansas high school athletics, report shows

LJWorld.com - September 1, 2019

Brain-reading tech is coming. The law is not ready to protect us.
VOX - August 30, 2019

Langford woman says yes — again — after traumatic brain injury erases love memory
Vancouver Sun - August 29, 2019

Study Finds New Blood Test Could Help Detect Brain Injury In Minutes

Forbes - August 24, 2019

For months, he lingered in a purgatory between wakefulness and nothingness

LA Times – August 22, 2019

Xtreme Performance Lab Announces New Technology for Assessment and Rehabilitation of Brain Trauma in Athletes
Yahoo Finance - August 20, 2019

Kitsap Brain Injury will hold its sixth annual Walk, Run and Roll for Thought event September 7

Kitsap Daily News - August 19, 2019

With brain trauma, surgeons don’t always know if an operation will help. Could AI change that?

STAT – August 14, 2019

'Intensive blood pressure management' may preserve brain health
Medical News Today – August 14, 2019

Nick Buoniconti and Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy
The Villages-News – August 12, 2019

Just one season of playing football—even without a concussion—can cause brain damage
American Association for the Advancement of Science – August 7, 2019


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Join Us for Our Annual Holiday Party

Thursday, December 5th, 2019
Swedish Cultural Center
1920 Dexter Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109

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BIAWA’s Academic Scholarship Program

Our 2019-2020 Academic Scholarship Program has closed.
To view this year's 2019 recipients Click Here

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Support Brain Injury survivors by making a monthly commitment 

Your membership supports survivors of Brain Injury across Washington State and beyond. 

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2019 Brain Injury Art Show

Our 11th Annual exhibition is over but you can still view some of the art.

See Art Online Now!

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Give to BIAWA Today!

We hope that you will give generously to Ignite Hope for those affected by the silent epidemic of Brain Injury.

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Become a BIAWA Sponsor Today!

Sponsors help BIAWA support, educate, and empower those affected by Brain Injury!

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BIAWA now offers Pooled Trust Services!

Pooled Trusts are stable investment options that allow beneficiaries to maintain government benefits.

Find out more about PACT

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You’re invited to the Brain Injury Gala!

BIAWA’s 13th annual Brain Injury Gala (B.I.G.) will be held on November 2 at The Westin Seattle.

Visit the Gala page for event details and get your ticket today! 

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Brain Injury: What you need to know

A Guide for Survivors of Brain Injury, their Loved Ones, Caregivers, and the Professionals who Serve Them.

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