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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

Elon Musk’s Neuralink Shows Off Advances to Brain-Computer Interface
The Wall Street Journal – July 18, 2019

A new tool for data scientists and biologists and more
Tech Xplore – July 16, 2019

New therapy shows promise in preventing brain damage after traumatic brain injury
News-Medical – July 16, 2019

Will they ever wake up? New study on consciousness after brain injury shows ‘maybe’
Science Times – July 12, 2019

New Method for Tackling Stroke Restrains an Overactive Immune System
Scientific American – July 2, 2019

EG scan detects hidden consciousness in unresponsive brain injury patients
New Atlas – June 27th, 2019

Do Brain Injuries Affect Women Differently?

New York Times – June 26th, 2019

Ultra-Small Microelectrode Biosensors for Brain Injury Analysis
News-Medical.Net - June 14th

Curious: Teaching Students Following A Concussion

Jefferson Public Radio - June 7th

BrainBox wins FDA breakthrough nod for TBI test, launches pivotal trial
Mass Device - June 6th

CDC Releases TBI & Concussion Statistics

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - June 5th

Even mild brain injuries tied to lasting functional deficits

Reuters - June 3rd

Concussion symptoms reversed by magnetic therapy
ScienceDaily - May 30th

13 Tips for Helping Your Child Cope With Your Brain Injury
Yahoo Lifestyle - May 28th

The Pirates want to change MLB's concussion rules
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - May 28th

Concussions: Traumatic brain injury can go beyond physical to mental illness
Redwood Falls Gazette - May 26th

Studying how to monitor and treat TBI
UW Medicine - Newsroom - May 21st

Artificial Intelligence Shows Promise in Concussion Managements
U.S.News - May 20th

10 years ago: Lystedt concussion law made U.S. sports safer
UW Medicine Newsroom - May 14th

One in six kids who get a concussion will have another within two years, CHOP study finds
Philly.com - May 14th

A Global Public Health Epidemic Going Completely Untreated: Intimate Partner Violence

Forbes – May 8, 2019

Researchers look back in time to prevent future brain injuries
Medical Xpress – May 1, 2019

Clinical Trial Evaluates Point-of-Care Blood Test for Concussion

Contemporary Clinic – May 1, 2019

911 on Scooter Dangers

KSAT12 – May 1, 2019

This neuroscientist is using virtual reality to revolutionize stroke treatment
The Guardian – April 23, 2019

Can yoga help with recovery from traumatic brain injuries?

The Baltimore Sun – April 17, 2019

Doctors Use Electrical Implant to Aid Brain-Damaged Woman
New York Times - April 13th, 2019

Living With Traumatic Brain Injury

Union Bulletin - April 12, 2019

VA’s Process for Determining TBI in Veterans Seeking Disability Compensation Examined

National Academy of Sciences - April 10, 2019

Animal-Assisted Therapy May Help Patients with Brain Injury
Psychology Today  - April 9th, 2019

Recovering from traumatic brain injury isn't the hardest thing Daniel Henderson has ever done

WCPO Cincinnati - April 9th, 2019

Oregon researchers study relationship between concussion and suicide

KATU News - April 4th, 2019

Collaboration leads to blood-based concussion and TBI test

Medical Device and Diagnostic Industry - April 2nd, 2019

Seahawks ‘were not comfortable’ allowing Malik McDowell to try to continue playing, agent says 

The Seattle Times - March 25th, 2019

Soccer’s treatment of head injuries under new scrutiny
Washington Post - March 25th, 2019

Emilia Clarke Suffered 2 Brain Aneurysms: What You Need To Know
Forbes - March 22nd, 2019

Brain Injury Awareness Month – Advancing Warfighter Brain Health
Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center - March 19th, 2019

The CDC is studying e-scooter injuries
The Washington Post - March 15th, 2019

March Is Brain Injury Awareness Month

Forbes - March 11th, 2019

What Does War Do To An Entire Person? — VA Studies Veterans With Blast Injuries
NPR - March 11th, 2019

Recovering — and finding joy again — after traumatic brain injury
The Altamont Enterprise - March 7th, 2019

As brain injury patients struggle to find basic services, families look to Olympia for help
February 26th, 2019

Lawmakers push concussion awareness
February 24th, 2019

Helmet Maker Vicis Courts NFL QBs to Invest in Latest Funding Round
February 5th, 2019

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