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Brain Injuries Archives

Concussions, CTE and the World of Sports

Research was published on Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) examining brain disease among football players in the Journal of the American Medical Association, showing evidence of the direct correlation between concussions...

Women Athletes Sustain More Brain Injuries Than Men

It's a fact of science: women athletes sustain more brain injuries than men. Female sports scientists were the ones to get the ball rolling on research back in 2004, but both sports and scientific communities at large have been slow to react. With female participation in sports exploding in recent years, all - from mothers, fathers, sisters, and brothers to coaches, trainers and media - need to be both aware and proactive about increased safety.

Young Brain Trauma Discovered Within One Season Of Football Play

A recent study conducted by the UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas has revealed just how sensitive the brain is to impact. The study measured brain tissue in high school football players and found worrisome changes after only a single season of play. The study sheds more light the development of brain injury and may contribute to keeping sports healthy for young players.

The Eleventh World Congress on Brain Injury

Earlier this month Gluckstein Lawyers had the opportunity to attend the Eleventh World Congress on Brain Injury in The Netherlands. It was an incredible and informative conference, one that we are so grateful to have participated in.
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