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Diplomat who developed mysterious symptoms in China to donate brain for research

A U.S. diplomat who suffered headaches and memory loss under mysterious circumstances while stationed in China has pledged to donate his brain for research. Continue reading

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Family of boy thrown from Mall of America balcony won’t comment on child’s injuries despite ‘miracle’ claim

The family of the boy thrown off a Mall of America balcony earlier this month won’t comment on a pastor’s statement that the child shows “zero evidence” of a brain injury. Continue reading

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Minnesota toddler tossed from balcony having miraculous recovery, pastor says

The 5-year-old boy who was thrown off a balcony inside Mall of America earlier this month is making a miraculous recovery and an MRI scan revealed that his injuries are more similar to that of a child who fell off his bike, not someone who fell 40 feet… Continue reading

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Ohio State Fair victim dies of liver failure year after thrill ride accident

19-year-old woman has died just over a year after she suffered a traumatic brain injury in a thrill ride accident at last year’s Ohio State Fair. Continue reading

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New advice on kids’ concussions calls for better tracking

New children’s concussion guidelines from the U.S. government recommend against routine X-rays and blood tests for diagnosis and reassure parents that most kids’ symptoms clear up within one to three months. Continue reading

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Hilinski family won’t shun football after QB son’s suicide

Mark and Kym Hilinski keenly remember the swirl of activity. Continue reading

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Paralyzed hockey player Jack Jablonski wiggles toes for first time in 7 years, shares ‘shocking’ video

Paralyzed hockey player Jack Jablonski took a shot on the Fourth of July and scored when he tried — and succeeded — wiggling his toes. Continue reading

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Clerk diagnosed with brain tumor after sucker-punch attack lands him in hospital

A Florida gas station clerk who was clocked in the face by a still-at large suspect who tried to buy beer after 3 a.m. on Sunday said the incident potentially saved his life. Continue reading

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Teen soccer star paralyzed in tragic lake accident, report says

A North Carolina soccer club is raising funds for one of their star players who was reportedly paralyzed in a water sports accident last week. Continue reading

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Washington State football player had brain damage at suicide

The family of the Washington State University football player who died of suicide in January said the 21-year-old quarterback had extensive brain damage that’s been linked to concussions from playing the sport. Continue reading

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Dad left paralyzed from fall minutes after leaving hospital

A dad-of-three has been left paralyzed after he suffered a critical seizure and banged his head on the ground just minutes after he was discharged from the hospital. Continue reading

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Teen dies after falling in shower while getting ready for school

A 17-year-old Pennsylvania girl died last week after a tragic accident while she was in the shower getting ready for school, her family said. Continue reading

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Shock as teen drowns in bizarre shower death after her hair allegedly clogged drain

A 17-year-old Pennsylvania girl died last week after a tragic accident while she was in the shower getting ready for school, her family said. Continue reading

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Woman who lost memory after being hit by NYPD vehicle to re-marry husband she couldn’t remember

An Oklahoma woman who lost her memory after she was hit by an NYPD vehicle in 2013 is preparing to marry her husband for the second time this June, after spending the last five years falling in love with him all over again. Continue reading

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Baby severely injured in softball accident breathing on her own

The 2-month-old baby who was severely injured in a softball accident earlier this month is breathing on her own for the first time in weeks. Continue reading

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NFL helmet maker helping curb soldiers’ head injuries

The creator of the innovative football helmet that performed best in NFL testing the last two years is taking its concussion-reducing technology from the playing field to the battlefield. Continue reading

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Baby hit by softball opening eyes, moving legs

A relative of the two-month old baby who was severely injured in an accident at a softball field earlier this month has informed supporters that the infant has opened her eyes, and that she has started tracking her mother’s face and voice. Continue reading

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A single concussion may increase Parkinson’s risk

Having a single concussion may increase a person’s risk for Parkinson’s disease, a new study suggests — but the overall risk of developing the disease still remains low. Continue reading

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Maryland Dems follow NY, Illinois in efforts to limit youth tackle football

Maryland lawmakers are considering a measure that would allow the state — not parents or guardians — to limit children playing tackle football and other contact sports until they reach high school. Continue reading

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Former NFLer Larry Johnson believes he’s living with CTE

Former NFL running back Larry Johnson said he has no memory of two full seasons, and that he’s considered violence toward others and himself as a result of what he believes is chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). Continue reading

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