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2.11.19

A Stranger Diagnosed Me With Misaligned Eyes

I’ve had foggy vision, headaches, and jaw pain for years but it never occurred to me that it was because of my eyes. So I asked some experts.

4.17.18

Canada Is Pulling Diplomats’ Families From Cuba Over Mysterious ‘Acquired Brain Injury’

This follows concerns of “sonic attacks” against US and Canadian diplomats on Cuban soil.

12.26.17

A Motorcycle Helmet Will Call an Ambulance and Text Your Family If You Have an Accident

Many people in Pakistan drive motorcycles. An Islamabad startup hopes their helmet will keep them safe.

11.28.17

I Hit My Head, How do I Know If It's Serious?

Although most head injuries are not severe and pass in a few hours, there are some serious cases where you're best off seeking emergency care. Here's how to assess the damage if you suffer a serious blow to the head.

10.4.17

We Asked NCAA Football Players Why They’re Not Scared of Brain Damage

Even though every piece of research linking concussion to their potential next step—the NFL—is terrifying.

9.29.17

My Concussion Taught Me Everything We Don't Know About Concussions

My head is broken—and the system is, too

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9.20.17

Concussions Can Hurt More Than Your Brain

New research shows that they can cause lower limb injury later down the road.

5.2.17

Using Weed to Save Football: Chasing Strains (Part 2)

In this 3-part series, Kyle Turley takes us on his journey to to deal with the damaging effects of football through the use of marijuana.

5.2.17

Sidney Crosby's Injury Clouds a Potentially Series-Changing Win for Washington

Washington may have turned around its series against Pittsburgh in Game 3. Unfortunately, the Capitals' potentially franchise-changing moment arrived at the same time as a potentially devastating injury to Sidney Crosby.

4.27.17

Using Weed to Save Football: Chasing Strains (Part 2)

In this 3-part series, Kyle Turley takes us on his journey to to deal with the damaging effects of football through the use of marijuana.

3.30.17

I Found Peace of Mind Online After a Traumatic Brain Injury

A terrifying car accident left me feeling powerless, until I found answers on the internet.

12.7.16

What It's Like to Get Hit by a Car and Forget Your Identity

When John Doran was hit by a car recently, his crash helmet shattered, he was knocked out, and he ended up with a concussion so severe that he temporarily forgot who he was.

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