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The Dangers Of Concussion In Amateur Sport

It's only in recent years that issue of concussive injuries in sports is getting the attention it deserves as more and more medical experts highlight …

This mouth guard could show your concussion risk immediately after a nasty hit

Prevent Biometrics is creating a mouth guard that can sense impacts during sports events and tell you via a mobile app if there’s risk of a concussion.<p>The Minneapolis-based company will show the mouth guard and mobile app at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas in January. The …

U.S. Department of Defense

Rest may not be best after concussion

<b>(CNN) —</b> After a concussion, most pediatricians recommend that teens and children rest until all their symptoms disappear. A new study questions this advice.<p>Compared with those who rested, children who began physical activity within seven days of an injury reduced their risk of persistent …

Medical Journals

A hearing test may be able to identify a concussion

Call it the Telltale Brain. The first objective measurement for concussion may have been identified, according to a study published Thursday in the journal Nature, Scientific Reports.<p>By measuring the brain’s electrical reactions to speech sounds, researchers at Northwestern University were able to …

The Brain

New concussion protocol for youth sports goes into effect

Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>><p>Updated:Wednesday, May 2 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-05-02 20:01:38 GMT<p>The first death has been reported in a …

Concussion

Wearable tech could knock out concussions from contact sports

A woodpecker's spongy skull acts like a shock absorber. Its long tongue pinches the jugular vein, increasing blood pressure in the head, so …

Hospital to get first dedicated 3D tissue-printing facility

You still can't get a 3D-printed liver transplant made from your own cells, but an Australian hospital is trying to push the tech into the mainstream. The Queensland University of Technology (QUT) in Brisbane is building a dedicated "biofabrication" space where doctors and researchers can develop …

How scientists are preparing for a world without antibiotics

5 strategies for beating antibiotic resistance<p>The drugs that have protected us from virulent bacteria for more than seventy years are slowly losing their edge, and we need new weapons. Disease-causing bacteria are becoming impervious to antibiotics that once wiped them out, including some drugs …

Biology

New ACL surgery could cut rehab and recovery time in half

An engineer-turned-doctor says clinical studies show real promise<p>On Sunday, San Diego Chargers running back Danny Woodhead tore his ACL. Woodhead …

This Is What Actually Happens To Your Body When You Don’t Get Enough Sleep

There’s no question that sleep deprivation is an American epidemic, with a third of the country getting less shut-eye than the recommended 7 to 9 …

This Seemingly Harmless Symptom Can Be A Sign Of Cancer

Rugby player Jillion Potter’s road to the Olympics has been anything but easy. Potter, 29, has beaten a broken neck and cancer to become the captain …

Cancer

Sports Drug May Aid Cognition in Depression, Bipolar Disorder

A new European study has found that EPO (erythropoietin) — best known as a performance-enhancing drug in sport — may improve cognitive functioning in …

The American Zika Outbreak

The virus’s prevalence in Puerto Rico threatens disaster if Congress cannot pursue long-term action.<p>America is already experiencing a Zika outbreak. The disease has already infected almost 20,000 American citizens and more than 1,500 pregnant women—with some estimates reaching as high as over …

Swimming Plays an Effective Part To Treat Fibromyalgia

"Physical exercise is an essential component of any treatment for fibromyalgia, and plenty of studies have demonstrated that low-impact aerobic …

Pain

A new way to heal hearts without surgery

At the intersection of medical invention and indigenous culture, pediatric cardiologist Franz Freudenthal mends holes in the hearts of children …

Liquid Biopsies Effective To Detect Mutations In Advanced Lung Cancer

The study is published in the journal <i>Clinical Cancer Research</i> from researchers at the Abramson Cancer Center at the University of Pennsylvania …

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Why Am I Seeing This?<p>A 404 error means that the requested file cannot be found. This can be due to an incorrect URL, a misnamed file, an improper …

Simply Perfect Chocolate Cake

This is THE BEST chocolate cake recipe out there! Easy, one-bowl recipe, moist and melt-in-your-mouth, with tons of deep chocolate flavor! This is …

Dessert

Derwin James, an NFL talent stuck in college, suffers knee injury

Getty Images<p>One of the worst things about college football is seeing a player who’s good enough that he could be playing on Sundays get hurt on a …

Paralyzed man regains use of arms, hands after experimental stem cell procedure

A Bakersfield, California 21-year old says he can move his paralyzed arms and hands after undergoing an experimental stem cell surgery.<p>Kris Boesen's …