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Editorial: NFL can do more to study, prevent brain injuries

...families over concussion-related brain injuries.The settlement, which will...research into football-related brain injuries. Much more is needed to ascertain...go to studying and preventing brain injuries that are obvious, documented...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-09-10/editorial-nfl-can-do-more-to-stud
Opinion
What others say: Former players may change violent NHL culture

...players, is a life marred by the cumulative impact of brain injuries suffered during years spent in a brutal sport.As...the NHL purposefully concealed the severe risks of brain injuries, as the players claim in their lawsuit, then it's...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-12-01/what-others-say-former-players-ma
Opinion

...history of deaths or traumatic brain injuries sustained in the ring.Lawrence...not only preventing long-term brain injuries, but also identifying those predisposed...to see high rates of traumatic brain injuries at more junior levels of amateur...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2014-03-29
Community
Head-smart walk on horizon: Kenai Peninsula Brain Injury Support Group sponsors event

...of the devastating effects of brain injuries or impairments, the Kenai Peninsula...helping people who have suffered brain injuries, the support group raises awareness to help prevent brain injuries in others by visiting schools...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/052809/new_440247819.shtml
Music class geared toward students with disabilities

...before, others not at all.The youths, with disabilities that include such things as autism, down syndrome and brain injuries, divide into groups to try piano, rhythm instruments and guitar.Before class, instructor Kristianne Birkhimer...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/schools/2013-04-21/music-class-geared-towa
Schools
Military trauma must be addressed

...calling on the military and our government to stop re-deploying troops who already suffer from PTSD, Traumatic brain injuries, and military sexual trauma (from rape by other military members). They are asking members of the public to defend...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/100810/let_717629413.shtml
Opinion
Therapist - Occupational Therapist Job in Wasilla 99629, Alaska US

...Pediatrics, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Sports Injuries, Brain Injuries Recruiter Dave Dubis Date Updated 6...Pediatrics, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Sports Injuries, Brain Injuries Job Description: Occupational Therapist...

http://jobview.local-jobs.monster.com/Therapist-Occupational-Therapist-Job-Wasil
Healthcare
The United States of Football

Opens Friday, Aug 23, 2013 Synopsis: Sean Pamphilon's documentary The United States of Football examines the brutality of America's most popular sport. The movie spotlights the prevalence and severity of brain injuries suffered by those who have played football at various levels. The infamous "bountygate" fines and suspensions levied against the New Orleans Saints were triggered in part by information that came to light from the research done for this film. ~ Perry Seibert, Rovi Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Head Games

Now Playing Synopsis: Director Steve James, the filmmaker behind the revered basketball documentary Hoop Dreams, returns to the topic of sports with Head Games, a look at how the study of concussions and brain injuries has had a profound effect on professional and amateur athletes. Among the experts interviewed are hockey player Keith Primeau, American Olympian Cindy Parlow Cone, and award-winning sports broadcaster Bob Costas. Based on the nonfiction book by Chris Nowinski. ~ Perry Seibert, Rovi Cast: Chris Nowinski, Alan Schwarz, Keith Primeau, Cindy Parlow Cone, Bob Costas, Isaiah Kacyvenski, Bill Daly, Brendan Shanahan, Robert Cantu, Ann McKee, Robert Stern, Hunt Batjer, Gary Dorshimer, Ruben Echemendia, Douglas Smith, Steven Galetta, Laura Balcer, Christina Master, Eric Laudano Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

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