Science Fiction or Science Fact? Can Lab Developed Mini Brains Help In TBI Recovery?

Science Fiction or Science Fact? Can Lab Developed Mini Brains Help In TBI Recovery?

Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health are growing tiny replicas of the human brain to help the study of neurological diseases in a trend many hope could lead to better treatments and even cures for some of the most debilitating illnesses. The Hopkins scientists join a handful of other medical researchers…

PART TWO – CONCUSSION/TBI RECOVERY

PART TWO – CONCUSSION/TBI RECOVERY

Football’s become soft. Football has become soft,” Trump declared. “Football has become soft like our country has become soft.” *”What used to be considered a great tackle; violent head-on. You used to see these tackles, and it was incredible to watch,” Trump said. “Now they tackle — ‘Oh, head-on-head collision, 15 yard [penalty]’ — the…

After Six Confirmed Concussions, Would You Try And Stop A Loved One From Playing Football Again?

After Six Confirmed Concussions, Would You Try And Stop A Loved One From Playing Football Again?

By all accounts—his own, his teams’, and a top NFL-affiliated concussion specialist’s—Wes Welker is healthy and ready to play. It’s the concussions. At least six official ones in his career, maybe as many as 10. (That doesn’t count the ones he may not even know about.) He suffered three in nine months with the Broncos,…

Music And Its Affect On The Brain Can Help With TBI Recovery

Music And Its Affect On The Brain Can Help With TBI Recovery

Every time you listen to a piece of music, you’re actually giving yourself a deep, full-brain workout. Anyone who has heard a song knows that the feeling is unlike any other. Neurological research into music comprehension has glimpsed why that might be. A song starts with your ears and ends with the music resonating in…