By Justin Caba | Tue, 11/26/2013 - 12:21
Parkour, also known as free-running, may have caused an accidental fall that has left a 15-year-old from Santa Rosa, Calif. in a medically-induced coma.
By Lizette Borreli | Wed, 10/02/2013 - 13:55
‘League of Denial,’ a new football book, exposes the NFL minimizing the connection between football, concussions, and brain damage.
By John Ericson | Sun, 09/08/2013 - 14:54
The 49-year-old Brazilian man's 'excessive and persistent' generosity may have significant bearing on scientific knowledge.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 06/11/2013 - 19:38
Two recent studies have shown the long-term effects of heading soccer balls on the brain's cognitive abilities, and they're not good.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Tue, 06/04/2013 - 14:10
Khyati Shah's lawyer says that she intends to sue Miguel and possibly the Billboard Music Awards if a neurological exam shows she suffered brain damage.
By Ansa Varughese | Thu, 05/30/2013 - 14:07
Taking doses 1,000 to 10,000 times smaller than a marijuana cigarette, a few days before and after an injury, could benefit cognitive functions and brain cells.
By Anthony Rivas | Fri, 05/24/2013 - 00:16
Four months after receiving stem-cell therapy, a boy who had been in a vegetative state from severe brain damage was almost able to function normally.
By Ashik Siddique | Tue, 04/16/2013 - 23:54
Aerobic exercise can prevent, and possibly reverse, brain damage from alcoholism. A new study finds that regular workouts were related to white matter health, related to cognitive function, in heavy drinkers.
By Nikki Tucker | Fri, 09/14/2012 - 11:15
The New York City Board of Health now requires parental consent from parents before an infant can participate in any form of Jewish ritual circumcision.
By Amber Moore | Thu, 08/30/2012 - 15:15
Listening to familiar music can help people who've lost consciousness due to brain damage.