Head Injury

Texas Bill Requires Schools to Have Concussion Oversight Teams

House Bill 2038 takes coaches out of the process of determining a concussion.

Posted Tuesday, September 6, 2011

CDC Report: Assessing Impact of Traumatic Brain Injury-related Deaths

On average, 53,000 Americans died each year as a result of a TBI

Posted Friday, May 6, 2011

Four-Year Old Critical After Fall From Escalator

Boy fell onto a store display case on the first floor.

Posted Tuesday, March 15, 2011

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Doctors Optimistic On Ariz. Representative's Recovery

Bullet traveled the length of the left side of the brain.

Posted Monday, January 10, 2011

California Principal Blocked Ambulance From Injured Player

Crew had to haul a gurney 75 yards down field.

Posted Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Utah Driver Killed Jumping From Truck

Brakes failed on way down road.

Posted Monday, October 11, 2010

"Transformers 3" Extra Injured In Crash

Extra suffered a serious head injury during a stunt.

Posted Thursday, September 2, 2010

Canadian Teen Injured In Grain Elevator Fall

The unconscious female fell 75 feet.

Posted Monday, July 26, 2010

Head Injury for 3-Year Old at Dodgers Game

Line drive fractured the skull of a girl at Dodgers Stadium.

Posted Wednesday, June 9, 2010


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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