Device Can Rapidly Test Soldiers, Athletes For Brain Injuries That Otherwise Could Go Unnoticed

A device in development may soon be able to make identifying brain injuries in emergency medical circumstances much easier, a new study suggests. And private donors investing their wealth thoughtfully are largely to credit.BrainScope announced on Aug. 26 that a peer-reviewed study by New York University School of Medicine and the Johns Hopkins University School… Read More Device Can Rapidly Test Soldiers, Athletes For Brain Injuries That Otherwise Could Go Unnoticed

Driver who struck Lafayette College freshman, causing catastrophic brain injuries, pleads guilty

A Lower Mount Bethel Township man with a history of alcohol abuse pleaded guilty this afternoon in a crash that critically injured a Lafayette College freshman.Wilson Kneebone, 49, pleaded guilty to aggravated assault by vehicle and driving under suspension before Northampton County Judge Jennifer Sletvold, according to court documents.Sentencing was deferred so Kneebone could undergo… Read More Driver who struck Lafayette College freshman, causing catastrophic brain injuries, pleads guilty

Targeted Brain Training Improves Cognitive Performance of Youngsters with Traumatic Brain Injuries: Study

Targeted brain training can improve cognitive performance of adolescents suffering from traumatic brain injuries.Researchers at the Center for BrainHealth in the University of Texas, Dallas, examined brain health of 20 adolescents aged between 12 and 20 years. All of them suffered from some kind of traumatic brain injury at least six months prior the study.… Read More Targeted Brain Training Improves Cognitive Performance of Youngsters with Traumatic Brain Injuries: Study