brain damage

brain damage

DailyDirt: Braaiiins...

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Halloween is here, so what better time to talk about human brains? Zombies are always looking to eat fresh human brains, and evil scientists need to re-stock their supply of replacement organs, too. So here are just a few links for any parties that might be interested in getting their...
DailyDirt: Braaiiins...
New nanoparticle could save lives, limit brain damage by 'rebooting' brain blood flow
Study reveals elusive brain damage in retired NFL players, could lead to disease diagnosis before death

UK report: No evidence of mobile phone health hazard

www.electronista.com
There is no evidence of mobile phones being a health hazard, according to a review for the Health Protection Agency in the UK. The Advisory Group on Non-Ionising Radiation checked hundereds of cellphone exposure studies and did not find any conclusive links to cancer, infertility, or brain damage.......
UK report: No evidence of mobile phone health hazard

Hi-def fiber tracking helps pinpoint brain damage

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Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh hope the new imaging technique will help them identify neural connections broken by traumatic brain injuries and other neurological disorders. [Read more]...
Hi-def fiber tracking helps pinpoint brain damage

Pass notes, No 3,176: The Dark Side of the Moon

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The Pink Floyd album is David Cameron's favourite. Or is it?Age: 39.Appearance: Seminal.Seminal? As in sp–. No! As in influential, ground-breaking etc. We are, of course, talking about Pink Floyd's era-defining eighth studio album.Of course. The one that spent 11 years without a break in the top 100 and has...
Pass notes, No 3,176: The Dark Side of the Moon

We must be science's masters, not at its mercy | John Harris

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Recent advances in neuroscience, such as memory manipulation, create compelling ethical dilemmasThis week it was reported that soldiers could potentially, in the near future, have their minds plugged directly into weapons systems, and have their learning boosted by neural stimulation. The Royal Society's Brain Waves project on new directions in...
We must be science's masters, not at its mercy | John Harris

GE and NFL take the wraps off their $40M research project for tackling concussions

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Amid rising concern about the long-term effects of concussions, GE and the National Football League on Monday unveiled a $40 million research initiative and $20 million “open innovation challenge” aimed at improving the diagnosis and treatment of traumatic brain injuries. About a month ago, in the midst of all the...
GE and NFL take the wraps off their $40M research project for tackling concussions

NASA films dark side of the moon, finds no evidence of Brain Damage (video)

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Take a moment to Breathe, because this one's kind of heady. NASA has just published a new video of the Dark Side of the Moon and, contrary to popular belief, it's not really all that dark. (We'd probably describe it as a subdued gray, if we had to, but...
NASA films dark side of the moon, finds no evidence of Brain Damage (video)

Silicon Valley Pioneer Brett Bullington Is In Intensive Care After Biking Accident

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Brett Bullington, long-time Silicon Valley advisor, board member, and angel investor, suffered severe brain trauma in a bicycle accident outside of Bartlesville, Okla. last Monday. He remains unconscious at the ICU at Freeman Hospital in Joplin, Mo. According to his family, his condition is stable, but he may have suffered permanent...
Silicon Valley Pioneer Brett Bullington Is In Intensive Care After Biking Accident
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