Brain Trauma Promotes Brain Disease

Brain Trauma Promotes Brain Disease

Concussions Promote Neurodegenerative Disease By Nicholas Bakalar, New York Times A traumatic brain injury, even a mild concussion, increases the risk for Parkinson’s disease, a new study reports. Researchers identified all patients diagnosed with T.B.I. in a Veterans...
CTE Takes Ken Stabler

CTE Takes Ken Stabler

Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy By John Branch, New York Times Shortly before he died in July, the former NFL quarterback Ken Stabler was rushed away by doctors, desperate to save him, in a Mississippi hospital. His longtime partner followed the scrum to the...