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Lyle Jeffs trial delayed until late October over concerns about evidence, brain injuries

A judge on Friday postponed the trial of a former polygamous sect bishop so his lawyers can have more time to prepare for trial and determine whether their client has memory problems.  417 more words

Brain Injuries

Edmonton triathlete returns from brain injury to race for a cause

In the spring of 2012, Greg Shimizu’s restaurant, the Pourhouse Bier Bistro, was finally finding a solid footing on Whyte Avenue after two years of slowly building clientele. 397 more words

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Researchers Find Evidence of Brain Disease In 99% Of Ex-NFL Players Studied

A research team from Boston University and the VA Boston Healthcare System conducted the largest study into the link between football related brain trauma and the degenerative brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE. 260 more words

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Jeep Jam raises almost $15,000 for local brain injury programs

The 4th Annual Jeep Jam Poker Run raised $14,783 for local brain injury support programs.

Debbie Kay, president of the Windsor Jeep Club, said 147 participated in the Jeep convoy on Sunday that left On the Beach in Tecumseh heading out for a 76-kilometre ride through Essex County. 118 more words

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There Is A Post-Injury Update On The Future Of Katsuyori Shibata

Two month ago, Katsuyori Shibata was one of the biggest stars in New Japan, and figured to be a huge part of the main event scene, or at least the midcard title scene, as NJPW made… 202 more words

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Mich. hockey community rallies around paralyzed player

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Anthony Mastronardi lay on the ice, near the boards — his neck was broken, his brain was bleeding and his body went limp. 1,612 more words

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Beware of Common Hazards at Sports Stadiums

Baseball season is in full “swing” (pun intended), and over the course of the next several months, hundreds of thousands of individuals in the California area will flock to one or more sports arenas to cheer on the home team (whether that would be the Athletics, the Padres, the Giants, the Dodgers, or the Angels). 491 more words

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