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McCabe: Prep football more sensitive to concussions than ever

With many high schools fighting the numbers game when it comes to football, forfeits are bound to happen and nobody notices.

But when a school forfeits a game because it loses four players to head injuries, sirens blare, lights flash and alarmists want to turn football into two-hand touch. 595 more words


Matula Thoughts October 2, 2015

DAB What’s New October 2, 2015

Change, colors, chloroplasts, mitochondria, & detachment

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1. Michigan’s green landscape is changing now that October is here with the deciduous ritual of autumn colors creeping south at the rate of about 200 miles per week. 3,071 more words

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Fire Burns Vehicles At University Of Michigan Parking Structure

ANN ARBOR (WWJ/AP) – Authorities say a fire at a parking structure for the University of Michigan Health System Taubman Health Care Center has burned four vehicles. 174 more words


Strokes Steal 8 Years' Worth Of Brain Function, New Study Suggests

Effect is similar for older blacks & whites, U-M and VA team finds.

by University of Michigan Health System

Having a stroke ages a person’s brain function by almost eight years, new research finds – robbing them of memory and thinking speed as measured on cognitive tests. 694 more words

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Livonia's athletic trainers work hard to keep athletes on field

For the trio of Livonia public high school athletic trainers, many days start with the early-morning buzz of an alarm clock and end several hours later with the buzz of a fourth-quarter or third-period game clock. 860 more words


After overcoming rare diagnosis, health scare returns for Ada athlete

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ADA, Mich. (WZZM) — In July 2015, AnnaLee’s family tells WZZM the debilitating symptoms have returned without warning. 1,261 more words