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'Concussion' director says no compromises made for NFL

...months before it hits theaters, the Will Smith football head-trauma film "Concussion" is already sparking, about the NFL's response to the dangers of head trauma, was still broadcast by "Frontline." Omalu was heavily...
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Driver fatigue cited as cause of Tracy Morgan crash

...Comedian James "Jimmy Mack" McNair of Peekskill, New York, a mentor of Morgan's, was killed. Morgan suffered head trauma, and was in a coma for two weeks. Three other passengers in the limo suffered serious injuries.Morgan, a former...
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WWE seeking to block concussion suits

...73-year-old, who has not wrestled in 12 years, said he's positive his conditions are due to years of suffering head trauma in the ring."Sargent Slaughter once went nuts on me and beat me unconscious with a turnbuckle," he said. "My...
Photo: Meet Bryce

...Seward. Bryce was the last pup rescued in 2014 after being found at Land's End in Homer. Veterinary staff believe head trauma is to blame for Bryce's vision loss, which has deemed him non-releasable by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric...
Tracy Morgan settles suit with Wal-Mart over fatal crash

...the others back from a show in Delaware last June. Comedian James "Jimmy Mack" McNair was killed. Morgan suffered head trauma, a broken leg and broken ribs and is still recovering.Wal-Mart reached a settlement with McNair's two children...
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Troopers say woman dies after crashing 4-wheeler in village

...over two times throwing her off.Troopers say Spein was not wearing a helmet.Troopers say the woman sustained severe head trauma and she was transported to the village clinic. Troopers say that within 15 minutes of her arrival, Spein went into...
My Turn: An open plea to fellow cyclists

...helmet. Several of the doctors asked to take photos of it to share with their colleagues and staff in the treatment of head trauma, and to drive home the absolute necessity of wearing a helmet.I bike to work frequently and count the number of hardcore...
Dying sex offender's family pleads for mercy

...His physical ailments stem from a life of poverty, which has taken its toll, the family said. They said he suffered head trauma when he was young, and that he had a crippling heart attack about six years ago.Mentally, he has serious issues...
Judge dismisses indictment against man accused of murdering infant

...testified that the cause of death was something akin to Shaken Baby Syndrome, which is now referred to as Abusive Head Trauma. Sugar noted that Orr's brain injury did not stem from an "impact injury," like hitting a hard surface, since...
What puts the 'super' in Super Bowl

...adrenaline, that allows them to pretend they are made of steel? Of course, the real damage - the dementia brought on by head trauma - is years, even decades, away. The concussion discussion was launched several years ago by the revelation that former...


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