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Are gun violence researchers becoming an endangered species?

...sympathetic to the NRA took the $2.6 million CDC had budgeted for firearm injury research and earmarked it for traumatic brain injury. Congressional Republicans also included language directing that no CDC injury research funding could go to research...
Nation and World
'Superfly' Snuka charged in girlfriend's 1983 death

...unresponsive in bed. She was pronounced dead at a hospital several hours later.An autopsy determined she died of traumatic brain injuries and had more than three dozen cuts and bruises, and concluded her injuries were consistent with being hit with...
Nation and World
Alaska is No. 1 in brain injuries, and an expert is visiting Southeast to explain why

...and rural residents."(Traumatic brain injury) is much more common than...of interest to people with traumatic brain injury, their family members...269-2084. For more on traumatic brain injuries and future education opportunities...
WWE seeking to block concussion suits

...trolling around looking for people to sue, we didn't have one person, none, claiming they had any kind of traumatic brain injuries, or dementia or ALS or any of the kind of stuff you seek associated with the NFL," McDevitt said.In a statement...
Tracy Morgan settles suit with Wal-Mart over fatal crash

...Morgan, who starred on "Saturday Night Live" and "30 Rock," suffered what his lawyer has referred to as a traumatic brain injury. The lawyer said in March that Morgan wasn't fully recovered but was "working very hard to get better, physically...
Not For Web
Brain injury network holds meeting

...Network is a nonprofit advocacy, education and resource navigation agency incorporated in 2003. ABIN is the Traumatic Brain Injury Advisory Board to the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority and the Department of Health and Social Services.
Housing First project moving forward

...who may experience developmental disabilities, mental illness, Alzheimer's, chronic addiction, and/or traumatic brain injuries. "We will make sure services will meet mental health needs through our partners (such as Rainforest Recovery...
Trooper hit 'dead end' in Fairbanks hit-and-run

...of leads, according to Alaska State Troopers.The crash on a rural road left a man with a broken back and a traumatic brain injury, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported. His 12-year-old daughter suffered a concussion and cuts.JP...
Building on numbers: Assessing housing solutions

...who may experience developmental disabilities, mental illness, Alzheimer's, chronic addiction, and/or traumatic brain injuries.Various agencies partnered together to get the projects going in two of Alaska's largest cities."Housing...
Obama: Too little info about youth concussions

...young people who play soccer, lacrosse, hockey and other sports also are at risk.A concussion is a type of traumatic brain injury that can be caused by a blow to the head, or a blow to the body powerful enough to jostle the brain around inside...


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