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Suited for treatment of brain damage

For those with brain damage or neurological disorders treatment could be as close as the wardrobe. Read article

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Researchers use smart helmets, imaging to study brain injury risk in young football players

By combining biomechanics, brain imaging, and neurological testing, the team could develop tools to identify when a player has been hit hard enough, or repeatedly enough, to risk a concussion or other brain injury. In July, the researchers reported a … Continue reading

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Reebok introduces concussion technology

Created in partnership by Reebok and the tech company MC10 Inc., CheckLight measures how dramatically an athlete’s head moved upon impact. Read article

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Device company building handheld scanner to detect brain bleeds using infrared technology

The Infrascanner Model 2000 is a portable device that screens for intracranial bleeding to determine whether patients need a CT scan and immediate attention. Read article

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Earbuds Ping Your Head to Measure Swelling on Your Brain

If your brain is swelling, either due to infection or physical injury, you’re going to need these Headsense cranial monitors more than you need another hole in your head. Read article

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The mind-reading computer that could communicate with coma patients

Canadian researchers have developing a mind-reading computer that could help communicate with people in a coma. Read article

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Brain implants: Restoring memory with a microchip

U.S. researchers are hopeful that human trials on a revolutionary memory implant could get underway in the next two years. Read article

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