Injury

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Research shows that even mild TBI can cause permanent brain changes in young adults – and that the damage worsens over time.
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Follow these step by step instructions to teach your students about the neuroscience behind reaction times, brain injuries, and spatial awareness.
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  • 19 min
A computer hooked up to a patient’s brain reads his thoughts and translates those into electrical signals.
  • Science Friday
  • 17 min
Brain-controlled prosthetics are making huge leaps forward thanks to new data.
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A man who could only speak a single syllable taught us all about the complicated brain functions behind language.
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Recent research show the manifestations of a brain injury depend on age, gender, and how the injury was sustained. Successful treatments may require taking these nuances into account.
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This video was made by teachers for teachers who want to create a lesson plan about brain injury.
  • Teaching Channel
  • 10 min
The researcher discusses the complexities of motor rehabilitation in people with stroke.
  • People Behind the Science
  • 24 min
Repeated head injuries on the field can put athletes’ health on the line.
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  • 104 min
Scientists explore how brief interruptions in blood flow can make the brain more resilient to a second insult.
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What happens in the brain during and after concussions and neurological trauma?
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It is fairly remarkable that Concussion, the movie, exists. Ten years ago, the public did not know much about concussions and other forms of brain trauma.
  • The Dana Foundation
One woman with a rare disease taught scientists about fear, by being fearless.
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  • 8 min

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