NFL Set to Defend $1B Concussion Settlement Amid AppealsThere would not be coverage for depression, seizures and mood disorders, which some experts link to concussions.
Puppy Recovering After Being Buried AliveA 4-month-old puppy is recovering after being buried alive.
Baby Born Of Brain-Dead Mom Leaves Omaha HospitalAngel Perez was delivered by cesarean section on April 4th after his brain-dead mother was kept on life support for 7 weeks.
UPDATE: Missing Schizophrenic Man Found"With his delusions and his strength and his size - we're concerned for him, but we're also concerned for people who aren't familiar with him."
Missouri Executes 'Brain-Damaged' Death Row Inmate Cecil ClaytonThe Missouri Supreme Court, in a 4-3 ruling, declined to intervene Saturday. The court’s majority concluded there was no evidence that Clayton despite his brain injury isn’t capable of understanding his circumstances.
Body Of Chiefs LB Belcher Exhumed For Concussion ExamFormer Kansas City Chiefs' linebacker Jovan Belcher's body has been exhumed more than a year after he killed his girlfriend and himself so that his brain can be examined for signs of a degenerative condition linked to repeated concussions.
Study: Head Injuries Increase Stroke RiskThat means a head injury, even from a small fall or an auto accident, may cause abnormal clotting in the brain or damage to the brain's blood vessels.
Junior Seau Brain Tissue Released for StudySeau's death echoed last year's suicide of former Chicago Bears defensive back Dave Duerson. Duerson left a note asking for his brain to be studied for signs of brain trauma.