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Brain Injury

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Man Arrested After 4-Month-Old Hospitalized With Severe Injuries

A Westmoreland County man was arrested last month after allegedly assaulting a 4-month-old child.

04/11/2014

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NFL Sponsors Concussion Imaging At Pitt

Could a certain kind of brain imaging called high definition fiber tracking help diagnose concussion and assess recovery?

01/23/2014

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Local Girl Honored As “Comeback Kid” After Surviving Accident Against All Odds

A 10-year-old girl’s brain injuries were so severe; doctors said she might not live let alone walk or talk. Now, nearly four years later, the “Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association” is honoring her with its 2012 “Comeback Award.”

12/04/2012

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New Technology Helping To Treat Veteran Brain Injuries

Over the last decade, with the United States fighting two wars, there has been an incredible increase in the number of service people with traumatic brain injuries.

11/09/2012