Archive for: brain injury


Football and Brain Injury: “Something Needs to Change”

Doctors diagnose more than 200 concussions in NFL players each year. That’s unacceptable, says Shyam Popat, BA ’15, especially considering the long-term consequences...



Top Army General Says Brain Injury Blood Test to be “Huge”

It happens all the time on the football field: A linebacker takes a hard hit to his head, shakes it off, and plays the rest of the game. He may have a concussion,...



Over the Edge and Back

A promising young personal-injury attorney, Joseph Huerta represented people who had been hurt in all sorts of devastating ways—and then it happened to him. Photo...