Caught in the crossfire of St. Louis violence, innocent victims face lifelong health issues – STLtoday.com


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Caught in the crossfire of St. Louis violence, innocent victims face lifelong health issues
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“We're seeing a lot more of those types of stories where people are just firing into cars or houses and the kid happens to be in the car or the house at the time,” said Dr. Martin Keller, trauma medical director at St. Louis Children's Hospital. “It's

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Pleasant Grove man stays active after paralyzing accident – Salt Lake Tribune


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Pleasant Grove man stays active after paralyzing accident
Salt Lake Tribune
When he awoke, he learned that he had broken his neck, his back, his hip, his lungs had collapsed, and he had a serious head injury. “The next thing I remember is laying there in the hospital bed and I've got my family all around me crying,” recounted

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How to protect youth football players from brain injury – The San Diego Union-Tribune


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How to protect youth football players from brain injury
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Baseline testing gives us a measure of a person's unique cognitive abilities before they sustain a head injury. Then, after a suspected concussion, we have them perform the same test again and compare the results. We perform baseline testing on our

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