After Surviving Classroom Shooting, LA Teacher Reconsiders What School Safety Means – Education Week


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After Surviving Classroom Shooting, LA Teacher Reconsiders What School Safety Means
Education Week
Police said the gun fired one bullet from inside a backpack that traveled through the girl's wrist before striking her classmate in the head. Two other students and Zelsdorf had more minor injuries, like abrasion wounds. The school went on lockdown as

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This strange syndrome causes people to think their loved ones have been replaced by identical impostors – Tyler Morning Telegraph


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This strange syndrome causes people to think their loved ones have been replaced by identical impostors
Tyler Morning Telegraph
This condition is the most common type of dementia after Alzheimer's disease, and it is caused by the abnormal buildup in the brain of proteins called Lewy bodies. Studies have shown that Capgras syndrome is relatively common in patients with Lewy body

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Brain injury may increase dementia risk – Brinkwire (press release)


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Brain injury may increase dementia risk
Brinkwire (press release)
The researchers made use of reliable national databases and looked at dementia cases that only developed since injury. They also adjusted their analysis for various health factors that could have influenced any link seen. Overall, researchers found
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Traumatic Brain Injury May Raise Dementia Risk – ReliaWire


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Traumatic Brain Injury May Raise Dementia Risk
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While the association with TBIs and increased risk of dementia was found to be robust, only 1 in 20 of the full cohort of nearly 3 million experienced a TBI. Of these, only 1 in 20 of them (6,724) developed dementia. This means rates of both were quite
Numbers and severity of brain injuries raises dementia riskBrinkwire (press release)


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Traumatic Brain Injury May Raise Dementia Risk – ReliaWire – ReliaWire


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Traumatic Brain Injury May Raise Dementia Risk – ReliaWire
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Individuals who have experienced brain injuries have a higher risk of dementia later in life, research based on a study of nearly 3 million people in Denmark suggests. Researchers identified people who'd experienced a traumatic brain injury (TBI) and
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My visit to the world's largest refugee camp — The incredible stories I heard in Bangladesh – Fox News


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My visit to the world's largest refugee camp — The incredible stories I heard in Bangladesh
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Many of the refugees who made it across the Bangladeshi border would not have survived their injuries if not for the volunteer doctors of organizations such as Doctors Without Borders. As people poured in across the Bangladesh border, trauma victims

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