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Navy Football Team Honors Player Who Died After Slipping Into Coma

There are still no answers about what caused the deadly collapse of a Navy football player during practice. Will McKamey, 19, died last week after he slipped into a coma. Now his fellow midshipmen are trying to cope with the loss.

04/04/2014

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Navy RB Passes Away After Brain Injury

Navy RB Will McKamey passed away Tuesday. He had been in a coma following a brain injury.

03/25/2014

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Navy Football Player In Coma After Sustaining Brain Injury At Practice

A Navy football player remains in a coma after collapsing at practice.

03/23/2014

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NIH Funds Kennedy Krieger Study On The Impact Of Concussions On Kids

The NFL and the National Institutes of Health are coming together to learn more about brain injuries. The NIH is funding eight projects studying the long term effects of concussions.

12/19/2013

EYE EXAM

Eye-Opening Work: Doctor Helps To Get Children’s Brains To Communicate With Their Eyes

A doctor in Columbia says there are children who have been labeled as lazy or hyper or learning deficient who are none of those things. Instead, they have a simple problem getting their brain to communicate with their eyes.

12/16/2013

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Md. Company, NFL Group Teaming Up For Brain Drug Test

A potential treatment for traumatic brain injuries may be tested in retired professional football players, who are the focus of concern over blows to the head.

04/24/2013

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Chronic Wasting Disease Not Found In Maryland Deer

Maryland’s Department of Natural Resources says chronic wasting disease was not found in any of the 278 deer tested this season.

04/19/2013

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Einstein’s Brain In 3D At Md. Military Museum

A military museum in Silver Spring is exhibiting what it calls the first three-dimensional image of Albert Einstein’s brain.

04/05/2013

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Colleges Say Federal Cuts Could Cause Brain Drain

Automatic federal budget cuts could reduce government funding for research done at educational institutions, spending that totaled about $33.3 billion in 2010, Department of Education statistics show. And the possible cuts add to another anxiety at those schools and others across the country: brain drain.

03/18/2013

Talkshow host Montel Williams is from Baltimore.

Baltimore Native Montel Williams Joins Army Scientists In Brain Stimulator Study

Television personality Montel Williams is joining Army scientists at Fort Detrick in a medical research deal.

02/08/2013

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Doctors: Clinton Should Recover Fully From Clot

Experts agree that Clinton’s clot could have threatened her life if it had been missed.

01/03/2013

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New Pill Described As Viagra For The Brain

A pill that promises to make people think sharper is now available in generic form.

12/04/2012

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