- Veterans with PTSD praise audio-therapy results Updated: Aug-29-15 1:54 am
SARASOTA, Florida - On March 23, 1994, as it made its approach to Pope Air Force Base in North Carolina, the nose of an F-16 clipped the right rear elevator of a C-130 in mid-air. Although the stricken transport managed to circle around for a safe landing, the jet fighter crew had to eject as their doomed plane, on full afterburner, hurtled toward the base.
- Movement to curtail concussions and make sports safer Updated: Aug-28-15 4:49 pm
SHERIDAN, Wyoming - When an athlete breaks a bone, sprains a joint or tears a ligament, the damage is easily identified by bruising, swelling and obvious pain.
- Review finds problems with ex-medical examiner's autopsies Updated: Aug-26-15 7:26 pm
HELENA, Montana - An independent review found significant problems with a half-dozen infant and child autopsies performed by a former Montana associate medical examiner, including missed, ignored or discounted brain injuries that should have prompted further investigation into how the children were killed.
- Former NFLer Ben Utecht writing book about head trauma Updated: Aug-12-15 2:44 pm
NEW YORK - Ben Utecht, the former NFL tight end who became a leading advocate for players suffering from head trauma, is working on a memoir.