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Apr 9, 2013 at 10:01 AM
Former NFL players trying to sue the league over concussion-linked injuries argued in court Tuesday that the NFL "glorified" violence and profited from damaging hits to the head.
Apr 2, 2013 at 11:31 AM
A family lawsuit over the suicide of Pro Bowler Junior Seau has been consolidated with NFL concussion litigation in Philadelphia.
Jan 23, 2013 at 9:35 AM
The family of Junior Seau has sued the NFL, claiming the former linebacker's suicide was the result of brain disease caused by violent hits he sustained while playing football.
Dec 3, 2012 at 8:05 AM
Should veterans deemed too mentally incompetent to handle their own financial affairs be prevented from buying a gun?
Sep 10, 2012 at 2:22 PM
Scientists are growing ears, bone and skin in the lab, and doctors are planning more face transplants and other extreme plastic surgeries. Around the country, the most advanced medical tools that exist are now being deployed to help America's newest...
Sep 9, 2012 at 12:05 PM
Scientists are growing ears, bone and skin in the lab, and doctors are planning more face transplants and other extreme plastic surgeries to help America's newest veterans and wounded troops.
Aug 29, 2012 at 11:22 AM
A man found dying in his driveway Saturday night suffered multiple blows to his head and stab wounds to his body, according to an autopsy completed Tuesday.
Aug 18, 2012 at 10:11 AM
A bill being considered in the Senate would expand the VA's medical benefits package so wounded military veterans, and their spouses or surrogates, don't have to bear the expense of treating infertility.
Jun 7, 2012 at 9:01 AM
A concussion-related lawsuit bringing together scores of cases has been filed in federal court, accusing the NFL of hiding information that linked football-related head trauma to permanent brain injuries.
May 27, 2012 at 10:51 AM
America's newest veterans are filing for disability benefits at a historic rate, claiming to be the most medically and mentally troubled generation of former troops the nation has ever seen.
Mar 29, 2012 at 7:33 AM
A top Pentagon official has ordered an emergency review of a controversial anti-malaria drug - now that it has been potentially linked to the massacre of Afghan civilians.
Mar 26, 2012 at 6:54 AM
The wife of a U.S. soldier accused of killing 17 Afghan civilians says her husband showed no signs of PTSD before he deployed, and she doesn't feel like she'll ever believe he was involved in the killings.
Mar 6, 2012 at 8:46 AM
Children with even relatively mild concussions can have persistent attention and memory problems a year after their injuries, according to a study that helps identify which kids may be most at risk for lingering symptoms.
Mar 2, 2012 at 8:32 AM
The soldier on the fringes of an explosion. The survivor of a car wreck. The football player who took yet another skull-rattling hit. Too often, only time can tell when a traumatic brain injury will leave lasting harm — there's no good way to diagnose the damage.
Mar 1, 2012 at 8:33 AM
Researchers are reporting the first treatment to speed recovery from severe brain injuries caused by falls and car crashes: a cheap flu medicine whose side benefits were discovered by accident decades ago.