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Electroconvulsive Therapy On The Rise In Texas

Electroconvulsive therapy is on the rise in Texas, thriving as a treatment for some forms of mental illness.

12/14/2014

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High School Football Research Shows Brain Change Without Concussions

A new study raises questions about how safe it is for teenagers to play high school football.

CBSDFW.COM–12/01/2014

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Jury Gives Haltom City Babysitter 12 Years For Child Death

A 7-month-old baby girl died from an ‘abusive head injury’ last May. Today the child’s babysitter was sent to prison for causing her death.

CBSDFW.COM–07/14/2014

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Former Players Have Mixed Emotions On NFL Concussion Settlement

Some former players and others think the league is getting off cheap in its tentative settlement with victims of concussion-related brain injuries.

08/30/2013

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Retired Cowboys Players Making Impact In Concussion Study

34 former NFL players, mostly retired Dallas Cowboys, are allowing researchers to study their brains right here in North Texas. So far, the findings may be encouraging to parents of children playing contact sports.

01/07/2013