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Study: MMA Brain Injury Risk Higher Than Boxing

A new study says about a third of professional mixed martial arts matches end in knockout or technical knockout, indicating a higher incidence of brain trauma than boxing or other martial arts.

03/28/2014

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Boxing, MMA Meet To Support Head Injury Research

Bringing together the rival bodies of boxing and mixed martial arts is no small feat. But there is one common cause on which they can agree – the need for brain trauma research.

02/04/2014

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Military Warrior Support Foundation Donates Home In Hurst

Staff Sergeant Erica Denmark picked up the keys today, to her family’s new home in Hurst.

01/30/2014

VA North Texas Health Care System serves more than 113,000 Veterans. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Dallas VA Hospital Opens Suite For Vets With Brain Injuries

The Dallas Veterans Affairs Medical Center opened a new suite Monday for veterans with polytrauma and traumatic brain injury.

10/21/2013

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Family Hopeful As Son Recovers From Brain Injury Following Accident On Lake

Two Tarrant County educators are facing a touch test in the coming weeks. Their son is recovering from a traumatic brain injury that happened during a boating accident.

09/10/2013

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North Texas Doctors On Board With President’s $100 Million Brain Mapping Plan

Scientists have mapped the human genome. Now, they may have to do something even more complicated – map the human brain.

CBS 11–04/02/2013

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Vet’s Difficult Recovery Made Harder By VA Delays

Ray Queen was deployed to Iraq as a smiling Army infantryman. He returned with traumatic brain injuries, post-traumatic stress disorder, a shoulder injury, tinnitus and infertility.

10/24/2012

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