Concussions: Spotting first concussion critical - Sun, 16 Jun 2013 PST An athlete receiving a second concussion before fully recovering from the first falls into a dangerous category known as Secondary Impact Syndrome (SIS). One leading expert on such injuries, Dr. Robert Cantu of the Center for the Study of Traumatic Encephalopathy at the Boston University School of Medicine, believes that 50 percent of these SIS incidents result in death.
June 16, 2013 - The Spokesman-Review
Coroner: Summerville woman's death ruled accidental The Dorchester County Coroner's Office has ruled the death of a Summerville woman as an accident following an investigation. Coroner Chris Nisbet says Tabetha Grooms cause of death was anoxic encephalopathy due to blunt force injury to head due to fall.
June 10, 2013 - Live 5 News Charleston
Mike Johanns in WSOCtv.com The results confirm the presence of (bovine spongiform encephalopathy) in this animal,Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns said at a Friday news conference.
Chuck Strahl in CIDRAP In marking the advent of the new rules yesterday, Canadian Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Chuck Strahl said the government "has taken a significant step toward accelerating the elimination of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) from Canadian...
Chris Nowinski in Pro Wrestling Torch I was saddened today, but not surprised, to learn that Andrew 'Test' Martin was suffering from Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE), a progressive degenerative brain disease caused by repetitive trauma, when he passed away,Nowinski said....