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Concussion Legacy Foundation’s Nowinski Gets Active on Social on Eve of Super Bowl

(Editor’s Note: The following is one of nine stories that will appear in Concussion Litigation Reporter this week. To subscribe, visit here.) Christopher Nowinski, Co-Founder & CEO of the Concussion Legacy Foundation (CLF), is as influential as anyone when it comes to highlighting the dangers of sports concussions. So it was no surprise that the…
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New Research Suggests Early Treatment May Mean Faster Recovery

Early clinical treatment may significantly reduce recovery time following a concussion, according to new research led by the University of Pittsburgh Sports Medicine Concussion Program. The results, published today in JAMA Neurology, suggest delays in seeking treatment can lead to unnecessarily longer recovery. “Our study emphasizes the importance of seeking appropriate, specialized care early on.…
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New York Brain Injury Attorney Elected as Vice Chair of the Brain Injury Association of America

The New York brain injury law firm De Caro & Kaplen, LLP has announced that senior partner Shana De Caro has been elected Vice Chair of the Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA). Founded in 1980, the BIAA is the oldest, largest and only nationwide brain injury advocacy organization in the U.S. As the voice…
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