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VA works with PINK Concussions to encourage PTSD and TBI research in women

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Donated brains have become an integral part of research into both chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). However, the vast majority of brains donated to brain banks have come from male athletes and soldiers. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is working to correct this discrepancy with a collaboration between its […]

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Veterans With Moderate to Severe Traumatic Brain Injury More Likely To Be Unemployed

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It should be no surprise that traumatic brain injuries can cause disability, but the number of US veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars who are unable to work due to brain injuries is still a shock. A new report finds that approximately 45 percent of US veterans from the most recent wars in the […]

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