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“brain damage”

Oct 12, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Even healthy people hallucinate, reports a new study. We think we see things based on our prior experiences.
Feb 18, 2015 12:10 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
There's currently no way to tell which patients will awake from a coma -- or when. A new marker could offer guidance for treating patients.
Nov 11, 2014 02:35 PM ET // Discovery News
If you smoke a LOT of pot, and you're a teen, your brain might take a beating later on.
Jul 24, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The child was able to survive head trauma for several years, but suffered from permanent brain damage as a result.
Oct 21, 2013 11:25 AM ET // Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
New developments in the science of resuscitation mean the line between life and death might not be as clear as we once thought.
Aug 9, 2012 04:11 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A Delaware pediatrician is accused of torturing his young daughter; was he trying to induce a near-death experience?