Category: Ann McKee

College Football Player’s Autopsy May Offer Clues to Brain Trauma

HealthDay News Ann McKee, School of Medicine Former Missouri State linebacker Michael Keck quit football after three years of Division 1 play and might have faded into obscurity… Expert quote: “This is a relatively understudied disease. But the loss of memory, the behavioral problems, the depression, the difficulties with learning and planning can and do […]

A gray matter

NCAA Champion Ann McKee, School of Medicine Concussion and its consequences are complex, but fear has surged ahead of science. To catch up, researchers funded by the NCAA and the U.S. Department of Defense teamed up in the largest concussion study in history. They hope to turn anxiety into answers… Expert quote: “I’m relieved to […]