Category: Lee Goldstein

Some parents saying ‘no’ to tackle football over CTE fears

NBC News Lee Goldstein Hall of Fame linebacker Nick Buoniconti sat with his wife, Lynn, in their Hamptons home reminiscing about the past… Expert quote: “CTE develops slowly over years to decades and then it affects really basically all aspects of a person [sic] mental activity and their interaction with others. We see changes in learning […]

Compound Protects Brain Cells From Explosive Force

Chemical & Engineering News Lee Goldstein, School of Medicine Since 2000, more than 300,000 U.S. soldiers have been diagnosed with traumatic brain injury, which can trigger memory loss and psychiatric disorders. Aside from counseling and rehabilitation, doctors have no way of counteracting the brain damage caused by bomb blasts and other severe impacts… Expert quote: “These are exciting […]