Head injury

Concussions affect women differently than men, says study

Concussions affect women differently than men, says study

Concussions, also known as minor head trauma or mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) is the most common type of traumatic brain injury.

Oct 02, 2017, 13:19 PM IST
Number of concussion cases on the rise among US teens, says study

Number of concussion cases on the rise among US teens, says study

Concussions, also known as minor head trauma or mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) is the most common type of traumatic brain injury.

Sep 27, 2017, 11:23 AM IST
Former world motorcycling champion Nicky Hayden `extremely critical` after Thursday's bicycle accident

Former world motorcycling champion Nicky Hayden `extremely critical` after Thursday's bicycle accident

The 35-year-old American was hit by a car while training south of the Italian seaside resort of Rimini on Wednesday and was rushed to hospital with severe chest and head injuries.

May 19, 2017, 00:26 AM IST
Concussion: Know its common signs and symptoms!

Concussion: Know its common signs and symptoms!

Concussion is a brain injury which usually doesn't cause any external brain damage or internal bleeding.

Apr 15, 2017, 16:42 PM IST

Domestic violence linked to raumatic brain injury!

Head injuries are among the most common type suffered in domestic violence, which can lead to repetitive brain injuries that often have chronic, life-changing effects, much like what we see in athletes.

Oct 17, 2016, 13:44 PM IST
Striker Radamel Falcao out of hospital after `rugby tackle`

Striker Radamel Falcao out of hospital after `rugby tackle`

Falcao, 30, did not reappear for the second half and was later taken to a Monte Carlo hospital for scans on his head and chest.

Sep 23, 2016, 09:20 AM IST
Aussie umpire stable after head knock in Ranji Trophy match

Aussie umpire stable after head knock in Ranji Trophy match

Ward endured a blow to the head from a powerful shot by Punjab's Sran in Dindigul on Tuesday.

Dec 03, 2015, 09:33 AM IST

High-fructose diet hampers recovery from brain injury

 A diet high in processed foods which are often sweetened with high-fructose corn syrup may impair the brains' ability to heal after serious head injury, warn researchers.

Oct 03, 2015, 15:23 PM IST
Jules Bianchi had a bright future

Jules Bianchi had a bright future

Jules Bianchi was the coming man, a young French racer of Italian extraction with plenty of talent and every hope of one day joining the elite ranks of Ferrari Formula One drivers.

Jul 18, 2015, 09:18 AM IST
European Games: Russian boxer taken to hospital with head injuries

European Games: Russian boxer taken to hospital with head injuries

Russian boxer Gasan Gimbatov was taken to hospital on Friday after suffering head injuries during his gold medal bout against Britain`s Joe Joyce at the inaugural European Games.

Jun 27, 2015, 00:04 AM IST
Shia LaBeouf hospitalised post suffering severe head cuts while filming

Shia LaBeouf hospitalised post suffering severe head cuts while filming

 Shia LaBeouf suffered a massive head injury after a stunt went wrong during filming in North Dakota, and has been hospitalised.

Jun 25, 2015, 19:10 PM IST
Amitabh Bachchan committed to awareness about head injury, hepatitis

Amitabh Bachchan committed to awareness about head injury, hepatitis

 Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he wants to spread awareness about head injury and Hepatitis.

Jan 04, 2015, 16:10 PM IST

Australian batsman Phil Hughes dies of head injury

Australian batsman Phillip Hughes passed away today after succumbing to his injuries sustained during a domestic match when he was hit by a bouncer, Cricket Australia said. He was 25.

Nov 27, 2014, 11:43 AM IST
Phil Simmons hopes Phil Hughes makes full recovery

Phil Simmons hopes Phil Hughes makes full recovery

 Former West Indies batsman Phil Simmons said he hopes Australia's Phil Hughes makes a full recovery from the head injury sustained Tuesday during a domestic first class fixture.

Nov 26, 2014, 18:54 PM IST
Head injury causes immune system to attack brain

Head injury causes immune system to attack brain

Scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have found that stopping the body's immune system from killing brain cells can reduce the brain damage caused by head injuries.

Oct 20, 2014, 19:11 PM IST
Motorsports can't be 100% safe, says Robert Kubica

Motorsports can't be 100% safe, says Robert Kubica

Former Formula One driver, Robert Kubica says that Jules Bianchi's crash in the Japanese Grand Prix reminds that motor sport is always associated with danger and risk. On the race-day, Bianchi lost control of his car at Suzuka where an earlier incident had occurred, involving Sauber's Adrian Sutil.

Oct 15, 2014, 21:29 PM IST
Thibau Courtois defends Chelsea handling of his head injury

Thibau Courtois defends Chelsea handling of his head injury

Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has defended the Premier League leader`s handling of the head injury he suffered during last weekend`s 2-0 league victory over Arsenal.

Oct 12, 2014, 19:35 PM IST
Chelsea's Thibaut Courtois cleared of serious head injury

Chelsea's Thibaut Courtois cleared of serious head injury

Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has been cleared of a serious head injury after being substituted during the 2-0 Premier League victory over Arsenal on Sunday.

Oct 06, 2014, 19:58 PM IST
FIFA and other groups sued in US over concussions

FIFA and other groups sued in US over concussions

A group of parents sued several soccer organizations including the sport`s international governing body FIFA, saying they have failed to do more about concussions among children.

Aug 28, 2014, 10:37 AM IST

Windies bowler Roach shrugs off car crash

West Indies fast bowler Kemar Roach escaped serious injury when his BMW car flipped over several times on a rain-lashed Bridgetown road, local media reported Sunday.

Apr 21, 2014, 08:35 AM IST