Brain Injury

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It’s Not Simply Getting Your ‘Bell Rung’

There is quite a bit more than a “smack in the head” when it comes to concussions and traumatic brain injuries. We probably have learned more about these injuries within the past five years than we had known in the past 50. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains what you need to know about concussions.


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Teen Credits Concussion With Giving Him His Musical Talents

Several of the music ensembles at Kent Denver High School are impressive, but the story behind a young pianist in one them is truly amazing.


Cullen Finnerty of the Denver Broncos poses for his 2008 NFL headshot. (credit: Getty Images)

Autopsy: QB Died From Pneumonia, Had Brain Disease

A former Division II college football star who disappeared in the Michigan wilderness during a fishing trip died of pneumonia caused by inhaling his vomit, after he became disoriented possibly because of painkillers combined with having a degenerative brain disease.


Mark Oldham (credit: Adams County Sheriff)

Adams County Investigators Search For Missing Man

On Thursday investigators in Adams County continued their search for a disabled man who had been missing since his house caught fire.