May 3, 2012 Researchers found that only 20 percent of riders using shared bicycles wear helmets, despite the risk of injury. We took to the streets of Washington, D.C., to ask bicyclists, with and without helmets, about their choices.
December 15, 2011 Researchers think the treatment encourages brain cells to form new connections, allowing the brain to rewire itself to compensate for damage caused by a stroke.
May 16, 2011 In the first hour of Talk of Nation, debt ceiling explainer, and the opinion page looks at Haiti's inauguration. In the second hour, recovering for brain injury, and horse trainer Graham Motion.
September 10, 2010 Top Pentagon spokesman, Geoff Morrell, wrongly told reporters Thursday that military members with combat-related brain trauma weren't eligible for the Purple Heart. His mistake was later fixed but it suggested how far the Pentagon still has to go.
September 9, 2010 Many Army officers are reluctant to award Purple Hearts to soldiers with brain injuries.
August 27, 2010 Democratic lawmaker Rep. Harry Teague of New Mexico, pledged a deeper inquiry into brain-injured soldiers's medical care.
June 23, 2010 Senators Press Military To Improve Brain-Wound Care
June 17, 2010 Congress Questions Ft. Bliss Brain-Injury Care