Saturday, March 17, 2018
New York Times: Clint Frazier is part of baseball's evolution on concussions
Michael Collins, PhD, says there are six types of concussions, each with about 20 subtypes. "Science is progressing rapidly now that we know it’s not a homogeneous thing.”
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
CNN: Public Health researchers question negative findings about opioid antidote
Mary Hawk, PhD, James Egan, PhD, and Chris Keane, ScD, counter a study that suggests that use of the lifesaving drug naloxone may lead to increased opioid use and more crime.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
The learning brain is less flexible than we thought
A CMU-Pitt team reports in Nature Neuroscience that they found definite limits to how quickly the brain can reorganize its neural activity when trying to master a new task.