The People's Perspective on Medicine
Clark Elliott, author, The Ghost in My Brain

Show 1012: What to Do About a Ghost in Your Brain

Clark Elliott knew the ghost of his former self could be retrieved, even after a severe head injury. Find out how he did it.

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Traumatic Brain Injury

Teens with Concussions May Struggle in School

When adolescents suffer concussions, they may need assistance during recovery to overcome a negative impact on their studies.

football player catches a touchdown pass
Traumatic Brain Injury

Football Concussions Can Cause Lasting Brain Damage

Years after retiring from the NFL, ex-football players show signs of significant brain damage as a result of suffering concussions.

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Traumatic Brain Injury

Progesterone Fails to Prevent Brain Damage

Early administration of progesterone did not protect brain function after trauma as had been hoped.