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For years NFL officials denied that playing football can cause brain injuries, but the NFL's disability board concluded otherwise. Prim Siripipat talks to Steve Fainaru about the documents he and his brother, Mark Fainaru-Wada, uncovered.November 15, 2012
Interviews and previously unpublished documents raise new questions about how Dr. Elliot Pellman -- a Long Island rheumatologist with no previous expertise in brain research -- came to wield so much authority over the NFL's concussion program.August 15, 2013
Several research groups competed to study Junior Seau's brain after he died. Did the NFL help pick the winner?April 27, 2013
HBO's "The Crash Reel" documents pro snowboarder Kevin Pearce's 2009 training accident that left him with a traumatic brain injury. The film will screen at X Games Aspen on Jan. 23 from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at the Wheeler Opera House.January 16, 2013
Almost two years to the day of suffering a tramatic brain injury, Kevin Pearce straps in and returns to the mountain.December 14, 2011