Tag: brain injury

5 articles

Out of Thin Air

Joe Namath believes hyperbaric oxygen treatment can reverse the brain damage he and others suffered playing football, so much so that a treatment center carries his name. The science, however, doesn’t support his claims.


How One Brain Came Back From Unconsciousness

Chronicling 1,541 days with a car accident survivor.


Some Assembly Required

On the recovery of snowboarder Kevin Pearce, who suffered a massive brain injury five days before the 2010 Olympics.


Head Trip

In his first Major League at bat, Adam Greenberg was hit in the head with a fastball. He never made it back.



How a burst blood vessel transformed the mind of a deliberate, controlled chiropractor into that of an utterly unfiltered, massively prolific artist.