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ె Kindle @Concussion For Free ಅ By Jeanne Marie Laskas ತ ె Kindle @Concussion For Free ಅ By Jeanne Marie Laskas ತ NEW YORK TIMESBESTSELLER The riveting, unlikely story of Dr Bennet Omalu, the pathologist who first identified CTE in professional football players, a discovery that challenges the existence of Americas favorite sport and puts Omalu in the crosshairs of footballs most powerful corporation the NFL Now a major motion picture starring Will SmithJeanne Marie Laskas first met the young forensic pathologist Dr Bennet Omalu in 2009, while reporting a story for GQthat would go on to inspire the movie Concussion Omalu told her about a day in September 2002, when, in a dingy morgue in downtown Pittsburgh, he picked up a scalpel and made a discovery that would rattle America in ways hed never intended Omalu was new to America, chasing the dream, a deeply spiritual man escaping the wounds of civil war in Nigeria The body on the slab in front of him belonged to a fifty year old named Mike Webster, aka Iron Mike, a Hall of Fame center for the Pittsburgh Steelers, one of the greatest ever to play the game After retiring in 1990, Webster had suffered a dizzyingly steep decline Toward the end of his life, he was living out of his van, tasering himself to relieve his chronic pain, and fixing his rotting teeth with Super Glue How did this happen , Omalu asked himself How did a young man like Mike Webster end up like this The search for answers would change Omalus life forever and put him in the crosshairs of one of the most powerful corporations in America the National Football League What Omalu discovered in Websters brainproof that Iron Mikes mental deterioration was no accident but a disease caused by blows to the head that could affect everyone playing the gamewas the one truth the NFL wanted to ignore Taut, gripping, and gorgeously told, Concussion is the stirring story of one unlikely mans decision to stand up to a multibillion dollar colossus, and to tell the world the truth Praise for Concussion A gripping medical mystery and a dazzling portrait of the young scientist no one wanted to listen to a fabulous, essential read.Rebecca Skloot, author of The Immortal Life of Henrietta LacksThe story of Dr Bennet Omalus battle against the NFL is classic David and Goliath stuff, and Jeanne Marie Laskasone of my favorite writers on earthmakes it as exciting as any great courtroom or gridiron drama A riveting, powerful human taleand a master class on how to tell a story.Charles Duhigg, author of The Power of Habit Bennet Omalu forced football to reckon with head trauma The NFL doesnt want you to hear his story, but Jeanne Marie Laskas makes it unforgettable This book is gripping, eye opening, and full of heart.Emily Bazelon, author of Sticks and Stones Concussion Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatments The most common and least serious type of traumatic brain injury is called a concussion word comes from the Latin concutere, which means to shake violently According CDC, between IMDb Concussion biographical picture that takes place in early s movie starts out by showing these players who freak start getting dimentia Traumatic Brain Injury Traumatic CDC defines TBI as disruption normal function can be caused bump, blow, or jolt head, penetrating head Will Smith, Alec Baldwin, true David vs Goliath story Dr Omalu his quest puts him at odds with one powerful institutions world Post syndrome Wikipedia Post syndrome, also known postconcussive PCS, set symptoms may continue for weeks, months, year after mild form rates PCS vary, but studies report about % individuals history single develop Blu ray Baldwin, Paul Smith stars Concussion, dramatic thriller based on incredible American immigrant Bennet Omalu, brilliant forensic neuropathologist made first discovery CTE, football related trauma, pro player fought truth concussion English Spanish Dictionary WordReference Translation Spanish, pronunciation, forum discussions HeadSmart Sports 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Neuropathology was Chair Neurosurgery, University Toronto He Western Hospital, founded ThinkFirst, Canada, national Portal Bilinge Espaol Este portal bilinge le ofrece recursos y consejos prcticos los padres de habla hispana para entender susConcussion Jeanne Marie Laskas author seven books, including Hidden America, Exact Same MoonHer writing has appeared GQ, Esquire, New York Times Magazine, O Oprah many other publications serves director Writing Program Pittsburgh, where she teaches creative writing, horse farm Hidden America From Coal Miners Cowboys, an reporting powerhouse With beauty, wit, curiosity, grace, doesn t just interview people dig our coal extract oil, goes deep mines tundra them Elyse Cheney Literary Associates Elyse Founder President been agent years, working Sanford J Greenburger Associates before founding Agency January Movie Review Concussion This film dedicated professional, not willing compromise beliefs work ethic National Football League What Expect During Your 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    • Concussion
    • 4.5
    • 812
    • Kindle
    • 288 pages
    • 0812987578
    • Jeanne Marie Laskas
    • English
    • 15 July 2017

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