Michael Schumacher makes slow progress

...Schumacher is now showing "moments of consciousness and awakening," more than three months after suffering serious head injuries in a skiing accident, the retired Formula One star's manager said Friday.Schu macher, 45, fell while skiing...

UGA student struck on scooter

...scooter was struck by a car in west Athens.Athens-Clarke County police said the student suffered "significant head injuries."Raphael Arbelaez apparently didn't see the oncoming car. Police said his vision may have been blocked by a city...

Jets sign Michael Vick, release Mark Sanchez

...their families sued the NFL in February, claiming the league hid information about the seriousness of concussions and head injuries sustained during their careers.Attorneys for the NFL and the plaintiffs filed a stipulation Friday to stay the case...

Formula One great Michael Schumacher still in 'critical state' after skiing accident in Alps

...offered a grim assessment of Michael Schumacher's head injuries Monday, providing no prognosis for the Formula One...Massa, who himself recovered from life-threatening head injuries at the Hungarian Grand Prix in 2009, wrote on Instagram...

Michael Schumacher's doctors attempt to awaken Formula One great from medically induced coma

...in since a skiing accident last month, his manager said Thursday.The 45-year-old Schumacher suffered serious head injuries when he fell and hit the right side of his head on a rock in the French resort of Meribel on Dec. 29. The seven-time...

Brain injuries of all severities require follow-up attention

...hit your head? Or have you ever suffered an assault that caused a head injury?Brain injuries cover a wide gamut of head injuries ? from mild to moderate to severe. Most of us believe that only severe brain injuries require follow-up care, such...

Toddler's death not caused by old head injuries, medical examiner testifies

...Judge Michael N. Annis after jurors announced they were deadlocked.Lehman confirmed that the child had some old head injuries. Bruises on her scalp could have been new injuries superimposed onto old ones, he said.Those injuries, however...

Head injuries, PTSD often alike in military, experts say

Helping soldiers who might be suffering from the after effects of a brain injury or from post-traumatic stress disorder can sometimes mean finding the root cause of their symptoms, military health experts told medical students at Georgia Regents University on Tuesday.

New trial sought in Columbia County toddler death

...Tripp's care when she died of head injuries.In both trials, experts testified...that the child had pre-existing head injuries before she was in Tripp's care...evidence Teaira had old, healing head injuries. Hawk said Teaira's head-banging...

Michael Schumacher ski crash took place off groomed trail

...Formula One great was clearly skiing off a groomed trail when he lost his balance and crashed, leaving him with critical head injuries, investigators said Wednesday.The investigators said they have ruled out problems with his skis, trail conditions...