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Brad Carter is seen here playing guitar after he was woken up during a procedure to stop involuntary tremors.(courtesy Twitter/@UCLAHealth

‘CSI’ Actor Sings, Plays Guitar During ‘Awake’ Brain Surgery

A Hollywood actor and musician took on one of his most challenging roles yet when he broke out in song and played guitar live during an “awake” brain surgery procedure.

05/23/2013

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Study: Junior Seau Suffered From A Degenerative Brain Disease

A brain analysis has revealed that NFL and USC great Junior Seau had a degenerative brain disease when he committed suicide last May.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/10/2013

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The Real-Life ‘Limitless’? Narcolepsy Drug Used To Provide Extra Energy Boost

A narcolepsy drug, dubbed the “Viagra for the brain”, is being used by some people to increase their brain function.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/20/2012

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Local Researchers Help Cancer Patients Deal With After Effects Of Chemotherapy

Memory failure. Loss of focus. An inability to concentrate.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/07/2012

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Study Looks Into The Secrets To A Superior Memory

In the CBS crime mystery series “Unforgettable,” Poppy Montgomery plays a female police detective Carrie Wells, who has a rare medical condition that gives her the ability to visually remember everything.

02/15/2012

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Former Trojan Mike Patterson May Need Brain Surgery

Philadelphia Eagles trainer Rick Burkholder said defensive tackle Mike Patterson has a brain condition that may require surgery.

08/04/2011

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Mary Tyler Moore To Undergo Brain Tumor Surgery

A representative for Mary Tyler Moore says the veteran sitcom star will have surgery to remove a brain tumor.

05/12/2011

San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow was severely beaten in the parking lot of Dodger Stadium in March 2011. (credit: Facebook)

Bryan Stow To Undergo Another Surgery

LOS ANGELES (CBS) — San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow, who was brutally beaten by two men at Dodger Stadium on March 31, is scheduled to undergo another surgery. A shunt will be placed in the […]

05/06/2011