Network News

  • Neuroscience Presentation Brings Miracle Story to Brandeis
  • 11/09/2012
  • (The Brandeis Hoot) - Peggy Sue Lebba, who suffered a traumatic brain injury that at one point rendered her incapable of communicating with others, shared her remarkable story of recovery at an event sponsored by the Brandeis Neuroscience Club on Monday evening.
  • From Ironman to Brain Surgery and Back Again
  • 11/08/2012
  • (Daily Pennsylvanian) - Ironman races are grueling. Recovering from intensive brain surgery might be even harder. Candace Gantt is one of the few people who can actually compare the two from experience.
  • Wesley J. Smith: There Will Be Death Panels
  • 11/07/2012
  • (NRO) - The people of the United States ensured an Obamacare future by apparently reelecting President Obama and maintaining a Democratic Senate. Here are the immediate consequences:
  • Backers of Doctor-Assisted Suicide Concede
  • 11/07/2012
  • (AP) - Supporters of a ballot question legalizing physician-assisted suicide for the terminally ill in Massachusetts have conceded defeat, even though the vote is too close to call. A spokesman for the Death With Dignity Act campaign said in a statement early Wednesday that "regrettably, we fell short."
  • Special Team: Chy and Her Boys
  • 11/06/2012
  • (By Rick Reilly/ESPN.com) - How about a little good news? In the scrub-brush desert town of Queen Creek, Ariz., high school bullies were throwing trash at sophomore Chy Johnson. Calling her "stupid." Pushing her in the halls.
  • Bill Maher's Bigoted Mocking of Terri Schiavo
  • 11/05/2012
  • (By Mark P. Mostert, Ph.D./WND) - The ugly side of humanity has always had problem with Terri Schiavo - mostly because it's easy to beat up on people who can't defend themselves.
  • Brain Injury Survivor in for the Long Haul
  • 11/03/2012
  • (ReporterHearld.com) - Audrey Bocock was a professional triathlete and was third in the nation in her age group. She was accepted into medical school. She was going to be a trauma surgeon. "I would have been a great surgeon," she said.
  • Brain Injury Survivors Help Each Other Recover
  • 11/01/2012
  • (HawaiiNewsNow) - More than two million Americans sustain brain injuries each year. There are few programs in Hawaii that help patients transition from hospital and acute care into the community, but we found one that helped change them - right before our very eyes.
  • Jewish Physician: Assisted Suicide Will Ruin Medical Profession
  • 10/31/2012
  • (Catholic Free Press) - A Jewish doctor told Catholics he wants physician-assisted suicide to remain illegal - because it has never been part of medicine and may destroy the medical profession in its moral foundations.
  • "Plant Rights" on NPR
  • 10/30/2012
  • (NRO) - The environmental movement is growing increasingly radical and anti human. Taking a beat from the animal rights movement, we have seen increasing advocacy for human-stifling agendas such as "nature rights" ...