Wear Headgear While Playing Soccer
In a new study published in the July issue of the British Journal of Sports Medicine,from small scrapes to hospital emergencies, playing soccer can be painful, and even dangerous. To avoid head injuries and concussions the only effective solution is wearing soft protective headgear, as shown by Dr....
UH research team developing new noninvasive brain-mapping technology
...tients," Kubota said.
While the EEG and NIRS have existed for a number of years individually, Zouridakis said, using them together requires special headgear
to house the disparate sensors. Creating such a device has been the team's mission for years.
In 2002, Zouridakis was instrumental in developing th...
NASA Conducts Pilot Cognition Studies
...ly, unobtrusively -- determine when pilots become mentally overloaded."
Harrivel and the project are working with the test subjects, who don headgear
fitted with optical or electrical sensors and sit in a moving cockpit simulator that creates the sensation of flying. The tests measure electrical act...
Batted Balls Threaten High School Baseball Players
...chool athletes should wear head protection, study says
THURSDAY, June 5 (HealthDay News) -- Most high school baseball players should wear headgear
on the field to protect them from injuries from batted balls, a new study suggests.
At the very least, players should consider wearing mouth guards...
Punch-Drunk Effect- Every blow matters
...the head during their careers in the ring. However, not much is known about the brain injury risk faced by amateur boxers. They should wear protective headgear
and should not compete frequently.
The results revealed that after a boxing match, the boxers had higher average levels of the brain chemical...
Panama hat making a slow comeback
...n the Mayser factories give the final touch to some 10,000 prefabricated Panama hats per year.
The name Panama hat comes from the times when the headgear
was stored in the central American country of the same name prior to being shipped all over the world.
The hats can be wide, skinny, slack or fir...
Aussie teens applauded for declining sun tan
Adults were also more likely to protect themselves in the sun. According to the survey, 48 % of adults compared with 38 % of teenagers wore headgear
in the sun, with 23 per cent of adults and just five per cent of teenagers wearing a wide-brimmed hat. 55 % of adults compared with 22 % of teenagers ...
FreedomAire Surgical Helmet System
Features:...ong bubble lens to assure cool, comfortable breathing
Intake motor for drawing in filtered air
High/low switch changes air flow
knob customizes fit
Power cord connects battery with helmet fan
Super Power Pak battery runs for more than eight hours
Ergonomic lumbar be...