PALM BEACH COUNTY HOME TO WORLD MOST MODERN BRAIN EXHIBIT

Today, BDB attended the grand opening for the South Florida Science Center’s new “Journey Through the Human Brain Exhibit”, coined the most modern brain exhibit in the world.  With a capital investment of $2.5 million, the 2,500 s.f. exhibit has 30 stations. CEO Kate Arrizza announced details about the exhibit and President Lew Crampton shared that it’s a “bottom up approach of telling the story of how the brain has evolved into the most complex structure in the universe.”   The exhibit strikes a great balance between complexity of the brain with educational stations that can reach children at a level they can understand.

MACHINES PREDICT RECOVERY TIME FROM A SPORTS CONCUSSION

The prevalence of concussions in sports is well known. So, too, is the challenge clinicians and others face when they have to decide when an athlete can return to the game after a head injury. While most athletes recover from a sports-related concussion in about seven to 10 days, some need more time. This predicament makes managing the treatment of sports-related concussions very complicated.

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NATION’S FIRST STEM CELL COLLECTION CENTER OPERATED BY A PUBLIC MARROW REGISTRY TO OPEN IN SOUTH FLORIDA

BOCA RATON, FL, March 6 – The Gift of Life Marrow Registry will become the nation’s first marrow registry to operate its own stem cell collection center, making it easier and faster than ever before for volunteer donors to save the lives of patients battling blood cancer around the world. Located within its new 22,000 square foot headquarters, the center will feature a warm, inviting, spa-like atmosphere focused entirely on the donor’s experience.

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