The Brain Aneurysm Foundation Press Releases
On the eve of Brain Awareness Week, The Brain Aneurysm Foundation is launching a campaign to raise awareness of the symptoms of a brain aneurysm.
The Brain Aneurysm Foundation is proud to announce the appointment of three new members to its Medical Advisory Board.
Foundation Honors Work of Leading Neurosurgeon
Research concludes that Advanced 3T MR can successfully image brain tissue around implanted titanium aneurysm clips.
On Friday, September 23rd, the United States Senate passed a resolution declaring September National Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month.
The Brain Aneurysm Foundation has launched a petition drive, asking supporters to petition Congress to put Brain Aneurysm Awareness on the map and designate September National Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month.
To help raise awareness of the dangers and increase public awareness and understanding of brain aneurysms, including methods of early detection and treatment, Senator John F. Kerry (D-MA) and Representative Edward Markey (D-MA) have introduced resolutions in Congress (S.Res.248 and H.Res.341), designating the month of September as National Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month.
The Brain Aneurysm Foundation has announced the recipients of its annual research grants. In 2011, The Foundation will award $160,000 in grants to eight individuals conducting scientific research directed at early detection, improved treatment modalities, and technological advances that will ultimately improve outcomes for patients with brain aneurysms.
The Texas State Legislature has declared September 2011 to be Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month. The resolution is designed to raise awareness of the dangers of brain aneurysms and increase public awareness of the symptoms and treatments available.
The Brain Aneurysm Foundation, the nation’s only nonprofit organization solely dedicated to providing critical awareness, education, support and research funding to reduce the incidence of brain aneurysm ruptures, has announced the launch of its new fundraising organization, Team BrainPOWER.
In 2011, more than 27,000 people in the United States will be affected by a ruptured brain aneurysm. More than 40% of these aneurysms will prove to be fatal. On the eve of Brain Awareness Week, The Brain Aneurysm Foundation would like to share information about the warning signs of a brain aneurysm.
On February 16, Donald Becker, Executive Vice President of The Kroger Co., died as a result of a ruptured brain aneurysm, a condition that will affect more approximately 30,000 people in the United States this year. By raising awareness of the symptoms of unruptured brain aneurysms and helping first responders diagnose ruptured aneurysms, The Brain Aneurysm Foundation hopes to reduce the incidence of ruptures and save lives.
Reduce your risk for an aneurysm with these helpful tips
Grants to be Awarded at Annual Symposium on Sept. 22 in Orlando
Bret Michael’s Recent Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Offers Opportunity to Raise Awareness of Symptoms of Brain Aneurysms
Recent Passing of Jerome York Offers Opportunity to Raise Awareness of Symptoms of Brain Aneurysms
The Brain Aneurysm Foundation Support Community Brings Together Individuals Affected By Brain Aneurysms
The Brain Aneurysm Foundation has developed an educational video – Early Detection of Brain Aneurysms: Life vs. Death – and distributed it to more than 4,000 early responders across the United States and Canada.
To raise awareness of the dangers of brain aneurysms and increase public awareness and understanding of brain aneurysms, including methods of early detection and treatment, the month of September has been designated Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month.
The Brain Aneurysm Foundation will award $145,000 in grants to leading researchers at the 3rd Annual Brain Aneurysm Foundation Research Grant Symposium. The symposium will help the Foundation continue to raise awareness of brain aneurysms, which affect an estimated 1 in 50 people in North America. All research grants will be awarded on September 17, 2009 from 6:00-10:00 p.m. at The Union League of Chicago, located at 65 West Jackson Boulevard, Chicago, Illinois 60604.
The Brain Aneurysm Foundation has developed an educational video entitled Early Detection of Brain Aneurysms: Life vs. Death. Designed to educate primary care physicians, emergency room physicians and first responders on the early detection of brain aneurysms, this 20 minute video focuses on recognizing the symptoms related to a brain aneurysm and performing appropriate diagnostic brain imaging to determine if an aneurysm is present.