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University of Michigan Alumni Support Brain Aneurysm Research & Awareness at 12th Annual Chilimpiad

Every year, Alicia Paramo-Dionne and her husband, alumni of the University of Michigan, hold a well known chili cook-off at their home. Each year they select a local charity to support with the proceeds of the cook-off, and this year Alicia found The Bee Foundation. Read on to learn more about the event and why …

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U.S. District Judge Beverly Reid O’Connell Dies from Ruptured Brain Aneurysm

Memorial services are pending for U.S. District Court Judge Beverly Reid O’Connell of the Central District of California, whose death was announced by the court late Tuesday. O’Connell, 52, collapsed on Sept. 15 while participating in a program titled, “So You Want to Be a Judge?” co-sponsored by the State Bar and California Women Lawyers. …

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4th Annual Honey Bash Gala Raises Over $175,000 During Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month

The 4th Annual Honey Bash Gala for brain aneurysm research and awareness was held at the Cira Centre, a beautiful venue in the University City section of Philadelphia. The evening started with signature cocktails with spirits by Cisco Brewers and delicious hors d’oeuvres catered by Jose Garces, owner of JGDomestic. The silent auction opened at …

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Chi Psi Fraternity at George Mason University to Hold Week of Fundraising Activities in Memory of Brother who Passed Away from a Brain Aneurysm

Starting today, September 23rd, Chi Psi at George Mason University will be starting a week of fundraising for brain aneurysm research and awareness in memory of Travis Valentine, who passed away in February 2017 from a ruptured brain aneurysm. Their fundraising week will round out the month of September, which is brain aneurysm awareness month. …

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Smoking raises risk of aneurysm recurrence after endovascular treatment

In a new study, researchers report people who have experienced an aneurysm have another reason to quit smoking. A history of smoking significantly increases the chance that survivors will experience recurrence of a brain aneurysm, according to a University of Michigan study. Researchers say it’s a serious reminder about the importance of smoking cessation, especially …

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New Device Offers Hope for People With a Brain Aneurysm

As many as five million Americans have a brain aneurysm; a weakened, enlarged section of blood vessel in the brain, and because there are often no symptoms, many people don’t know they have them until it is too late. Researchers are now testing a minimally-invasive treatment that eliminates the deadly risk of the aneurysm bleeding …

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