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CHICAGO | New advice on kids’ concussions calls for better tracking

CHICAGO  — New children’s concussion guidelines from the U.S. government recommend against routine X-rays and blood tests for diagnosis and reassure parents that most kids’ symptoms clear up within one to three months. Signs of potentially more serious injuries that may warrant CT imaging scans include vomiting, unconsciousness and severe, worsening headaches, according to the … Continue reading CHICAGO | New advice on kids’ concussions calls for better tracking

BRUSSELS | Watchdog lambasts European Commission over top job choice

BRUSSELS  — The European Union’s official transparency watchdog says the European Commission put public trust at risk by fast-tracking the appointment of a protege of its president, Jean-Claude Juncker, to a top job. Martin Selmayr, Juncker’s former head of Cabinet, was appointed Commission Secretary-General in February at a meeting that saw him promoted twice within … Continue reading BRUSSELS | Watchdog lambasts European Commission over top job choice