A new study released Monday in the online version of the Journal Pediatrics finds a 92% increase in the number of children and teens going to the hospital emergency room with sports-related traumatic brain injuries (TBI), such as concussions.
Expect big back ups this weekend on southbound 471. The Revive the Drive project is wrapping up, but the final work is expected to cause major traffic slowdowns.
Starting Friday night at ten, crews will be working on overhead sign replacements, then at 3:00 Saturday morning traffic will be restricted to a single lane from the Daniel Carter Beard, or Big Mac, bridge to I-275.
More than 780 million people worldwide lack access to clean drinking water and 2.6 billion don't have access to proper sanitation. For local water technology companies those numbers are a call to action and a major business opportunity.
The most recent statistics show the Tri-State has the highest concentration of water technology patents per capita in the United States. As of October, 2010, the number stood at 687, according to the United States Patent and Trademark Office.