NFL tight end for the Denver Broncos and Miami Dolphins, Julius Thomas, 30, announced his retirement from football to pursue his doctorate in psychology. Thomas is looking to anchor his research on CTE in order to investigate “the effects of contact sports on brain trauma and neurobehavioral performance.” Continue reading “NFL TE Julius Thomas Retires to Pursue Ph.D. in Psychology to Study CTE”
Queen Latifah’s mother, Rita Owens, passed away on Wednesday, March 21st after struggling with a heart condition for more than a decade.
“It is with a heavy heart that I share the news my mother, Rita Owens passed away today,” says Latifah. “Anyone that has ever met her knows what a bright light she was on this earth. She was gentle, but strong, sweet, but sassy, worldly but pragmatic, a woman of great faith and certainly the love of my life.” Continue reading “QUEEN LATIFAH’S MOTHER, RITA OWENS, DIES AFTER BATTLE WITH HEART DISEASE”