The Latest Brain -Related News and Articles of Interest

9/11 First Responders Have Higher Odds for Alzheimer's 

Read Study: First responders to the 9/11 terrorist attacks appear to be at increased risk for Alzheimer's disease and dementia, new research suggests. U.S. News and World Report, July 2020

Civilian Medicine vs Military Medicine on Gliomas

Read Study: Survival among patients with glioma in the US military health system - a comparison with patients in the surveillance epidemiology and end results program-July 2020

 

A Better Understanding to Military's Blast Wave Injuries

View Dr. Perl, MD's presentation on the effects of blast traumatic brain injury and the human brain

"Ya Gotta Believe"

Our Mission and Approach

The Tug McGraw Foundation (TMF) was established by Tug McGraw in 2003 to enhance the quality of life for individuals diagnosed with debilitating neurological brain conditions such as brain tumors, mild-traumatic brain injury, and post-traumatic stress disorder. We believe in making connections and collaborating with others to better achieve our mission.  We do so through… 

Providing sustainable brain wellness and brain engaging programs that help improve cognitive functions, physical fitness, food choices, as well as spiritual and social connections
TUG MCGRAW BRAIN FOOD GARDEN
TUG MCGRAW MIXED NUTTS
TUG MCGRAW CREATIVE BRAIN
Sharing timely resources from our expansive, vetted and well connected network to help empower individuals, caregivers and their support network
BRAIN TUMOR
 
POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS
 
MILD-TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY
Connecting and fostering collaboration across military and civilian medicine and technologies
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The Tug McGraw Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, tax-exempt organization designated by the Internal Revenue Code. Our tax identification number is 20-0586256.

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Intergenerational activities

Tug's Mixed Nutts softball program aims to energize individuals, reduce a sense of isolation and give a sense of purpose. Navy veteran John Lew playing an exhibition game with Tug's Mixed Nutts at San Francisco's Fleetweek.

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