Female Olympians Pledge To Donate Brains For Concussion ResearchU.S. bobsledder Elana Meyers Taylor, U.S. hockey player Angela Ruggiero, and six-time Olympian Hayley Wickenheiser of Canada have all pledged to give their brains to the Concussion Legacy Foundation.
1 In 5 Teens Has Suffered A Concussion, Study FindsThe study found that over 31 percent of students who played a contact sport the previous year reported having had at least one diagnosed concussion.
Large Report Shows Evidence Of Brain Disease In Most Football PlayersThe proof of a connection between playing football and brain injury is coming in as clear as day.
New Helmet Technology Isn't A Cure-All For Football's Concussion IssuesAs exciting as some of the new technology is, it isn't a full solution to the problem facing the sport.
Agent: Tom Brady Didn't Have Concussion Last Season The agent for Tom Brady says the New England Patriots quarterback wasn't diagnosed with a concussion last year.
Tom Brady’s Wife Gisele Bundchen Says He Played Through A Concussion Last SeasonThe NFL’s most popular player may have concealed a serious head injury during the 2016 season.
Concussions: The Hard Knock TruthFor decades the NFL has entertained America. Now its players are turning on the league, accusing them of keeping deadly secrets.
Keidel: NFL's Concussion ConfusionDid the NFL omit 100+ concussions from the study it relied upon to show no direct link between football and brain damage?
University Of Miami, Dade Public Schools Work To Treat ConcussionsThe University of Miami and Miami-Dade County Public Schools are teaming up to make concussion awareness, prevention and treatment a priority for all the student athletes in the county.
Fla. Bill Protects Student Athletes From Concussions Long gone are the days of “shaking it off” and playing through a sports injury. As more and more concussions are being diagnosed in high school sports, many more athletes are sitting on the sidelines. This is in large part due to both a new law and more coaches and trainers being trained on the condition.
3 Reasons Why FIFA Needs To Pay More Attention To ConcussionsTo many-a-fan's dismay, some players were noticeably 'out of it' and even collapsed after sustaining a head injury during play. While getting injured is something that can happen in any sport, certain protocols need to be followed to ensure player safety.
Dan Marino Files Lawsuit Against NFL Over ConcussionsFormer Miami Dolphins player and Hall of Fame quarterback Dan Marino has filed a lawsuit against the NFL claiming players were misled and that information about football-related brain injuries was not revealed.