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Angry dad rips school's response to teen's beating - Chatham Daily…

12-15-2018

Angry dad rips school's response to teen's beating  Chatham Daily NewsThe father of a Southwestern Ontario teen who was severely beaten at school is angry school administrators didn't call an ambulance while his son sat with a ...

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'Three courageous women' and a potentially game-changing... - The Athletic

12-15-2018

'Three courageous women' and a potentially game-changing...  The AthleticThe lawsuit will send a shockwave through Canadian amateur sport not because of the cover-up allegations or the crimes involved, but because of the way the ...

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Central football coach accused of ignoring beating that knocked out teen…

12-14-2018

Central football coach accused of ignoring beating that knocked out teen  Courier JournalThe lawsuit accuses Central High School football coach Marvin Dantzler and others of failing to punish a player for assaulting a younger teammate.

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Teen suffered brain injury after classmates threw trash can onto him…

12-14-2018

Teen suffered brain injury after classmates threw trash can onto him, $2.1 million suit says  OregonLive.comA lawsuit filed in Clackamas County Circuit Court on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, seeks damages for injuries suffered to a 16-year-old Rex Putnam High student.

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Lawsuit: Aide tackled Burlington County student, said she ‘had to learn’…

12-14-2018

Lawsuit: Aide tackled Burlington County student, said she ‘had to learn’  Cherry Hill Courier PostThe student continues to suffer headaches and anxiety caused by the confrontation that occurred in 2017 at Garfield Park Academy, a lawsuit claims.

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New Ammon optometrist goes beyond prescribing glasses | East Idaho -…

12-14-2018

New Ammon optometrist goes beyond prescribing glasses | East Idaho  Post RegisterA new optometrist in Ammon does more than just prescribe glasses.

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Candidate for Assembly part of quarter million settlement with the city…

12-14-2018

Candidate for Assembly part of quarter million settlement with the city  Juneau EmpireOne of the candidates for an open City and Borough of Juneau Assembly seat previously sued the city and was subsequently awarded over a quarter million ...

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Irvington Resident Joins Phelps Hospital Staff - River Journal Staff

12-13-2018

Irvington Resident Joins Phelps Hospital Staff  River Journal StaffDr. Mark Herceg, a neuropsychologist specializing in brain injury and concussion, has joined Phelps Hospital in Sleepy Hollow. Formerly, Dr. Herceg, was the ...

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When Present, Athletic Trainers Can Improve Concussion Outcomes For Student-Athletes -…

12-12-2018

When Present, Athletic Trainers Can Improve Concussion Outcomes For Student-Athletes  WisContextThe gridiron is not the only venue where athletics-related concussions can occur — every sport includes some risk of fall or collision that can result in a blow to ...

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Arkansas High Schools Get VR Concussion Training from TeachAids - Reality…

12-11-2018

Arkansas High Schools Get VR Concussion Training from TeachAids  Reality TechnologiesIn 2012 alone, kids aged 19 and younger made up an estimated 329,290 cases of traumatic brain injuries. This involved concussion from sports and other ...

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Education notebook - Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

12-10-2018

Education notebook  Arkansas Democrat-GazetteState law waivers on board's agenda. The Arkansas Board of Education has on its agenda for its 10 a.m. meeting Thursday the possible waiver of education ...

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NFL Grant Propels Colby Concussion Research to Next Level - Colby…

12-08-2018

NFL Grant Propels Colby Concussion Research to Next Level  Colby CollegeThe Maine Concussion Management Initiative (MCMI), based at Colby, will receive $475,000 from the National Football League to continue cutting-edge study ...

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Arkansas first state to launch statewide virtual reality concussion education program…

12-07-2018

Arkansas first state to launch statewide virtual reality concussion education program  Harrison DailyLITTLE ROCK — Arkansas once again is leading the nation in computer science education with the launch of CrashCourse across the state and announcing the ...

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Training Granted Full Accreditation for Continuing Medical Education - PR Web

12-06-2018

Training Granted Full Accreditation for Continuing Medical Education  PR WebSan Diego, CA (PRWEB) December 06, 2018 -- ImPACT Applications, Inc., the leading provider of validated concussion assessment tools, announced its ...

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Kids In Arkansas Are Using VR To Learn About Concussions -…

12-06-2018

Kids In Arkansas Are Using VR To Learn About Concussions  UploadVRThe State of Arkansas this month announced that it is implementing a new VR program about the effects of concussion across every one of its high schools.

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Arkansas launches new concussion education using virtual reality - 4029tv

12-06-2018

Arkansas launches new concussion education using virtual reality  4029tvArkansas leading the nation with new virtual reality concussion education.

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Virtual reality education program focusing on youth concussions - Newton County…

12-05-2018

Virtual reality education program focusing on youth concussions  Newton County TimesLITTLE ROCK — Governor Asa Hutchinson, in partnership with TeachAids, a nonprofit backed by Stanford University research with a focus on public health ...

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Youth concussion virtual reality education program set for all public high…

12-05-2018

Youth concussion virtual reality education program set for all public high schools  Booneville DemocratTeachAids creates virtual reality program CrashCourse to educate student-athletes about concussions.

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Mineola Middle School students’ give Board of Education taste of Albany…

12-04-2018

Mineola Middle School students’ give Board of Education taste of Albany  The Island NowMineola Middle School students gave the Board of Education a taste of what it's like to be a state official Thursday night. The seven students, selected from the ...

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The Maneater - The Maneater

12-04-2018

The Maneater  The ManeaterAs new evidence highlights the major risks of brain injury, it's time to abandon the game of football as we know it. Graphic. By Bryce Kolk. Dec. 04, 2018.

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Players at the heart of World Rugby's decision-making processes as Rugby…

12-03-2018

Players at the heart of World Rugby's decision-making processes as Rugby Athletes Commission meets in Monaco  LawInSportPress Release 3rd December 2018 Representatives of the world's top men's and women's players furthered collaboration on some of the biggest topics ...

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Arkansas Launches Statewide mHealth Program for Concussion Education - mHealthIntelligence.com

12-03-2018

Arkansas Launches Statewide mHealth Program for Concussion Education  mHealthIntelligence.comArkansas high school athletes will soon have access to an mHealth program that uses VR technology to teach them about the causes and effects of a ...

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Ryan McHugh says more education needed on concussion issue - Irish…

12-01-2018

Ryan McHugh says more education needed on concussion issue  Irish ExaminerA bleed on the brain and two concussions in the space of seven months convinced Ryan McHugh to take a complete break from football. Donegal's two-time ...

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National concussion study to examine gender effects -- NCAA-DOD grant -…

11-30-2018

National concussion study to examine gender effects -- NCAA-DOD grant  EurekAlertThe Virginia Tech team has been awarded over $1 million for research that will expand their ongoing concussion work into new sports not previously studied ...

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Arkansas implements Stanford concussion education initiative statewide - The Stanford Daily

11-30-2018

Arkansas implements Stanford concussion education initiative statewide  The Stanford Daily1, Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson announced in a press release that Arkansas would be the first state in the nation to implement a Stanford-backed ...

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Syracuse's Newhouse School offering concussion-reporting training - The Central New York…

11-30-2018

Syracuse's Newhouse School offering concussion-reporting training  The Central New York Business JournalSYRACUSE — Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications this fall participated in a concussion-reporting training program that ...

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Pamplin Media Group - THE CONCUSSION GAP - Pamplin Media Group

11-29-2018

Pamplin Media Group - THE CONCUSSION GAP  Pamplin Media GroupTHE CONCUSSION GAP, Local News, Lake Oswego local News, Breaking News alerts for Lake Oswego city.

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SyncThink Partners With DC Children's Hospital to Study Concussions - SportTechie

11-28-2018

SyncThink Partners With DC Children's Hospital to Study Concussions  SportTechieNeurotechnology company SyncThink has partnered with the Children's National Medical Center in Washington, D.C. to examine ocular motor deficits in youths ...

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How rugby and the NFL found common ground on concussion -…

11-28-2018

How rugby and the NFL found common ground on concussion  The GuardianBoth rugby and American football have discovered that when it comes to head trauma, it is the tackler who is most in danger.

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MedRisk Creates Guidelines for Treating Workers with Concussion - Physical Therapy…

11-28-2018

MedRisk Creates Guidelines for Treating Workers with Concussion  Physical Therapy ProductsPublished on November 28, 2018. http://www.dreamstime.com/royalty-free-stock-. MedRisk's International Scientific Advisory Board (ISAB) announces the ...

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Raiders Legend Jim Plunkett Wants To End Concussion Stigma Through Education…

11-27-2018

Raiders Legend Jim Plunkett Wants To End Concussion Stigma Through Education  ForbesRaiders legend Jim Plunkett wants every football player to know more about concussions, preventing injury.

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MedRisk's ISAB Creates Guidelines for Treating Concussion Symptoms - Business Wire

11-27-2018

MedRisk's ISAB Creates Guidelines for Treating Concussion Symptoms  Business WireKING OF PRUSSIA, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Approximately 3.8 million Americans have concussions every year, according to the Centers for Disease Control.

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Head Smart: Wisconsin Researchers Make Concussions a Priority - Shepherd Express

11-27-2018

Head Smart: Wisconsin Researchers Make Concussions a Priority  Shepherd ExpressIn October, the world's most comprehensive concussion study received a new infusion of $22.5 million to continue its work examining the impact of head injuries ...

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Grant to Support Sports-Related Concussion Research - Diverse: Issues in Higher…

11-26-2018

Grant to Support Sports-Related Concussion Research  Diverse: Issues in Higher EducationWinston-Salem State University (WSSU) was awarded grant funding to support the university's involvement in the largest-ever study of sports-related ...

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NORA and Concussion Legacy Foundation Offer Educational Resource for Common Vision…

11-26-2018

NORA and Concussion Legacy Foundation Offer Educational Resource for Common Vision Problems After Concussion  The Good Men ProjectFollowing a concussion or other Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) there is often an interruption in communication between the eyes and the brain. Studies show that at ...

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Randy Matthews has been helping San Angelo athletes for over 40…

11-23-2018

Randy Matthews has been helping San Angelo athletes for over 40 years  Standard-TimesLongtime athletic trainer Randy Matthews has spent his entire career in San Angelo -- a job that began when he was in high school in the 1970s.

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Partnership unveils program to identify, head off youth sports injuries -…

11-22-2018

Partnership unveils program to identify, head off youth sports injuries  Cronkite NewsMayo Clinic was in Washington to join youth sports leaders launching a national collaborative project to prevent youth sports injuries like concussions.

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DC Children's Hospital Turns to mHealth for Concussion Treatment - mHealthIntelligence.com

11-21-2018

DC Children's Hospital Turns to mHealth for Concussion Treatment  mHealthIntelligence.comNovember 21, 2018 - A Washington, DC-based pediatric hospital will be using an mHealth platform to improve concussion treatment for children and ...

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Hard Knocks: Athletes land in concussion protocol | Paywall - Ashland…

11-20-2018

Hard Knocks: Athletes land in concussion protocol | Paywall  Ashland Daily PressHead injuries are the talk of the sports world not only nationally, but also close to home. More athletes are finding themselves in concussion protocol.

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Pamplin Media Group - Concussion leaves teen injured and isolated -…

11-20-2018

Pamplin Media Group - Concussion leaves teen injured and isolated  Pamplin Media GroupConcussion leaves teen injured and isolated , Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.

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A Hard Hit: Concussions, the impact, the research, and the future…

11-19-2018

A Hard Hit: Concussions, the impact, the research, and the future  KAKESports is a part of growing up in America. For many kids they're the best part of life. But, fewer kids are playing some high school sports as fears of serious ...

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New funding expands UGA lab’s concussion research - Online Athens

11-17-2018

New funding expands UGA lab’s concussion research  Online AthensThe University of Georgia will continue its partnership in the world's most comprehensive concussion study thanks to a new round of funding from the U.S. ...

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University opens new research center to study effects of concussions -…

11-15-2018

University opens new research center to study effects of concussions  The Michigan DailyThe University of Michigan Biosciences Initiative recently set aside $5.6 million to fund the creation of the Michigan Concussion Center. The center, which will be ...

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Don’t be brainwashed by new book that rejects sound football-CTE research…

11-14-2018

Don’t be brainwashed by new book that rejects sound football-CTE research  Idaho StatesmanA new book that rejects the research connecting football concussions to neurodegenerative diseases is circulating some dangerous marketing that people need ...

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Whistler hockey mom calls for more education on concussion, stricter penalties…

11-13-2018

Whistler hockey mom calls for more education on concussion, stricter penalties for dangerous plays  CBC SportsAs the NHL reached a tentative settlement with retired players over a concussion lawsuit, a Whistler woman and self-described "hockey mom" is calling for ...

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Bob Costas Supports CLF Initiative to Educate Media Members on Concussions…

11-09-2018

Bob Costas Supports CLF Initiative to Educate Media Members on Concussions  Sports IllustratedHow should announcers treat the issue of concussions during live broadcasts? Honestly, says Bob Costas.

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NFL Announcers Need to Talk About Concussions. Someone’s Teaching Them. -…

11-08-2018

NFL Announcers Need to Talk About Concussions. Someone’s Teaching Them.  The RingerFootball announcers care about brain injuries. But they often lack the vocabulary to talk about them. Chris Nowinski has a new program that's trying to help them.

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Girls' Soccer Teams Take Precautions For Safer Games - uscannenbergmedia.com

11-06-2018

Girls' Soccer Teams Take Precautions For Safer Games  uscannenbergmedia.comWith the 2018-2019 high school soccer season just getting started, high schools continue to take proper medical precautions to ensure girls' safety on the field.

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Concussion Impact: Are Football’s Days Numbered? - NBC Connecticut

11-04-2018

Concussion Impact: Are Football’s Days Numbered?  NBC ConnecticutAlthough football is still the top boys sport at high schools across the country, fewer students are playing, according to the National Federation of High School ...

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Indiana-Led Concussion Trial Receives $22 Million - WFYI

11-01-2018

Indiana-Led Concussion Trial Receives $22 Million  WFYIThe Concussion Assessment, Research and Education Consortium, or CARE was created in 2014 and is led by the Indiana University School of Medicine.

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Study looks to unravel long-term impact of concussions in college sports…

10-31-2018

Study looks to unravel long-term impact of concussions in college sports  Indianapolis Starmillion will extend study of concussions to determine long-term effects. IU School of Medicine is one of 30 schools participating in consortium.

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Douglas eighth-grader's sports concussions project in national science competition - MDJOnline.com

10-24-2018

Douglas eighth-grader's sports concussions project in national science competition  MDJOnline.comA Douglas County student known for figuring out how to make things work is using her natural curiosity to address a growing concern in youth sports.

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Pop Warner Partners With Concussion Education Program CrashCourse - SportTechie

10-22-2018

Pop Warner Partners With Concussion Education Program CrashCourse  SportTechieAll Pop Warner participants will receive access to CrashCourse, an interactive program providing concussion education.

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Stanford concussion education initiative partners with Pop Warner - The Stanford…

10-22-2018

Stanford concussion education initiative partners with Pop Warner  The Stanford DailyOn Oct. 18, the concussion awareness initiative known as CrashCourse, developed by Stanford researchers and student-athletes, announced that it has ...

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N.B. doctors push for education in the advancements of concussion treatments…

10-22-2018

N.B. doctors push for education in the advancements of concussion treatments  Global News HalifaxWATCH: A group of doctors and therapists in New Brunswick are trying to help other health care professionals learn the most up to date information relating to ...

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Youth Sports Leagues Admit to Dodging Concussion Safety Laws - NBC…

10-21-2018

Youth Sports Leagues Admit to Dodging Concussion Safety Laws  NBC Bay AreaThe Investigative Unit surveyed hundreds of youth sports leagues across the Bay Area to find out if teams are adhering to California's concussion safety laws.

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Pop Warner football is offering 'crash course' on concussion conundrum -…

10-18-2018

Pop Warner football is offering 'crash course' on concussion conundrum  USA TODAYPop Warner will offer a concussion education initiative to its 325000 participants nationwide — roughly 225000 football players and 100000 more in cheer and ...

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With Dangers of Everyday Concussions Revealed, Scientists Race to Find Solutions…

10-17-2018

With Dangers of Everyday Concussions Revealed, Scientists Race to Find Solutions  UCSF News ServicesA bump to the head from slipping on the stairs, falling off a skateboard, or running into an open cupboard door has long been seen as a temporary injury, ...

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Sahuarita helps students ease back into studies after a concussion -…

10-10-2018

Sahuarita helps students ease back into studies after a concussion  Arizona Education News ServiceWhen a high school student suffers a concussion it takes time for them to return to their normal level of physical and cognitive functioning, and a Sahuarita ...

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A new way forward in concussion culture - USA Hockey

10-09-2018

A new way forward in concussion culture  USA HockeyIn September, more than 200 organizations, including USA Hockey, participated in the third annual Team Up Speak Up Day. Athletes across multiple sports ...

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