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Gwinnett Medical Center Concussion Care Van On The Move - Patch.com

08-23-2019

Gwinnett Medical Center Concussion Care Van On The Move  Patch.comGMC Concussion Care Van On The Moon - Gwinnett, GA - The purpose is to provide on-site concussion care as well as education.

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Union employing helmet technology to stay ahead of the game -…

08-23-2019

Union employing helmet technology to stay ahead of the game  Tulsa WorldThis fall will mark Union football's third full season using Riddell's InSite technology to track impacts to its players on the field. The school first began using the ...

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CA hopes compulsory helmet ruling is a big hit - Sydney…

08-23-2019

CA hopes compulsory helmet ruling is a big hit  Sydney Morning HeraldIn a major move, the sport's governing body has urged cricket associations of all standards and ages to make helmets compulsory from this summer.

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Barrow Institute Study Finds Growing Fear Of Concussion Among Teens, Parents…

08-22-2019

Barrow Institute Study Finds Growing Fear Of Concussion Among Teens, Parents  KJZZA new survey conducted by the Barrow Neurological Institute shows an increasing awareness among respondents of the dangers of contact sports.According to ...

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How the NHL has changed in the past 10 years …

08-22-2019

How the NHL has changed in the past 10 years ... and what's next  ESPNIn 2010, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman was all about calming fears. At his state of the league address in Chicago, he stated that the NHL was growing, albeit ...

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Five changes to Ontario's sex-ed curriculum - CP24 Toronto's Breaking News

08-21-2019

Five changes to Ontario's sex-ed curriculum  CP24 Toronto's Breaking NewsOntario's Progressive Conservative government released a new health and physical education curriculum Wednesday, including sex-ed components that are ...

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Ontario's New Sex-Ed Curriculum Is Taking Heat For Pushing LGBT Subjects…

08-21-2019

Ontario's New Sex-Ed Curriculum Is Taking Heat For Pushing LGBT Subjects To Grade 8  NarcityThe province's new sex education curriculum is facing backlash over its policies. Ontario's new sex-ed plan, released on Wednesday, is being scrutinized for ...

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Alexa Bliss: I feel a lot better now following concussions -…

08-20-2019

Alexa Bliss: I feel a lot better now following concussions  Sky SportsAlexa Bliss has revealed that WWE's handling of her documented concussion issues has left her feeling a lot better due to the information and education she ...

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Montana News Montana sports medicine doctor talks about preseason concussion tests…

08-20-2019

Montana News Montana sports medicine doctor talks about preseason concussion tests Elizabeth Transue 6:30 PM  KTVQ Billings NewsPreseason concussion testing is a requirement at Montana high schools.

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More districts grappling with concussion concerns in athletics - Education Dive

08-19-2019

More districts grappling with concussion concerns in athletics  Education DiveAccording to information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 15% of all student athletes suffered a concussion in 2017, and while concussions ...

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Cricket continues to sleepwalk towards a concussion crisis after the mistreatment…

08-18-2019

Cricket continues to sleepwalk towards a concussion crisis after the mistreatment of Steve Smith  The CricketerIt would prove to be a failed effort as Smith was trapped lbw eight short of a century, but that detail is rather irrelevant in the grand scheme of things.

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NAU professors complete NCAA study on student concussion reporting - Arizona…

08-16-2019

NAU professors complete NCAA study on student concussion reporting  Arizona Daily SunShake it off. Get back out there. Be a man. These messages and more have berated student athletes for decades, especially on the football field, as fans cheer at ...

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CCH switches to new concussion test | Football - Columbus Telegram

08-16-2019

CCH switches to new concussion test | Football  Columbus TelegramAs part of an effort to assist area athletes in safely recovering from concussions, Columbus Community Hospital (CCH) and it's sports medicine staff and the CCH ...

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Who's who at Health Fair 11 - KARE11.com

08-15-2019

Who's who at Health Fair 11  KARE11.comThe Minnesota State Fair is filled with all kinds of temptations. There is at least one healthy option for fair goers -- stopping by Health Fair 11 at the Fair.

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'Concern' About Appeals of NFL Concussion Case Settlement - Black Press…

08-13-2019

'Concern' About Appeals of NFL Concussion Case Settlement  Black Press USAIt's been four years since lawsuits connected to concussions were first filed against the NFL, and even now that a settlement agreement finally has been ...

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exchangemagazine.com - August 13, 2019 | Tuesday Edition - Exchange Morning…

08-13-2019

exchangemagazine.com - August 13, 2019 | Tuesday Edition  Exchange Morning PostExchange Magazine *content* on the Education, Entrepreneurship, Economic Development and Enterprise communities. Serving Waterloo Region, Waterloo, ...

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2019 NHL - NHL.com

08-12-2019

2019 NHL  NHL.comA 13-minute video produced by NHL Studios in conjunction with the National Hockey League and NHL Players' Association created to help players, parents, ...

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San Jose Sharks’ Logan Couture is “All-in For Brain Research” -…

08-12-2019

San Jose Sharks’ Logan Couture is “All-in For Brain Research”  Fear the FinThere were two key inspirations, one likely, one unlikely, for Logan Couture's "All-in For Brain Research" fundraiser. The annual celebrity charity casino night, ...

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Sudbury briefs: $100,000 ticket sold in Sudbury; Pakalnis joins board -…

08-10-2019

Sudbury briefs: $100,000 ticket sold in Sudbury; Pakalnis joins board  The Sudbury StarTicket worth $100,00 sold in SudburyA ticket worth $100000 was sold in Sudbury for Tuesday's Lotto Max draw.Lottery players can check their numbers on the ...

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New Mexico Takes Steps to Build Awareness Around Concussions in Youth…

08-09-2019

New Mexico Takes Steps to Build Awareness Around Concussions in Youth Athletes  ParentologyConcussions and brain safety have become an issue of concern not only for professional athletes, but for kids participating in youth sports. “1.1 million to 1.9 ...

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New Mexico seeks concussion safeguards for more youth sports - Education…

08-05-2019

New Mexico seeks concussion safeguards for more youth sports  Education WeekSANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — State health officials are seeking to shore up and standardize safeguards against brain injuries in youth sports beyond schools in ...

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As high school football season draws near, Sports Academy continues their…

08-02-2019

As high school football season draws near, Sports Academy continues their Concussion Education Program  Gulf Coast News TodayDAPHNE, Ala. – The United States Sports Academy is continuing its important work to educate Mobile, Ala., high school athletes about sport-related concussion ...

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Caring for Kids With Concussions - EMSWorld

07-29-2019

Caring for Kids With Concussions  EMSWorldMy first lesson about concussions started with a baseball bat in a Boston backyard. My friend Jeffrey—the only kid on the block who liked golf—decided to ...

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State briefs for July 27 - Oklahoman.com

07-27-2019

State briefs for July 27  Oklahoman.comMercy bestows $500000 in grants Mercy is giving $500000 in grants to nearly 30 organizations in seven states that serve children, elderly, homeless and ...

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Findings from CARE Consortium added to global repository for brain injury…

07-24-2019

Findings from CARE Consortium added to global repository for brain injury data  EurekAlertData from the CARE Consortium, the world's most comprehensive concussion study is now publicly available in a repository aimed at providing traumatic brain ...

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ADHD in athletes may be linked to longer recovery time from…

07-22-2019

ADHD in athletes may be linked to longer recovery time from concussions  News-Medical.netFor college athletes, having attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may be linked to increased symptoms, and longer recovery time from concussions, ...

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OU Medicine offering a free concussion education - KFOR Oklahoma City

07-16-2019

OU Medicine offering a free concussion education  KFOR Oklahoma CityOU Medicine's Trauma Program and Pediatric Neurosurgical Specialists are offering a free concussion education program. Students will learn about ...

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A Concussion Can Cost You Your Job - Technology Networks

07-10-2019

A Concussion Can Cost You Your Job  Technology NetworksA hard tackle in football, a crash on your bike or a fall from a ladder in your home can easily cause a concussion, which eventually can cost your job – especially ...

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A concussion can cost your job, especially if you are young…

07-09-2019

A concussion can cost your job, especially if you are young and well educated  Medical XpressA hard tackle on the football-field, a crash on your bike or a fall from a ladder in your home can easily cause a concussion, which eventually can cost your...

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USA Football aims to increase concussion awareness with VR program -…

07-08-2019

USA Football aims to increase concussion awareness with VR program  USA TODAY High School SportsUSA Football took a step to increase awareness about concussions with a certification course and virtual reality program. The course is available on the site and ...

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Pamplin Media Group - Concussions? Hawaii has response figured out -…

07-05-2019

Pamplin Media Group - Concussions? Hawaii has response figured out  Pamplin Media GroupAn email has been sent to with a link to reset your account. Please check your email and use that link to continue. Sign in with Facebook Sign in with Google.

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After concussion, biomarkers in the blood may help predict recovery time…

07-03-2019

After concussion, biomarkers in the blood may help predict recovery time  Science DailyA study of high school and college football players suggests that biomarkers in the blood may have potential use in identifying which players are more likely to ...

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'Something that's forever': Concussions are a major concern in youth soccer…

07-03-2019

'Something that's forever': Concussions are a major concern in youth soccer – here's what is being done to combat them  Dallas NewsEditor's note: We are bringing back our best stories from the 2018-19 school year. This article was originally published April 16, 2019.

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Has soccer become more dangerous? - CU Anschutz Today

07-03-2019

Has soccer become more dangerous?  CU Anschutz TodayScoring a decisive 2-1 win over England in a dramatic Women's World Cup semifinal match – and netting both of their goals via skillful “header” shots, no.

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Concussion rates are nearly double what we thought -- and summer…

07-02-2019

Concussion rates are nearly double what we thought -- and summer is prime injury time  Science DailyA new study has uncovered concussion rates that are nearly double what has previously been recorded, showcasing the need for increased education about ...

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Paso Robles students win silver medal at national competition with concussion…

06-29-2019

Paso Robles students win silver medal at national competition with concussion education idea  KSBY San Luis Obispo NewsCentral Coast group of student-athletes took home the silver medal at the National SkillsUSA competition in Kentucky for their “Brains Before Gains” idea.

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USA Synchro and TeachAids Announce Partnership to Provide CrashCourse Concussion Education…

06-25-2019

USA Synchro and TeachAids Announce Partnership to Provide CrashCourse Concussion Education to Athletes Nationwide  Swimming World MagazineUSA Synchro, the national governing body for synchronized swimming, announces an exciting partnership with TeachAids, a nonprofit leader in global ...

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Take a Hard Hit? You Really Need to Get Off Your…

06-24-2019

Take a Hard Hit? You Really Need to Get Off Your Damn Bike and Get Your Brain Checked  BicyclingA new report shows an alarming number of cyclists keep riding. But following concussion protocol can actually get you back on the bike sooner.

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Sports-related concussion survivor calls for change in treatment - Sun Sentinel

06-20-2019

Sports-related concussion survivor calls for change in treatment  Sun SentinelBill Dorton understands from personal experience how sports-related concussions can have a life-changing affect. The Delray Beach resident, who suffered from ...

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EWS publish three year injury study & concussion guidelines | 12…

06-12-2019

EWS publish three year injury study & concussion guidelines | 12 June 2019  Enduro World SeriesThe Enduro World Series share the findings of the largest medical study ever undertaken in Mountain Biking. This is the culmination of a three-year program of ...

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A Gap in Teacher Training: Working With Students Who Have Concussions…

06-12-2019

A Gap in Teacher Training: Working With Students Who Have Concussions  Education WeekA growing number of students have experienced a brain injury that could affect their ability to learn in school. Yet most teachers aren't prepared to work with ...

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New partnership to tackle concussion in women's cycling - CyclingTips

06-11-2019

New partnership to tackle concussion in women's cycling  CyclingTipsA new partnership looks set to tackle the issue of concussion in the professional women's peloton. The Cyclists' Alliance (TCA), a group created to represent the ...

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NCAA Concussion Protocol for Mom and Dad - FishDuck

06-09-2019

NCAA Concussion Protocol for Mom and Dad  FishDuckConcussions are a simple fact in competitive sports. Every athlete is in danger of getting hit by a another athlete, the ball or the ground each time they step…

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Research helps kids get their lives back after a concussion -…

06-03-2019

Research helps kids get their lives back after a concussion  Medical XpressSometimes it's a teen who got injured playing sports. Other times it's a student who banged his head in a seemingly innocuous fall or maybe was in a car crash.

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Concussion symptoms reversed by magnetic therapy - Science Daily

05-30-2019

Concussion symptoms reversed by magnetic therapy  Science DailyConcussion symptoms -- such as loss of balance and ability to walk straight -- can be reversed by a new type of magnetic stimulation.

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'Scrambled and smashed brains' activity teaches youth about concussion prevention -…

05-26-2019

'Scrambled and smashed brains' activity teaches youth about concussion prevention  The CountyHuman brains are much more fragile than one might think, despite the brain being protected by a hard skull and head. That's the lesson seventh-graders from ...

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Artificial Intelligence Shows Promise in Concussion Management - U.S. News &…

05-20-2019

Artificial Intelligence Shows Promise in Concussion Management  U.S. News & World ReportAre machine learning, analytics and big data ushering in a quiet sports medicine revolution?

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Study paves way for better treatment of lingering concussion symptoms -…

05-16-2019

Study paves way for better treatment of lingering concussion symptoms  Science DailyThe results of the studyshow that significant levels of fatigue and poorer brain function can persist for months, or even years, following concussion.

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Abbott, Military To Test mHealth Platform for Concussion Diagnosis - mHealthIntelligence.com

05-15-2019

Abbott, Military To Test mHealth Platform for Concussion Diagnosis  mHealthIntelligence.comMay 15, 2019 - Defense Department researchers are joining forces with Abbott to test an mHealth platform designed to diagnose a concussion within minutes ...

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10 years ago: Lystedt concussion law made U.S. sports safer -…

05-14-2019

10 years ago: Lystedt concussion law made U.S. sports safer  UW Medicine NewsroomToday marks the 10th anniversary of the Zackery Lystedt Law, the first comprehensive mandate in the United States aimed to reduce concussion risk and protect ...

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Communication scholars create messages to improve concussion reporting in student-athletes -…

05-10-2019

Communication scholars create messages to improve concussion reporting in student-athletes  Arizona State UniversityTo that end, a team of Arizona State University social scientists led by Professor Steve Corman of the Hugh Downs School of Human Communication spent three ...

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What makes athletes report or hide concussion symptoms? - Science Daily

05-08-2019

What makes athletes report or hide concussion symptoms?  Science DailyWhether or not an NCAA Division I athlete is likely to report concussion symptoms depends on factors including their vested interests, their understanding of ...

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Concussion summit focuses on science behind brain injury - Scope

05-01-2019

Concussion summit focuses on science behind brain injury  ScopeThe Stanford Sports Concussion Summit was held on campus recently to discuss advances in the diagnosis and treatment for mild traumatic brain injury.

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When it comes to handling athletes' concussions, NJ high schools not…

04-29-2019

When it comes to handling athletes' concussions, NJ high schools not on same page  NorthJersey.comNorthJersey.com and the USA TODAY NETWORK New Jersey looks at 20 area schools that reported 1170 concussions among athletes from 2014 to 2018.

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CIF, Dignity Health to offer concussion assistance - Register Pajaronian

04-28-2019

CIF, Dignity Health to offer concussion assistance  Register PajaronianSAN FRANCISCO — The California Interscholastic Federation and Dignity Health announced this week it teamed up to help nearly one million high school ...

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California Youth Football Alliance Partners With Concussion Ed Program - SportTechie

04-23-2019

California Youth Football Alliance Partners With Concussion Ed Program  SportTechieA portion of CrashCourse provides *content* recorded in virtual reality to create an immersive learning experience.

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BLOG: The order of things after concussion - Healio

04-12-2019

BLOG: The order of things after concussion  HealioOptometry Blogs | The Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association International | by Patrick Quaid, MCOptom, FCOVD, PhD I believe that the difference ...

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FDA warns public not to use unapproved or uncleared medical devices…

04-10-2019

FDA warns public not to use unapproved or uncleared medical devices to help assess or diagnose a concussion  FDA.govFDA is warning the public not to use medical devices marketed to consumers that claim to help assess, diagnose or manage head injury, including concussion, ...

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Concussion Care for Children and Adolescents: New Recommendations - Chicago Health

04-05-2019

Concussion Care for Children and Adolescents: New Recommendations  Chicago HealthA concussion can lead to lifelong problems. New recommendations in how we recognize, diagnose, and treat concussions to mitigate longterm effects.

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Impact of concussions reduced in children with more years of sport…

04-04-2019

Impact of concussions reduced in children with more years of sport experience  Science DailyResearch found that children who have played in a performance sport for at least seven years, and have a history of concussion, recover better from ...

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