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Sean Newcomb to concussion IL, Ynoa recalled from AAA - sportstalkatl.com

06-19-2019

Sean Newcomb to concussion IL, Ynoa recalled from AAA  sportstalkatl.comIt didn't sound like the Braves originally thought Sean Newcomb suffered a concussion after being struck with a line drive off the bat of J.T. Realmuto.

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Grade 7 students on P.E.I. get lesson in concussions - CBC.ca

06-19-2019

Grade 7 students on P.E.I. get lesson in concussions  CBC.caGrade 7 students on P.E.I. have been getting a lesson on the dangers of concussions.

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QB, or not QB? From Collaros' concussion to Adams' embellishment, no…

06-19-2019

QB, or not QB? From Collaros' concussion to Adams' embellishment, no smooth transition for CFL's new roughness rules  Edmonton SunIt's been a rough go for the Canadian Football League when it comes to its new rules on contacting sliding quarterbacks.Just three snaps into the 2019...

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Afghanistan’s Hashmatullah Shahidi rejects advice, bats on after head knock -…

06-19-2019

Afghanistan’s Hashmatullah Shahidi rejects advice, bats on after head knock  The Indian ExpressAfghanistan batsman Hashmatullah Shahidi fell to the ground after being hit on the helmet by a fast delivery and ignored medical advice to retire hurt in the ...

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Report: Curry to play in celebrity golf tournament in Tahoe -…

06-18-2019

Report: Curry to play in celebrity golf tournament in Tahoe  NBCSports.comCurry -- who came in fourth place back in 2017 -- finished in a tie for 11th last year.

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Morey denies CP3 asked for trade, report of Harden friction -…

06-18-2019

Morey denies CP3 asked for trade, report of Harden friction  NBCSports.comAre Chris Paul and James Harden friends? That might be the biggest question -- other than what the immediate future holds for the Warriors -- heading into the ...

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Brett Favre posts NFL return on Instagram, quickly deletes - 247Sports

06-18-2019

Brett Favre posts NFL return on Instagram, quickly deletes  247SportsIs Brett Favre really about to return to the NFL? That what it seemed like at least for a few minutes on Tuesday as he posted on Instagram that he's making a ...

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Coach Bumpus: ‘There’s definitely a trend going on’ as youth sports…

06-18-2019

Coach Bumpus: ‘There’s definitely a trend going on’ as youth sports decline  MyNorthwest.comObservations about a decline in youth sports are anecdotal, but noticeable. High School Football Coach Michael Bumpus says "There's definitely a trend going ...

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Report: Two former Lakers could be options for Warriors - NBCSports.com

06-18-2019

Report: Two former Lakers could be options for Warriors  NBCSports.comThe Warriors will need some help on the wing next season and two former Lakers reportedly could be an option.

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Cop Claims Concussion, Jaw Injury After Fight with Raptors' Masai Ujiri…

06-18-2019

Cop Claims Concussion, Jaw Injury After Fight with Raptors' Masai Ujiri  TMZThe cop who says he was attacked by Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri after Game 6 of the NBA Finals now claims he suffered a concussion during the ...

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Orioles Roundup: O's drop series opener in Oakland - NBCSports.com

06-18-2019

Orioles Roundup: O's drop series opener in Oakland  NBCSports.comThe Baltimore Orioles lost their sixth consecutive game on Monday night, falling 3-2 to the Oakland Athletics in the series opener.

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Sports medicine column: Upon return from concussion, athletes susceptible to lower…

06-18-2019

Sports medicine column: Upon return from concussion, athletes susceptible to lower extremity injuries  nwitimes.comAthletes — regardless of level — are 2.5 times more likely to suffer a lower extremity injury for at least a year after a concussion.

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Seeing Stars: Combating Concussions in Youth Soccer - Spectrum News

06-17-2019

Seeing Stars: Combating Concussions in Youth Soccer  Spectrum NewsStudies show girls are at the highest risk for head injuries.

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Hit-Stop-Sit campaign urges concussion awareness - WBFO

06-17-2019

Hit-Stop-Sit campaign urges concussion awareness  WBFOOntario fans of the Toronto Raptors watching a championship finals game last week suddenly saw a rough TV ad about the risks of concussions—a young ...

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How common is a concussion in children playing sports? - Medical…

06-16-2019

How common is a concussion in children playing sports?  Medical News BulletinResearchers from the University of South Florida, U.S analyzed the risk of concussion in children who played sports.

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Is concussion protocol enough? - Sampson Independent

06-16-2019

Is concussion protocol enough?  Sampson IndependentThe love and passion that Lakewood varsity baseball head coach Jay Faircloth has for his team and players is undeniable. Never in post-game comments ...

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Trevor Story avoids concussion after being hit in head - Larry…

06-15-2019

Trevor Story avoids concussion after being hit in head  Larry Brown SportsColorado Rockies shortstop Trevor Story left his team's game against the Padres in the eighth inning after a batted ball hit him in the head.

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Bruins competed through a predictably long list of injuries, including concussions…

06-14-2019

Bruins competed through a predictably long list of injuries, including concussions  Yahoo SportsThe Boston Bruins played through many injuries to reach Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final — including a few they shouldn't have.

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New Web-based Tool Accelerates Research On Conditions Such As Dementia, Sports…

06-13-2019

New Web-based Tool Accelerates Research On Conditions Such As Dementia, Sports Concussion  Tech TimesA new paper describes a web-computing platform led by Indiana University scientists to support and publish reproducible neuroscience research.

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'Wildness' in GAA is leading to greater risk of concussion, says…

06-13-2019

'Wildness' in GAA is leading to greater risk of concussion, says doctor  Independent.ieA “wildness” and “lack of discipline” in the GAA is presenting an additional risk of concussion compared to other sports such as rugby and American football, ...

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‘Hit. Stop. Sit’: Flyers Legend Eric Lindros Backing Canada’s New Anti-Concussion…

06-12-2019

‘Hit. Stop. Sit’: Flyers Legend Eric Lindros Backing Canada’s New Anti-Concussion Legislation  CBS PhillyTORONTO (AP) — Hockey Hall of Famer Eric Lindros is hoping a new campaign launched across Ontario will help amateur athletes, parents and coaches better ...

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Concussion Tops Injury List Among Children in Recreational Sports - Physical…

06-12-2019

Concussion Tops Injury List Among Children in Recreational Sports  Physical Therapy ProductsPublished on June 12, 2019. Smiling kids playing street football outdoors. Elementary school-aged children who participate in recreational sports are at greater ...

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Marlins' Chad Wallach: Stuck in concussion protocol - CBSSports.com

06-12-2019

Marlins' Chad Wallach: Stuck in concussion protocol  CBSSports.comWallach remains in Major League Baseball's concussion protocol and is without a clear timeline to return from the 10-day injured list, Joe Frisaro of MLB.com ...

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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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Former NHLer Eric Lindros on concussion awareness: 'We've got a long…

06-11-2019

Former NHLer Eric Lindros on concussion awareness: 'We've got a long way to go'  Kamloops MattersTORONTO — Eric Lindros remembers looking at the Penguins logo on his towel and feeling confused.

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Sports physicals, concussion baseline screening offered at RF... - River Falls…

06-11-2019

Sports physicals, concussion baseline screening offered at RF...  River Falls JournalThe Allina Health River Falls Clinic is offering sports physicals and ImPACT™ concussion baseline screening appointments on July 25, Aug. 5 and Aug. 12.

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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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2019 NBA Finals: Raptors' Fred VanVleet avoids concussion, will wear a…

06-09-2019

2019 NBA Finals: Raptors' Fred VanVleet avoids concussion, will wear a mouthpiece in Game 5 after 'unfortunate shot'  CBS SportsToronto Raptors guard Fred VanVleet suffered a nasty looking injury during the fourth quarter of his team's win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 4...

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Raptors' Fred VanVleet: Avoids concussion in Game 4 - CBSSports.com

06-09-2019

Raptors' Fred VanVleet: Avoids concussion in Game 4  CBSSports.comVan Vleet (face) suffered a facial laceration but avoided a concussion in the Raptors' Game 4 win over the Warriors, Eric Koreen of The Athletic reports.

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Pepperdine Addresses Increases in Concussions Among Female Athletes - Pepperdine University…

06-06-2019

Pepperdine Addresses Increases in Concussions Among Female Athletes  Pepperdine University GraphicPepperdine's female soccer team during a match against UCLA in September 2018. Photo courtesy of Katy Byrne. PeppGraphic. 120 subscribers. Subscribe.

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NHL LOOKING THE OTHER WAY ON CONCUSSIONS? - STLtoday.com

06-05-2019

NHL LOOKING THE OTHER WAY ON CONCUSSIONS?  STLtoday.comQUESTION: Regarding the puck-to-face injury of Bruins' captain Zdeno Chara, is he an automatic entry into concussion protocol, or does that depend on the ...

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New cloud-based tool accelerates research on conditions such as dementia, sports…

06-04-2019

New cloud-based tool accelerates research on conditions such as dementia, sports concussion  IU NewsroomLed by scientists at Indiana University, brainlife.io is a cloud-computing web platform that is accelerating research on topics such as dementia, sports concussion ...

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Boom! Out Go the Lights: A Concussion Test - FishDuck

06-04-2019

Boom! Out Go the Lights: A Concussion Test  FishDuckDuring last year's Arizona game, Dillon Mitchell touched the ball on a crossing route, then got hit by Arizona's Tristan Cooper and the ball went flying away.

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NHL Finals a Reminder That Concussion Risk Has Not Gone Away…

06-03-2019

NHL Finals a Reminder That Concussion Risk Has Not Gone Away  Insurance JournalWearing a black shirt with "Fight for your happiness'' on the front and "Sick not weak'' on the back, Daniel Carcillo eats an apple as his wife makes a.

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Concussion is a Leading Cause of Injury for Children in Recreational…

06-03-2019

Concussion is a Leading Cause of Injury for Children in Recreational Sports | USF News  USF News ChannelElementary school-aged children who participate in recreational sports are at greater risk of concussion than most other sports-related injuries. A new study ...

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UO research helps kids get their lives back after a concussion…

06-03-2019

UO research helps kids get their lives back after a concussion  AroundtheOA concussion management team that includes UO faculty speeds treatment on head injuries.

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The N.F.L. Has Been Consumed by the Concussion Issue. Why Hasn't…

05-31-2019

The N.F.L. Has Been Consumed by the Concussion Issue. Why Hasn't the N.H.L.?  The New York TimesThe N.H.L., with a lower profile and fewer dead players than the N.F.L., has fought hard against mounting evidence of a connection between head injury and the ...

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Bruins' Matt Grzelcyk in concussion protocol, says Bruce Cassidy - 98.5…

05-30-2019

Bruins' Matt Grzelcyk in concussion protocol, says Bruce Cassidy  98.5 The Sports HubBruins head coach Bruce Cassidy told reporters that defenseman Matt Grzelcyk is in the concussion protocol after a hit from the Blues' Oskar Sundqvist.

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Coordination improves student concussion care | Colorado Arts and Sciences Magazine…

05-29-2019

Coordination improves student concussion care | Colorado Arts and Sciences Magazine  CU Boulder TodayThe CU Medical *Service*.

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Injuries And Concussions Of Young Athletes Playing In Recreational Leagues -…

05-28-2019

Injuries And Concussions Of Young Athletes Playing In Recreational Leagues  Science TrendsDo young children athletes playing sports in recreational leagues get injured or have concussions? Many people may think that young children playing sports ...

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Cubs' Kris Bryant: Not in concussion protocol - CBSSports.com

05-27-2019

Cubs' Kris Bryant: Not in concussion protocol  CBSSports.comBryant (upper body) is not yet under concussion protocol, but evaluations for his injury are still ongoing, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Pirates GM wants rule change to take pressure off possibly concussed…

05-27-2019

Pirates GM wants rule change to take pressure off possibly concussed catchers  Yahoo FinanceNeal Huntington wants to make it easier on players who are potentially concussed. It's another rule change proposal that might rile up traditionalists.

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Angels' Kevan Smith: Progressing well from concussion - CBSSports.com

05-26-2019

Angels' Kevan Smith: Progressing well from concussion  CBSSports.comSmith (concussion) completed a full workout without incident Saturday and resumed baseball activities Sunday, Rhett Bollinger of MLB.com reports. With Smith's ...

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Mets OF Conforto activated after concussion, OF Davis cut - FOXSports.com

05-26-2019

Mets OF Conforto activated after concussion, OF Davis cut  FOXSports.comNew York Mets activate OF Michael Conforto from 7-day injured list, put him in starting lineup against Detroit Tigers, designate OF Rajai Davis for assignment.

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The Pirates want to change MLB's concussion rules - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

05-26-2019

The Pirates want to change MLB's concussion rules  Pittsburgh Post-GazettePirates general manager Neal Huntington would like to see Major League Baseball change its re-entry rules to allow for concussion testing.

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White Sox's Welington Castillo: Avoids concussion protocol - CBSSports.com

05-25-2019

White Sox's Welington Castillo: Avoids concussion protocol  CBSSports.comCastillo is not in the concussion protocol, Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times reports. Castillo had to leave Friday night's contest after taking a foul ...

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White Sox's Welington Castillo: Battling concussion - CBSSports.com

05-25-2019

White Sox's Welington Castillo: Battling concussion  CBSSports.comCastillo is dealing with a concussion, James Fegan of The Athletic reports. Initial reports after Castillo took a foul ball off his mask Friday suggested that the ...

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Conforto recalls concussion: 'It was strange' - Newsday

05-24-2019

Conforto recalls concussion: 'It was strange'  Newsday"I had a headache that night, but I woke up the next day feeling fine," Conforto said of the May 16 collision. "I think I was lucky. I was definitely lucky to not have ...

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Retired NHL player battles concussion effects | Sports - Journal Gazette…

05-23-2019

Retired NHL player battles concussion effects | Sports  Journal Gazette and Times-CourierYour browser does not currently recognize any of the video formats available. Click here to visit our frequently asked questions about HTML5 video.

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Goalkeeper Coggins recovering from severe concussion - BlueRidgeNow.com

05-22-2019

Goalkeeper Coggins recovering from severe concussion  BlueRidgeNow.comAll of the Hendersonville High fans, players and coaches at Tuesday's 2-A state semifinal soccer match had one question on their minds as they were leaving ...

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NFL owners vote to ban three drills during training camp, hoping…

05-22-2019

NFL owners vote to ban three drills during training camp, hoping to reduce concussion risk  CBS SportsAt the NFL owner's meetings on Wednesday, the league voted to ban three drills from being used during training camp, hoping to tamp down the risk of ...

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International football's concussion protocols 'are the worst in the world' -…

05-21-2019

International football's concussion protocols 'are the worst in the world'  CNNIn 2002, at just 59, former British footballer Jeff Astle choked to death.

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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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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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New Study Says Risk Of Repeat Concussions Isn’t As Bad As…

05-14-2019

New Study Says Risk Of Repeat Concussions Isn’t As Bad As Many Fear  CBS PhillyPHILADELPHIA (CBS) – While concussions can be serious, they're usually not. According to a new study from Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, a concussion ...

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Examining the Long-term Effects of Concussion in Sport - News-Medical.net

05-10-2019

Examining the Long-term Effects of Concussion in Sport  News-Medical.netAn interview with The Drake Foundation, discussing the short and long-term effects of concussions obtained during contact sports such as football and rugby.

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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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Steve Young: Football needs ‘sea change’ in approach to concussions -…

04-28-2019

Steve Young: Football needs ‘sea change’ in approach to concussions  The Mercury NewsTwo decades after a series of concussions cut short his Hall of Fame career, 49ers legend Steve Young told an audience at Stanford University on Saturday that ...

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Simple test can indicate prolonged symptoms following pediatric sports-related concussion -…

04-16-2019

Simple test can indicate prolonged symptoms following pediatric sports-related concussion  Science DailyResearchers have found that abnormal performance on the Romberg balance test can indicate that children and adolescents will experience prolonged ...

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Know how to spot concussion symptoms, get the right help -…

04-12-2019

Know how to spot concussion symptoms, get the right help  Cherry Hill Courier PostUsually caused by an impact to the head or body, many concussions are sports related but can also be sustained from falls, fights, or abuse.

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Concussion in Youth Sports | Health | union-bulletin.com - Walla Walla…

04-12-2019

Concussion in Youth Sports | Health | union-bulletin.com  Walla Walla Union-BulletinIf you are the parent of a middle-school or high-school athlete, you are probably aware of the intensified concerns involving sports concussions.

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More Time Spent in Sports, Faster Healing From Concussion - HealthDay

04-10-2019

More Time Spent in Sports, Faster Healing From Concussion  HealthDayIt's a classic Catch-22: While kids who play sports are more likely to suffer a concussion, they seem to recover faster if they had already spent a lot of time on the ...

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Concussion symptoms, management and recovery during spring sports - Glenwood Springs…

04-07-2019

Concussion symptoms, management and recovery during spring sports  Glenwood Springs Post IndependentDuring the first 24 hours after a concussion, the individual should be monitored for worsening symptoms or the appearance of new symptoms. It's also advisable ...

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Kids should not be allowed to play tackle football - Vox.com

04-03-2019

Kids should not be allowed to play tackle football  Vox.comPart of Hindsight 2070: We asked 15 experts, “What do we do now that will be considered unthinkable in 50 years?” Here's what they told us.

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Head Injuries in Soccer - U.S. News & World Report

04-01-2019

Head Injuries in Soccer  U.S. News & World ReportConcussions are an issue at every play level and in every age group.

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'Landmark' concussion study could bring dramatic changes in treatment for young…

03-15-2019

'Landmark' concussion study could bring dramatic changes in treatment for young athletes  Charleston Post CourierNew research brings good news to the 1.1 million to 1.9 million American kids who suffer sport-related concussions each year.

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Virginia student-athletes to receive further concussion protection - WTKR News 3

03-15-2019

Virginia student-athletes to receive further concussion protection  WTKR News 3A new state law will require Virginia schools to regularly update their policies on educating coaches, student-athletes and parents about concussions and on ...

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Machines Predict Recovery Time from a Sports Concussion - Technology Networks

03-08-2019

Machines Predict Recovery Time from a Sports Concussion  Technology NetworksThe prevalence of concussions in sports is well known. So, too, is the challenge clinicians and others face when they have to decide when an athlete can return ...

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Scientists teach machines to predict recovery time from sports-related concussions -…

03-07-2019

Scientists teach machines to predict recovery time from sports-related concussions  Science DailyDeciding when an athlete can return to the game after a head injury makes managing the treatment of sports-related concussions very complicated. Scientists ...

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Study of retired NFL athletes suggests a history of concussions alone…

03-03-2019

Study of retired NFL athletes suggests a history of concussions alone does not inevitably result in depression  PsyPostPhysical problems such as body pain are a key pathway between sport-related concussions and depression, according to a study published in the Journal of ...

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Concussion risks raise the stakes for sports organizations - Insurance Business

03-01-2019

Concussion risks raise the stakes for sports organizations  Insurance BusinessIn recent years, the world of sports has been shaken up by an increased awareness of concussions and their long-term consequences, especially after a ...

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State lawmakers consider youth sports concussion bill - KXLY Spokane

02-26-2019

State lawmakers consider youth sports concussion bill  KXLY SpokaneWhen you think of concussions, your mind might go straight to football, but state lawmakers are trying to change that through a new Senate bill focused on ...

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Sport-Related Concussion in Children and Adolescents | From the American Academy…

02-25-2019

Sport-Related Concussion in Children and Adolescents | From the American Academy of Pediatrics  AAP NewsSport-related concussion is an important topic in nearly all sports and at all levels of sport for children and adolescents. Concussion knowledge and approaches ...

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Concussion education program collaborates with youth sports organization - Radiology Business

02-21-2019

Concussion education program collaborates with youth sports organization  Radiology BusinessCrashCourse—a virtual reality concussion education program—announced a new partnership with the sports organization American Youth Football and Cheer ...

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Can Exercise Help Athletes Recover from a Concussion? - Everyday Health

02-15-2019

Can Exercise Help Athletes Recover from a Concussion?  Everyday HealthOver the years, the prevailing advice for facilitating recovery from a sports-related concussion has been for the person to rest and avoid physical activity until his ...

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