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Reckless and beloved, Blackhawks’ Corey Crawford brushes off concussion concerns -…

04-20-2019

Reckless and beloved, Blackhawks’ Corey Crawford brushes off concussion concerns  Chicago Sun-TimesSome of the legendary characters in Chicago sports history are known as much for their compelling personalities as their excellence, and Corey Crawford surely ...

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Putting the boo in: Storm stunned by crowd in Cronk's homecoming…

04-20-2019

Putting the boo in: Storm stunned by crowd in Cronk's homecoming  The AgeA small section of the Melbourne crowd made a point of giving it to Cooper Cronk whose immediate focus is potentially coping without Luke Keary for Anzac ...

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Shoemaker, Blue Jays to face Fiers, Athletics on Saturday - Bradenton…

04-20-2019

Shoemaker, Blue Jays to face Fiers, Athletics on Saturday  Bradenton HeraldThe Blue Jays will start right-hander Matt Shoemaker on Saturday while the Athletics are expected to counter with right-hander Mike Fiers.

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Rookie coaches enjoying chess match that comes in NHL playoffs |…

04-20-2019

Rookie coaches enjoying chess match that comes in NHL playoffs | News, Sports, Jobs  NUjournalAP Hockey Writer. Rod Brind'Amour does not think what he is doing is anything special. Brind'Amour not only has the Carolina Hurricanes in the playoffs in his ...

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North Attleboro's Montague weekend's NCAA gymnastics Championship for University of Illinois-Chicago…

04-20-2019

North Attleboro's Montague weekend's NCAA gymnastics Championship for University of Illinois-Chicago  The Sun ChronicleThe NCAA national individual gymnastics championship is there for the taking for North Attleboro High School graduate Sam Montague this weekend at the ...

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From amnesia to All-American: One athlete's remarkable journey - WFAA.com

04-20-2019

From amnesia to All-American: One athlete's remarkable journey  WFAA.comRichland College All-American basketball player Caleb Williams has displayed remarkable perseverance in achieving a lifelong dream.

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Canada v USA – Familiar faces take to Sheffield Arena ice…

04-19-2019

Canada v USA – Familiar faces take to Sheffield Arena ice for good cause  Yorkshire PostON three previous visits to the FlyDSA Arena this season, Zack Fitzgerald only inflicted misery on the Sheffield Steelers fans who used to idolise him during the ...

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Hockey sees steep decline in fighting as focus turns to speed…

04-19-2019

Hockey sees steep decline in fighting as focus turns to speed, skill and safety  Charleston Post CourierFighting in professional hockey is on the decline, down 70 percent in the NHL over the last 10 years. But players and coaches say it will always be a...

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Why we love Andre Drummond and you should too - Detroit…

04-19-2019

Why we love Andre Drummond and you should too  Detroit Bad BoysAndre Drummond has been playing at an elite level, but his critics can't let go of an outdated narrative.

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The Slow Drip of Football's Youth Participation Decline Continues Apace -…

04-19-2019

The Slow Drip of Football's Youth Participation Decline Continues Apace  ForbesMore numbers are released showing fewer kids playing the sport and more parents supporting youth tackle football bans.

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D.C. United’s Leonardo Jara available again, but Joseph Mora out for…

04-19-2019

D.C. United’s Leonardo Jara available again, but Joseph Mora out for a while  The Washington PostD.C. United is optimistic about its first-choice right back returning to action this weekend, but less so about the top left back playing again soon. Leonardo Jara ...

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Concussions – Not Just For Kids - CapeCod.com News

04-19-2019

Concussions – Not Just For Kids  CapeCod.com NewsHYANNIS – It happened in an instant: One minute I was vertical, walking the dog down my driveway, and the next moment my forehead was slamming into the ...

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INJURY REPORT pres. by Texas Health Sports Medicine: FC Dallas vs…

04-19-2019

INJURY REPORT pres. by Texas Health Sports Medicine: FC Dallas vs. Atlanta United | 4.20.19  FC DallasFRISCO - As FC Dallas prepares to head on the road to take on Atlanta United this weekend, let's take a look at the Texas Health Sports Medicine Injury...

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This Week In Hot Takes: Merril Hoge claims Boston University concussion…

04-19-2019

This Week In Hot Takes: Merril Hoge claims Boston University concussion researchers "cheat, lie, and abuse/suppress science"  Awful AnnouncingThe hottest take for April 12-19 came from former ESPN analyst Merril Hoge ranting about Boston University's concussion research.

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T.J. Oshie ‘won’t be playing anytime soon’ after scary crash into…

04-19-2019

T.J. Oshie ‘won’t be playing anytime soon’ after scary crash into the boards  The Washington PostRALEIGH, N.C. — Capitals forward T.J. Oshie will be out “quite some time” after he was pushed into the boards by Carolina Hurricanes forward Warren Foegele ...

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As Svechnikov’s rapid return approaches, a call for prudence and patience…

04-19-2019

As Svechnikov’s rapid return approaches, a call for prudence and patience  Raleigh News & ObserverStill, whatever the rewards would be for getting Andrei Svechnikov back in the Carolina Hurricanes' lineup, whatever the medical justification only five days after ...

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WWE Injuries Include Daniel Bryan, Sheamus, Amid Superstar Shakeups - CBS…

04-18-2019

WWE Injuries Include Daniel Bryan, Sheamus, Amid Superstar Shakeups  CBS DenverBy Chuck Carroll. (CBS New York/CBS Local) — Post-WrestleMania is a quiet time for WWE, as the company takes a collective deep breath in the wake of its ...

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CMU fires gymnastics coach for urging athlete to lie about concussion…

04-18-2019

CMU fires gymnastics coach for urging athlete to lie about concussion  The Detroit NewsCentral Michigan University has fired long-time and highly decorated women's gymnastics coach Jerry Reighard after a lengthy internal investigation into ...

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At Colorado, a Breach in Football’s Wall - The New York…

04-18-2019

At Colorado, a Breach in Football’s Wall  The New York TimesThe University of Colorado has come closer than most institutions to wrestling with an urgent question: Is running a college football program unconscionable?

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Wests Tigers centre Rob Jennings' epic 49-hour baby bender - The…

04-18-2019

Wests Tigers centre Rob Jennings' epic 49-hour baby bender  The AgeWests Tigers centre Rob Jennings went on an epic 49-hour baby bender last weekend which featured a hit-and-run trip to Suncorp Stadium, a concussion, and ...

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A 'hard hitting' topic - SRU The Online Rocket

04-18-2019

A 'hard hitting' topic  SRU The Online RocketMore than 200 lawsuits are reportedly being filed against the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) for its handling of concussion-related injuries in ...

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More Sports Experience May Reduce Impact of Concussions - Physician's Weekly

04-18-2019

More Sports Experience May Reduce Impact of Concussions  Physician's WeeklyApr 17, 2019 | HealthDay | 0 |. More Sports Experience May Reduce Impact of Concussions. WEDNESDAY, April 17, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Youth with a ...

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Hurricanes' Svechnikov In Concussion Protocol - Spectrum News

04-18-2019

Hurricanes' Svechnikov In Concussion Protocol  Spectrum NewsRALEIGH, N.C. -- The Carolina Hurricanes celebrated their first playoff game in 10 years with a victory over the Washington Capitals on Monday night. However ...

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Are the Chargers seriously using Junior Seau to market their football…

04-17-2019

Are the Chargers seriously using Junior Seau to market their football team?  For The WinJunior Seau shot himself in the chest at age 43 after showing symptoms of CTE.

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A Giant Laid Low by Too Many Blows to the Head…

04-17-2019

A Giant Laid Low by Too Many Blows to the Head  The New York TimesSome days I feel like a young man, and some days not,” Ryan Miller said. What it's like to visit a former football player trying to recover from head trauma.

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Hurricanes rookie in concussion protocol after taking punch to face from…

04-16-2019

Hurricanes rookie in concussion protocol after taking punch to face from Capitals' Alex Ovechkin  Baltimore SunWashington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin injured Carolina Hurricanes rookie Andrei Svechnikov with a punch to the face during a fight in Game 3 of their ...

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Canes teen in concussion protocol after fight - ESPN

04-16-2019

Canes teen in concussion protocol after fight  ESPNHurricanes forward Andrei Svechnikov, 19, is in the concussion protocol after being knocked out by Alex Ovechkin during a fight Monday.

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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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Column: If you see signs of a concussion, don't hesitate to…

04-16-2019

Column: If you see signs of a concussion, don't hesitate to alert athletic trainer or coach  nwitimes.comAs Mychal Thompson has demonstrated, parents are usually pretty reliable at spotting signs of a concussion.

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PCA and TeachAids Team Up to Provide CrashCourse Concussion Education -…

04-15-2019

PCA and TeachAids Team Up to Provide CrashCourse Concussion Education  Physical Therapy ProductsPublished on April 15, 2019. Concussion-photo1. Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA) announces a new partnership with TeachAids. Together, they will provide ...

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As Quidditch Grows, So Do Concerns Over Quidditch Injuries - NPR

04-13-2019

As Quidditch Grows, So Do Concerns Over Quidditch Injuries  NPRConcussions, broken bones, and torn ligaments are a few serious injury concerns in Quidditch — a new sport where the rules are still evolving, and players are ...

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Testing for Concussions | Health | union-bulletin.com - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin

04-12-2019

Testing for Concussions | Health | union-bulletin.com  Walla Walla Union-BulletinChris Eastep looked at me, shook his head, and said two of the most dreaded words a young athlete can hear.

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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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Apps Can't Diagnose a Concussion: What Parents Need to Know -…

04-12-2019

Apps Can't Diagnose a Concussion: What Parents Need to Know  HealthlineThe Food and Drug Administration is urging people to steer clear of apps that claim to evaluate, diagnose or treat head injuries including concussions.

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Scans may reveal concussion damage in living athletes - Bend Bulletin

04-11-2019

Scans may reveal concussion damage in living athletes  Bend BulletinResearchers may be closing in on a way to check athletes while they are alive for signs of a degenerative brain disease that has been linked to frequent head ...

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More Time Spent in Sports, Faster Healing From Concussion - U.S…

04-10-2019

More Time Spent in Sports, Faster Healing From Concussion  U.S. News & World ReportBy Serena Gordon HealthDay Reporter. (HealthDay). WEDNESDAY, April 10, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- It's a classic Catch-22: While kids who play sports are ...

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Horse racing is more dangerous than football for concussions. Why US…

04-10-2019

Horse racing is more dangerous than football for concussions. Why US tracks are so far behind on safety  Courier JournalJockeys have high rates of concussions, but US horse racing lags behind other sports and other countries in dealing with them.

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Aaron Rodgers: I had a “very painful” knee injury, “scary” concussion…

04-09-2019

Aaron Rodgers: I had a “very painful” knee injury, “scary” concussion  Yahoo SportsThe knee injury that Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers suffered in Week One last season didn't keep him off the field for long, but it did continue to affect him.

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

04-08-2019

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

04-03-2019

Kids should not be allowed to play tackle football  Vox.comI would know — I'm a CTE expert and former college football player.

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Johnny Manziel leaves second AAF game after suffering concussion while trying…

04-01-2019

Johnny Manziel leaves second AAF game after suffering concussion while trying to make tackle  Fox NewsJohnny Manziel was forced to leave an Alliance of American Football game between the Memphis Express and the Orlando Apollos on Saturday after suffering a ...

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Johnny Manziel knocked out of second AAF game with apparent concussion…

03-30-2019

Johnny Manziel knocked out of second AAF game with apparent concussion  Yahoo SportsJohnny Manziel didn't last long in his second game in the AAF.

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The hockey mom who became a leader in concussion testing -…

03-29-2019

The hockey mom who became a leader in concussion testing  The AthleticA neurological nurse, Jeannine Donato founded a group to expanded baseline testing in youth sports.

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Pelicans' Frank Jackson: Diagnosed with concussion - CBSSports.com

03-26-2019

Pelicans' Frank Jackson: Diagnosed with concussion  CBSSports.comJackson was diagnosed with a concussion after exiting Tuesday's game against the Hawks, Jennifer Hale of Fox Sports New Orleans reports. Jackson will ...

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Cavaliers notebook: Matthew Dellavedova may miss rest of season with concussion…

03-26-2019

Cavaliers notebook: Matthew Dellavedova may miss rest of season with concussion  Akron Beacon JournalCLEVELAND — Cavaliers coach Larry Drew said there's a chance that point guard Matthew Dellavedova might be done for the season after suffering a ...

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New Rules and Smart Tech in Youth Sports Concussion Prevention -…

03-25-2019

New Rules and Smart Tech in Youth Sports Concussion Prevention  Legal Talk NetworkDavid Kracke tells us about CBIRT's great work in concussion prevention management, and what is being done to make sports safer with smart technology.

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Windsor football coach gets help after concussion | Sports - Gillette…

03-23-2019

Windsor football coach gets help after concussion | Sports  Gillette News RecordFORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Chris Jones strained to put one foot in front of the other. His steely stare was laser-focused on an X on a board he held at arm's ...

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Professor's study helps athletic trainers improve concussion management - 2019 -…

03-20-2019

Professor's study helps athletic trainers improve concussion management - 2019 - School of Health Sciences - News - OU Magazine  News at OUA new study by Daniel J. Goble, Ph.D., associate professor of exercise science, has been published in the Journal of Athletic Training. The...

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Soccer's concussion protocol is still not taken seriously, and it’s a…

03-19-2019

Soccer's concussion protocol is still not taken seriously, and it’s a huge problem  Yahoo FinanceDavid Ospina's collapse during Napoli's game over the weekend is the latest example of soccer's concussion protocol failing wretchedly.

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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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Remembering Kelly Catlin: Concussion questions follow death of beloved Olympic cyclist…

03-14-2019

Remembering Kelly Catlin: Concussion questions follow death of beloved Olympic cyclist  The Washington PostA silver medalist in team pursuit in the 2016 Rio Olympics, the cyclist took her life last week.

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Treatment Upgrades for Sports Concussions - KNWA

03-13-2019

Treatment Upgrades for Sports Concussions  KNWAMarch is national brain injury awareness month, which is why local doctors are working to provide specialized concussion care.

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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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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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Brain Injury Association of Missouri hosting seminar on sports concussions -…

02-23-2019

Brain Injury Association of Missouri hosting seminar on sports concussions  Columbia MissourianThe Brain Injury Association of Missouri will be hosting a seminar on concussions in sports March 11 at the Missouri State High School Activities Association at 1 ...

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Teen's destiny altered by sports concussion - Berkshire Eagle

02-15-2019

Teen's destiny altered by sports concussion  Berkshire EagleGREAT BARRINGTON — Claire Sheridan is sitting across from her mother in a coffee shop, talking about the moment a soccer ball changed her destiny. "It used ...

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Pamplin Media Group - Oregon's concussion 'haves' and 'have-nots' - Pamplin…

02-12-2019

Pamplin Media Group - Oregon's concussion 'haves' and 'have-nots'  Pamplin Media GroupOregon's concussion 'haves' and 'have-nots' , Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.

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Bob Costas Accuses NBC of Retaliating for His Remarks on Concussions…

02-11-2019

Bob Costas Accuses NBC of Retaliating for His Remarks on Concussions in N.F.L.  The New York TimesBob Costas, the longtime sportscaster and prime-time host on NBC, alleged in an interview that aired on Sunday that the network's executives abruptly removed ...

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Concussion laws: How does your state stack up? - Reveal

02-09-2019

Concussion laws: How does your state stack up?  RevealNearly a decade ago, lawmakers in Oregon and Washington state enacted the first laws on how to handle student-athlete concussions, in reaction to severe ...

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Wave of concussion lawsuits to test NCAA's liability - The Associated…

02-07-2019

Wave of concussion lawsuits to test NCAA's liability  The Associated PressNEW YORK (AP) — The NCAA is facing more than 300 lawsuits from former college football players who claim their concussions were mistreated, leading to ...

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Concussion treatment: Adolescent athletes 'prescribed' aerobic exercise recovered faster: Study is…

02-04-2019

Concussion treatment: Adolescent athletes 'prescribed' aerobic exercise recovered faster: Study is the first randomized clinical trial on treatment of acute concussion  Science DailyAdolescent athletes who sustained concussions while playing a sport recovered more quickly when they underwent a supervised, aerobic exercise regimen.

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Poor Students More Likely To Play Football, Despite Brain Injury Concerns…

02-03-2019

Poor Students More Likely To Play Football, Despite Brain Injury Concerns  NPRFears of brain injuries has deterred many parents and their children from choosing to play football. After years of publicity about how dangerous football can be, ...

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Improvements in concussion awareness in Iowa - KGAN TV

02-03-2019

Improvements in concussion awareness in Iowa  KGAN TVEASTERN IOWA, Iowa (CBS2/ FOX 28) — 1.6 million to nearly 4 million concussions in the United States each year are related to sports and recreation. Medical ...

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AMSSM Publishes Updated Position Statement on Concussion in Sport - Newswise

01-31-2019

AMSSM Publishes Updated Position Statement on Concussion in Sport  NewswiseThe American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM) has released its latest position statement, Concussion in Sport 2019, an update to its 2013 position ...

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Seattle Children’s studies concussion risk in youth sports - KING5.com

01-31-2019

Seattle Children’s studies concussion risk in youth sports  KING5.comThe fears of parents about concussions has led to a nationwide decrease of kids participating in contact sports like youth football. Seattle Children's has ...

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Seattle Children's concussion and sports - KING5.com

01-31-2019

Seattle Children's concussion and sports  KING5.comThis Sunday is for worshipers and those who love football. But with the growing concern about concussions, some fear it could alter the beloved sport. Seattle ...

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Few sports are doing enough to protect athletes from brain damage…

01-24-2019

Few sports are doing enough to protect athletes from brain damage  The EconomistFANS OF LARGE men colliding with one another are in luck. Next weekend the Six Nations, a rugby contest for the best teams in Europe, gets going in Paris.

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NFL says player concussions dropped by 29 percent in 2018 regular…

01-24-2019

NFL says player concussions dropped by 29 percent in 2018 regular season  USA TODAYThe NFL says concussions were down significantly in 2018, though the league is still figuring out what exactly was responsible for the reduction.

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Lack of Concussion Knowledge Showcase Insurance Needs - Front Office Sports

01-18-2019

Lack of Concussion Knowledge Showcase Insurance Needs  Front Office SportsUncertainties of long-term head trauma impacts leave sports organizations at risk, seeking preventative and proactive measures like concussion insurance.

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For the NFL and all of football, a new threat: an…

01-17-2019

For the NFL and all of football, a new threat: an evaporating insurance market  ABC NewsFrom the NFL to rec leagues, football is facing a stark, new threat: an evaporating insurance market that is fundamentally altering the economics of the sport, ...

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Athletes should build neck strength to reduce concussion risk, researchers recommend…

01-16-2019

Athletes should build neck strength to reduce concussion risk, researchers recommend  Science DailyResearchers have proposed a way to mitigate risk for football and soccer players and others at risk of concussion: Protect your head with neck-strengthening ...

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Painful concussion stories lead to change on the playing field -…

01-16-2019

Painful concussion stories lead to change on the playing field  Pamplin Media GroupPainful concussion stories lead to change on the playing field , Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.

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Quality of life in adolescents recovering from sports-related concussion or fracture…

01-15-2019

Quality of life in adolescents recovering from sports-related concussion or fracture  Science DailyResearchers studied health-related quality of life in adolescents with sports-related concussion or extremity fracture during their recovery periods.

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