Female Olympians Pledge To Donate Brains For Concussion ResearchU.S. bobsledder Elana Meyers Taylor, U.S. hockey player Angela Ruggiero, and six-time Olympian Hayley Wickenheiser of Canada have all pledged to give their brains to the Concussion Legacy Foundation.
1 In 5 Teens Has Suffered A Concussion, Study FindsThe study found that over 31 percent of students who played a contact sport the previous year reported having had at least one diagnosed concussion.
New Helmet Technology Isn't A Cure-All For Football's Concussion IssuesAs exciting as some of the new technology is, it isn't a full solution to the problem facing the sport.
Keidel: NFL's Concussion ConfusionDid the NFL omit 100+ concussions from the study it relied upon to show no direct link between football and brain damage?
3 Reasons Why FIFA Needs To Pay More Attention To ConcussionsTo many-a-fan's dismay, some players were noticeably 'out of it' and even collapsed after sustaining a head injury during play. While getting injured is something that can happen in any sport, certain protocols need to be followed to ensure player safety.
Vlog This!: The NFL PayoutChad takes a look at the recent settlement of an NFL lawsuit over concussions brought a group of other ex-players.
Josh Cribbs Says Former RB Josh Harrison Battling SeizuresHead hits and concussions have become a primary focus of the NFL, but there is really no way to totally protect players against them. Josh Cribbs recently suffered a concussion and knows the dangers of what could happen due to the issues his former teammate, Jerome Harrison, is currently going through.
Teammate: Junior Seau Suffered Over 1,500 ConcussionsA former teammate of Junior Seau claims that the All-Pro linebacker suffered over 1,500 concussions.
Junior Seau's Brain To Be Donated For ResearchThe family of former NFL star Junior Seau will donate his brain for research into repetitive head injuries.
Safety Of Athletes DebateNevada legislators are working to knock out head injuries among high school athletes.
NFL Cracking Down on Hard Hits