Articles for Tag: "football"

What does Aaron Hernandez’s CTE diagnosis mean? 
What does Aaron Hernandez’s CTE diagnosis mean?
Researchers say it’s the most severe case they have ever seen in someone of his age.
What is the link between degenerative brain disease and contact sports? 
What is the link between degenerative brain disease and contact sports?
NFL player autopsies could help answer this question.
Teen has miraculous recovery after life-threatening brain injury 
Teen has miraculous recovery after life-threatening brain injury
With a 1 percent chance of survival, Amir Fakhari beat the odds after suffering a subdural hematoma at a football game.
Why your kid’s football helmet better fit 
Why your kid’s football helmet better fit
Improperly fitted helmets can lead to more severe and longer-lasting concussion symptoms, according to a new study .
Wrestlers at high risk for skin infections, study finds 
Wrestlers at high risk for skin infections, study finds
Ringworm, fever blisters and cold sores are more common for athletes in this sport.
Can the Super Bowl cause a heart attack? 
Can the Super Bowl cause a heart attack?
Experts find that the emotional impact your body goes through during a big game can put pressure on the heart.
8 tips for a healthy Super Bowl Sunday 
8 tips for a healthy Super Bowl Sunday
Make the big game party a healthy one. Find out how.