Articles for Tag: "concussion"

Even minor injuries can cause concussion symptoms 
Even minor injuries can cause concussion symptoms
New research says minor hits to the head can leave a lasting impact.
Practice could be more dangerous than the game 
Practice could be more dangerous than the game
Most concussion injuries don’t happen during games, according to a new report.
Will concussions kill high school football? 
Will concussions kill high school football?
This sport in Illinois could be a thing of the past if a class-action lawsuit prevails.
Why this rookie star is retiring from the NFL 
Why this rookie star is retiring from the NFL
Chris Borland calls it quits citing long-term consequences of concussions.
Concussion training now required for Illinois coaches 
Concussion training now required for Illinois coaches
Governor Quinn signs law to help prevent concussions among high school athletes.
Concussions may cause memory problems in the long-run 
Concussions may cause memory problems in the long-run
A new study says even mild and moderate traumatic brain injuries could be causing more long-lasting damage.
Concussion test may prove headache for some sports 
Concussion test may prove headache for some sports
A protein that facilitates communication among brain cells may change the way we play sports.