Articles for Tag: "football"

New ‘Concussion’ movie brings head injuries to the forefront  Featured
New ‘Concussion’ movie brings head injuries to the forefront
With the film set to debut on Christmas Day, here’s what you should know about this common sports-related injury.
Rare autoimmune disease won’t stop man’s passion for sports  Featured
Rare autoimmune disease won’t stop man’s passion for sports
Frank Tanzillo watches every Chicago Bears game. On Sunday, he’ll be a part of the pregame ceremonies.
How one man’s annual checkup saved his life  Featured
How one man’s annual checkup saved his life
Herman Dixon’s pancreatic cancer was detected early thanks to his routine doctor’s appointment.
The serious effects of head injuries during contact sports 
The serious effects of head injuries during contact sports
A neurologist weighs in on athlete safety.
Infographic: Healthy tailgating tips 
Infographic: Healthy tailgating tips
Make these swaps for a more nutritious game day celebration.
Healthy tailgating is possible 
Healthy tailgating is possible
Make these swaps for a more nutritious game day celebration.
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.