More Evidence Of Long Term Damage Done By ConcussionsA study by the nation’s largest brain bank found evidence of a degenerative brain disease in 76 of 79 former football players it examined.
NCAA Settles Head-Injury Suit, Will Change Rules The NCAA agreed Tuesday to settle a class-action head-injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing football, hockey, soccer and other contact sports.
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.
Teens Report Traumatic Brain InjuriesAccording to a Canadian study of almost 3000 teenagers, 20% of them said they had traumatic brain injury.