29_35x90 knx_35x90
KNX Special Report: Ready or Not: Why You're Not Ready for Disaster | Listen Live | Donate Blood | Questions? Tweet #KNXready and hear answers during KNX Business Hour at 1 p.m. |

Concussion

(credit: YouTube)

10-Year-Old Skating Phenom Suffers Concussion In Collision

A skateboarding collision was captured on video, in which a 10-year old suffered a concussion that may have been deadly, if not for his safety equipment.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/23/2014

Arizona Cardinals v Philadelphia Eagles

NFL Faces New Concussion Case In Los Angeles

The estate of NFL Hall of Famer Mike Webster and dozens of former players suing the league over concussion injuries have agreed to wait to see if their lawsuit will join other similar cases being reviewed by a judge for possible settlement.

03/21/2014

SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 11: Wide receiver Percy Harvin #11 of the Seattle Seahawks is on the field after free safety Rafael Bush #25 of the New Orleans Saints was called for an unnneccesary roughness penalty in the first quarter during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at CenturyLink Field on January 11, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Harvin Out For NFC Championship

Just like in the regular season Percy Harvin’s return to the field in the postseason was short lived as Harvin will not be playing against San Francisco this weekend.

01/18/2014

Center Nick Hardwick #61 of the San Diego Chargers prepares to snap the ball against the Oakland Raiders early in the first quarter on October 06, 2013 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Raiders won 27-17. (credit: Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Chargers C Hardwick Cleared After Concussion

Center Nick Hardwick has been cleared from his concussion and was a limited participant as the San Diego Chargers practiced for the final time for their divisional-round playoff game at Denver.

01/10/2014

(credit: CBS)

Student Who Suffered Concussion At Water Polo Practice Sues Redondo Beach Unified For Negligence

A student has filed a lawsuit against the Redondo Beach Unified School District, alleging negligence for not giving her proper medical treatment for a concussion she suffered during a water polo practice.

11/15/2013

High School Sports

Bill Will Require Private, Charter Schools To Keep Possibly Concussed Athletes Off Field

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation that will require private and charter schools in California to keep student athletes off the field if there is a concern that they received a concussion.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/30/2013

Quarterback Matt Flynn might get the next game start with Terrelle Pryor continuing to recover from a concussion. (credit: Brian Bahr/Getty Images Sport)

Raiders’ Matt Flynn Might Get Chance To Start At QB This Week

Matt Flynn might finally get another chance to start a game at quarterback in the NFL.

09/25/2013

US Secretary of State Hillary speaks during a news conference during her visit to Stormont Castle in Belfast December 7, 2012. Northern Ireland's leaders paid tribute to US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for helping build peace in the troubled British province, as she visited Belfast amid a spate of new attacks and tensions. (credit: KEVIN LAMARQUE/AFP/Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton Faints, Suffers Concussion

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton fainted and suffered a concussion, the U.S. State Department reports.

12/15/2012

Junior Seau #55 of the New England Patriots looks on warm ups before the game against the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium on November 15, 2009 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Seau’s Brain To Be Donated For Research Into Football-Related Head Injuries

Junior Seau’s brain will be donated by his family for research into football-related head injuries.

05/04/2012

James Harden of the Oklahoma City Thunder lays on the floor after being elbowed by Metta World Peace of the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on April 22, 2012. (credit: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Harden Still Not Cleared To Play After Taking Elbow To Head From Metta World Peace

James Harden has not yet been cleared to play after suffering a concussion when he took an elbow to the head from the Lakers’ Metta World Peace.

04/24/2012

James Harden of the Oklahoma City Thunder lays on the floor after being elbowed by Metta World Peace of the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on April 22, 2012. (credit: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Thunder’s Harden Undergoes Tests After Concussion

Thunder forward James Harden underwent tests Monday following his concussion in the previous day’s game against the Los Angeles Lakers and will be re-evaluated on Tuesday.

04/23/2012

DENVER, CO - APRIL 11: Kevin Love #42 of the Minnesota Timberwolves is helped up off the court after a head injury against the Denver Nuggets on April 11, 2012 at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Kevin Love Hospitalized After Suffering Mild Concussion

An unintentional elbow ended the night early for Kevin Love and sent him to the hospital.

04/12/2012

Kris Dielman

Emotional Kris Dielman Announces Retirement From Chargers

Four-time Pro Bowl guard Kris Dielman has retired from the San Diego Chargers, saying it’s the right thing to do so after he sustained a concussion last season that led the NFL to tell game officials to watch closely for symptoms during games.

03/01/2012

2012 NBA All-Star Game

Neurologist Confirms Kobe Bryant’s Concussion; Call Up Ebanks From DFenders

After further diagnosis, Neurologist Dr. Vern Williams, confirmed Wednesday that in addition to the nasal fracture, Kobe Bryant suffered a concussion in Sunday’s All-Star game.

02/28/2012

Cornerback Mike Richardson (#35) of the New England Patriots  for a pass at Raymond James Stadium on August 10, 2007 in Tampa, Florida. Richardson is among 75 players named in the lawsuit against the NFL. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

NFL ‘Vigorously’ Denies Cover-Up Of On-Field Concussion Risk

Plaintiffs listed in the 81-page fraud suit include 1983 NFL Rookie of the Year Vernon Maxwell and Compton-born and former Chicago Bears defensive back Mike Richardson.

07/20/2011

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,375 other followers