Young Athletes Reconsidering Risk Of Concussions Amid Word Late-Ken Stabler Suffered From CTEThe late-Ken Stabler was an Oakland Raiders legend, but was also the most famous quarterback ever diagnosed with chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE.
Chargers' McCoy Declines Specifics About Fluker's Latest ConcussionChargers coach Mike McCoy refused to divulge details of right guard D.J. Fluker's second concussion in five days and the fourth of his three-year NFL career.
Will Smith Quells 'Concussion' Controversy At Hollywood Film AwardsSmith was honored Sunday at the Hollywood Film Awards for his work in "Concussion." He plays Dr. Bennet Omalu, the forensic neuropathologist who uncovered the dangerous effects of head trauma on the brain in football.
Quarterback Coach Can Turn Kids Into Star PlayersSteve Clarkson grew up in the Los Angeles neighborhood of El Sereno wanting to be an NFL quarterback.
Research Shows 'Concussion Pill' Could Aid In Treatment Of Brain InjuriesScientists are excited about the discovery of a professor's plan to prevent brain damage following concussions through medication.
LA Students Undergo 'Baseline' Tests To Measure Concussion EffectsAs concerns grow over brain injuries in teenagers and their relation to team sports, a landmark program aims to increase sport safety.
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.
NATA Releases New Youth Concussion Guidelines For SportsOn Monday, the National Athletic Trainers' Association released new guidelines on the management of sports concussions.
10 Former Players Sue NHL, Saying League Didn't Do Enough On Concussions Ten former National Hockey League players, including All-Star defenseman Gary Leeman, claimed in a class-action lawsuit that the league hasn't done enough to protect players from concussions.
Football Camp Tackles Concussion Risks By Teaching Safer TechniqueAs football season approaches, one camp is teaching young players safer tackling techniques to guard against dangerous head injuries.
NFL To Settle Concussion Suits For $765MThe NFL agreed to pay more than three-quarters of a billion dollars to settle lawsuits from thousands of former players who developed dementia or other concussion-related health problems they say were caused by the very on-field violence that fueled the game's rise to popularity and profit.
Tips For Recognizing Concussions In Young AthletesWith fall season sports in full swing, injuries on the field is a big concern for parents and coaches alike.