Heading appears to alter cognitive function, at least temporarily, according to new research
New report stresses cooling athletes on site when dealing with life-threatening heat stroke
New insights into the disease show head impact, not concussion, triggers CTE, according to researchers
Renowned Andrews Sports Medicine surgeon dissects the overuse injury epidemic ravaging youth sports and shares what coaches, parents – and yes, young athletes – should be focused on
More than 650 concussions reported in high school sports each day in U.S.
53 percent of the 1,000 Americans polled feel that tackle football is not a safe activity for kids before they are in high school
Girl soccer players are five times more likely than boys to return to play the same day after a concussion
University of Texas at Arlington study finds that significant number of caregivers have a limited understanding of concussions and their impact on kids’ futures
The first African-American woman to capture an individual swimming medal in the Olympics shares her youth experiences and the work she’s doing to help kids learn how to swim.
Researchers find that approximately two-thirds of all head impacts studied occurred during practice, while the percentage of high-magnitude impacts was higher in games
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