New insights into the disease show head impact, not concussion, triggers CTE, according to researchers
Recovery may be complicated by pre-existing conditions more prevalent in females
Girl soccer players are five times more likely than boys to return to play the same day after a concussion
Evaluation from a vision specialist should be included in return-to-learn concussion protocols, recommend experts in a new report
If one of your young athletes suffers an injury are you prepared to handle it? Use this handy guide for a rundown on some of the most common injuries that occur during youth sporting events
A small survey of 77 female high school athletes found that those who experienced concussion symptoms tended to downplay or ignore them
Year-round play and higher intensity games contribute to escalating injuries, according to Nationwide Children’s Hospital study that examined youth soccer injuries from 1990 through 2014.
The Concussion Legacy Foundation’s Team Up Day encourages athletes to team up and speak up to fight concussions
A UCLA Health study finds that the majority of parents apt to heed advice that could worsen a child’s symptoms
SportingKid Live spoke with Dr. Joseph Maroon, concussion expert and team neurosurgeon for the Pittsburgh Steelers, to get his take on this serious subject.
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