Warm-up and bullpen throws that high school pitchers deliver on game day typically are not tallied in pitch counts but significantly increase injury risk, a new study says
Heading appears to alter cognitive function, at least temporarily, according to new research
New insights into the disease show head impact, not concussion, triggers CTE, according to researchers
More than 650 concussions reported in high school sports each day in U.S.
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
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
Sports participation can diminish ADHD symptoms in children, though new study says athletes may be at increased risk of injury in contact sports
Young athletes who specialize in a sport too soon face a high risk of injury and potential surgery. See what a leading surgeon says on this national epidemic.
What happens when a young athlete wears the wrong cleats to a game – and it results in an injury to another player? Our expert weighs in
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