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Researchers tracked more than 1,300 high school football players throughout the 2012 season and found that all helmets, regardless of brand, model, or whether they were shiny-new or up to 10 years old, offered the same protection from concussions.

Safest Football Helmets: No One Helmet Is Better Than the Next, Study Says

Researchers tracked more than high school football players throughout the 2012 season and found that all helmets, regardless of brand, model, or whether they were shiny-new or up to 10 years old, offered the same protection from concussions.

No. 1 on the pre-spring Super 11: His coach says his best football is ahead of him.

1 on the 2017 pre-spring TCPalm Super 11

After a lot of buzz in the media surrounding #youth #athletes and #brain #injuries, #student athletes in Ohio are now protected by House Bill 143, the #concussion #bill which makes it a law for young athletes to acquire clearance from a doctor or medical professional before returning to the sport if they show signs of concussion. #Ohio #Injuries

Center for Disease Control & Prevention to Conduct Study on Sports-Related Concussions in Youth Athletes

football players - Google Search

football players - Google Search

From the asphalt courts of Harlem to the high school gyms of Indiana, basketball is a way of life for millions of American kids and teens. It may be fun to play and great exercise, but basketball is also a contact sport, and injuries occur frequently.

Nearly half a million basketball injuries are treated by doctors and hospitals each year. Fortunately, very few of those are life-threatening. Some (like broken bones, concussions, and ligament tears) can be quite serious, though.

McMaster University  Child specific concussion management guidelines including return to activity and return to school;

McMaster University Child specific concussion management guidelines including return to activity and return to school;

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When it comes to keeping kids safe, we are all in this together.

Concussion Prescription: A Year On The Bench For Youngsters? - http://uptotheminutenews.net/2013/06/10/top-news-stories/concussion-prescription-a-year-on-the-bench-for-youngsters/

Young athletes who have two concussions within a year take nearly three times as long to recover as someone experiencing one concussion. A history of past concussions also hurt recovery times.

Identifying signs of teen depression that are not commonly known

Identifying signs of teen depression that are not commonly known

Instead of relying on diagnostic criteria or how other adults define depression, we should listen to what teens are saying and watch their behavior.

Here's the real scoop on all things #concussions from our Sports Med team!

10 Concussion Myths every parent should know

In this story by News 14, Dr. Chuck Vacchiano, professor at Duke University School of Nursing, is trying to find a new way to detect concussions and help save lives.

Chuck Vacchiano, professor at Duke University School of Nursing, is trying to find a new way to detect concussions and help save lives.

Concussions are finally getting the attention they deserve - help make a difference with this SupportStore-designed awareness wristband.Buy our Heads Up!  Concussion Cause Awareness Grey Rubber Bracelet Wristband for parents and team members to wear as a reminder.The white-filled letters Heads Up! stands out as a visible reminder to play safe. The Concussion Cause Awareness text promotes the awareness that brain injuries must be taken seriously and treated patiently.High school and college…

Concussion Awareness Wristbands - March is Brain Injury Awareness Month. It's so important to know what to do with someone who has had a concussion and how to prevent them in the first place.

Helmets and mouth guards don't protect against concussions, says an…

Helmets and Mouthguards Don’t Prevent Concussions

Tragic Death Reminder that Brain Injuries Are A Danger To All Athletes

Ryan Freel: Tragic Death Reminder That Head Injuries Are Danger to All Athletes

The sports world was tasked with trying to learn from another tragedy on Saturday when former Cincinnati Reds utility man Ryan Freel was found dead in his apartment.

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