Bill Would Require Concussion Information In Youth Sports
Former UConn Quarterback Pushing For Concussion Legislation
Concussion Task Force Begins Work
Calls For National Concussion Youth Sports StandardsConnecticut Senator Chris Murphy joined doctors in Hartford today, to call for the passage of a bill requiring a national panel to create standards for when young athletes can return to play, after a concussion.
Sports Concussions, Football And Beyond
A Pill To Treat Concussions Is On The WayWhile searching for a cancer cure, Dr. James Lechleiter discovered compounds that stimulate the special cells that protect the brain from long-term damage.
Casey Cochran Talks About His Decision To Quit Playing Football A week after announcing he would end his on-field football career because of a series of concussions, former UConn starting quarterback Casey Cochran talked about the decision with Connecticut reporters. Hear the news conference.
Cochran Will Stay With Huskies As Coach-TraineeUConn's Casey Cochran, who decided this week to stop playing football after suffering a series of concussions, will stay with the team as a coach-in-training.
Dustin Pedroia Remains Out Of Boston Lineup Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia is out of the lineup for the second straight game because of concussion-like symptoms.
Parents Growing More Concerned Over Potential For Concussions In Young Soccer PlayersThe lawsuit was filed Wednesday and seeks class action status on behalf of current and former soccer players who competed for teams governed by FIFA and several U.S.-based soccer organizations.
Harvin Out For NFC ChampionshipJust like in the regular season Percy Harvin's return to the field in the postseason was short lived as Harvin will not be playing against San Francisco this weekend.
Judge: $765 Million May Not Be Enough For Concussion SettlementA federal judge in Philadelphia has preliminarily rejected a $765 million settlement of NFL concussion claims, fearing the sum may not be enough to cover injured players.