concussions

Alvaro Pereira of Uruguay receives treatment during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (credit: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

3 Reasons Why FIFA Needs To Pay More Attention To Concussions

To many-a-fan’s dismay, some players were noticeably ‘out of it’ and even collapsed after sustaining a head injury during play. While getting injured is something that can happen in any sport, certain protocols need to be followed to ensure player safety.

07/11/2014

University of Illinois Fighting Illini(Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Lawmakers Discuss Concussion Bill

Connecticut lawmakers are being asked to address two issues that have afflicted student athletes: concussions and cardiac arrests.

02/27/2014

File photo of a pro football player suffering a concussion. (credit: Getty Images)

Study: High School Athletes Returning Too Soon From Concussions

High school student-athletes who have suffered concussions are returning to the playing field before their brain has fully recovered.

12/31/2012

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