Physician

Ivy League Presidents Approve Concussion Recommendations for Lacrosse and Soccer

The Ivy League presidents accepted a series of recommendations made by the League's Multi-Sport Concussion Review Committee aimed at

New smartphone app is designed to keep athletes safe during heat

We all know it's going to be a scorcher over the next several days, but will it be too hot for the kids to play outside? Now, there's an

NOCSAE Warns Athletes and Parents about Protective Equipment

The National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment (NOCSAE) issued a warning to athletes and parents of athletes to tho

New focus on brain injuries in youngest athletes

 The decision by Pop Warner football this week to impose new limits on full-speed blocking and contact at practices underscores how conce

Mind and body rest tied to concussion healing: study

Among people who have suffered a concussion, taking a week off from nearly all mental and physical activity -- including television, talk

Rock Center: Controversy Grows over Soccer Headgear

Rock Center: In a follow up to the story on the dramatic increase in concussions in girl's soccer, NBC's Rock Center takes a look

Learning about Concussions

This video, entitled "Learning about Concussions, is produced by the University of Michigan health System and features Dr.

Phil Hossler: Athletic trainers are at the forefront of sport safety initiatives

April is Youth Sports Safety month, and more than 38 million U.S. children and adolescents participate in sports each year.

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