There’s a big jump in the number of kids showing up at the emergency room with concussions from sports activities.
Michigan youth football groups are taking part in a new national program.
When answers emerged this week, the discovery of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a degenerative brain disease connected to repeated head trauma, in Finnerty’s brain did not shock Fowler.
It’s a big problem facing thousands of student athletes every year…sports-related concussions.
Gov. Rick Snyder has signed a new law that aims to protect young Michigan athletes from serious head injuries.
Summer is over for the Lions, but the break continues for one player who’s been sidelined at training camp.
Concussions are affecting children, teens and athletes alike, one state senator says sports organizations need to have more concussion awareness.
– Even two years later, Sarah Clark grimaces sheepishly and insists she mishandled the concussion her oldest son sustained in ninth-grade football.
A grant from the NCAA will kick off a groundbreaking, long-term study of concussion and other head injuries among athletes, led by University of Michigan researchers and their colleagues around the country.
Prior to the 2011 NFL season, the league moved kickoffs from the 30-yard line to the 35-yard line in an effort to reduce the number of injuries on kickoff returns.