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Head Injury

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

Andre Drummond #0 of the Detroit Pistons boxes out Amir Johnson #15 of the Toronto Raptors during the game on March 12, 2014 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Ron Turenne/NBAE via Getty Images)

Drummond Leaves Game After Being Hit On Head

Drummond fell to the ground after what looked like inadvertent contact with Roy Hibbert of the Pacers during a scramble near the basket.

97.1 The Ticket–03/15/2014

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High School Footballer Urges Athletes To Learn About Concussions

After an athlete takes a big hit on the playing field or a blow to the head, it’s difficult for coaches to know how to respond. But more and more evidence is mounting that it’s dangerous for athletes to try to shake off what could be a concussion.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/02/2011

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - OCTOBER 17: Coaches check up on Zack Follett #49 of the Detroit Lions after he was injured during a punt return during a game against the New York Giants at New Meadowlands Stadium on October 17, 2010 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  Follett was taken off the field on a stretcher. The Giants defeated the Lions 28 - 20. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NFL Doctors Talk To Teams About Heat, Head-Injury iIssues

NFL doctors and experts in heat-related illnesses have spoken with each NFL team on conference calls this week.

97.1 The Ticket–07/28/2011