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.
An 86-year-old California woman has died, after she hit her head on the pavement while competing in the ING New York City Marathon this past weekend.
A debate is raging around a popular high school sport on Long Island; should girls be required to wear helmets during lacrosse games?
New York Giants football legend and Hall of Famer Harry Carson has a warning to parents of athletes. Don’t ignore head injuries because concussions can have long-term consequences.
The NYPD was looking for a driver who left the scene after fatally mowing down a pedestrian at a Brooklyn intersection.
NFL Hall of Famer and former NY Giants Linebacker Harry Carson was the special guest speaker at Thursday’s annual Head Injury Association forum on Long Island and for good reason.
Some hospital emergency rooms are treating large numbers of elderly slip and fall patients.
The Coast Guard says a 51-year-old man who hit his head while fishing on a charter boat off the New Jersey coast has died.
Two New Jersey congressmen were scheduled to hold a hearing Wednesday aimed at raising awareness about the dangers of concussions in high school athletes.
As kids head back to school, a new law is on the books to better protect them if they suffer head injuries on the athletic field.
Emergency room visits for teen athletes with concussions have tripled in recent years, according to new research.