New Jersey Moves To Limit Contact, Tackles In High School FootballThe group that governs New Jersey high school athletes has approved a proposal to drastically reduce contact in football before and during the season.
New Device Detects Concussions By Tracking EyesThe device looks a lot like the kind of gadget an eye doctor would use to check vision, but it's actually a very sophisticated eye tracking device called EyeBOX.
Study: Lacrosse Poses Just As Much Risk For Concussions As FootballMany families choose to sign their kids up for lacrosse over football because of their fears of concussions, but researchers say young athletes could be in just as much danger playing lacrosse.
HealthWatch: NFL Hall-Of-Famer Taking Part In Study Using Saliva To Help Spot ConcussionsA simple mouth swab undergoes a sophisticated lab analysis to look for certain genetic molecules called micro-RNAs that are released when the brain sustains a concussion.
Is High School Football Dying In New Jersey?School sports will soon be getting into high gear. But some say football -- once a big fall tradition -- isn't as popular as it used to be.
Next Wave Of College Football Concussion Lawsuits Begins Against Colleges, NCAAAs many as 50 class-action lawsuits contesting how the NCAA, major college football conferences or individual schools handled concussions will be filed in the coming months by former players seeking damages for lingering brain injuries and ailments.
Jim Kelly: 'I Had No Clue Where I Was' After Getting Concussion In Super Bowl Against RedskinsFormer Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly revealed he had “no clue” where he was following Super Bowl XXVI against the Washington Redskins in 1992 after suffering a concussion.
Jets’ D’Brickashaw Ferguson Says ‘Concussion’ Movie Left Him Feeling Betrayed By NFLA New York Jets player said he is feeling betrayed by the NFL over its treatment of player concussions.
'Concussion' Subject Bennet Omalu Exaggerated His Role, Researchers SayOmalu neither discovered the disease nor named it, according to scientific journals and brain researchers who were interviewed by The Associated Press.
AP: Patriots' Edelman Cleared To Play After Hit Appeared To Leave Him GroggyThe Patriots top wide receiver was leveled by Seahawks safety Kam Chancellor after a 21-yard completion with just under 11 minutes left in New England's 28-24 win over Seattle on Sunday night.
Jets’ Pryor Evaluated For Concussion Following Special Teams DrillsThe New York Jets' safety, the team's first-round draft pick in May, was being evaluated for a concussion after injuring his head early during special teams drills Saturday.
Clinton: Whether To Run For President Is 'A Really Personal Decision'Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton went on the record in a prime-time television interview Monday night – talking about issues ranging from her health to Benghazi and even Monica Lewinsky.
Harvin Out For NFC ChampionshipJust like in the regular season Percy Harvin's return to the field in the postseason was short lived as Harvin will not be playing against San Francisco this weekend.
Rangers: Staal Suffered Concussion But Is Already Feeling BetterIt appears that Marc Staal and the Rangers have dodged a pretty significant bullet.
Antonio Cromartie Uncertain Vs. Panthers With ConcussionIt was uncertain exactly when Cromartie was hurt, but he and teammate Ed Reed smacked into each other while trying to defend a pass to Rod Streater in the third quarter Sunday.