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Md. college hosts discussion of NFL concussions

A symposium at Mount St. Mary's University asks people to consider some difficult questions about National Football League player concussions.

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 03:51pm EDT

Tags: NFL, Mount St. Mary

Taking new steps to diagnose concussions

If athletes show any of these signs, go to the emergency room right away.

Sunday - 06/01/2014, 04:55pm EDT

Tags: Bruce Alan, Dr. Michael Yochelson, White House


New youth concussion guidelines released

The National Athletic Trainers' Association released new guidelines on the management of sports concussions.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 02:57am EDT


Bill would create pilot program on concussions

Wednesday - 02/12/2014, 04:30am EST

Tags: Jon Cardin,

Parents mull whether or not to let kids play football

While parents watch the Super Bowl on Sunday, many of them won't be encouraging their kids to pick up a football.

Saturday - 02/01/2014, 03:23pm EST

Tags: Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll, Football, Megan Cloherty


APNewsBreak: Ex-NHLers sue league on concussions

Tuesday - 11/26/2013, 05:06pm EST

Tags: nhl, hockey

UVa researchers study effects of hard hitting sports on the brain

A University of Virginia's School of Medicine study looks at the effects of hard hitting sports on the brain.

Saturday - 11/09/2013, 09:15pm EST

Tags: University of Virginia School of Medicine, athletes, contact sports


Local doctors work with schools to improve concussion treatment

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommend children who suffer a concussion should take time off of school as well as from the playing field. And local doctors are working with area schools to expand concussion treatment to the classroom.

Monday - 10/28/2013, 08:16pm EDT

Tags: neuropsychology, Children, teens, Paula Wolfson

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