By Anthony Rivas | Jun 16, 2013 10:46 AM EDT
Tampa Bay Rays pitcher, Alex Cobb, suffered a concussion after being hit on the right ear from a line drive during Saturday's game against the Kansas City Royals.
By Anthony Rivas | Jun 11, 2013 07:38 PM EDT
Two recent studies have shown the long-term effects of heading soccer balls on the brain's cognitive abilities, and they're not good.
By Evan Winchester | May 14, 2013 06:08 PM EDT
The former Detroit Lions receiver has been arrested three times in five days, and a 2011 concussion is to blame, said Titus's father.
By Christie Rizk | May 06, 2013 12:17 PM EDT
A new study shows that many high school athletes would ignore symptoms of a concussion.
By Justin Caba | Apr 24, 2013 12:52 PM EDT
Technology company Neuralstem Inc. is partnering with the NFL Alumni Association to begin testing of concussion medication on human subjects.
By Ashik Siddique | Mar 20, 2013 01:13 AM EDT
A new concussion testing method could make a traumatic brain injury diagnosis based on heart rate and blood pressure changes.
By Ashik Siddique | Mar 18, 2013 10:14 PM EDT
Concussion symptoms are a sign that athletes should stop playing, according to new sports brain injury guidelines.
By Staff Reporter | Mar 13, 2013 12:18 AM EDT
Football concussions are a major problem for the NFL, which is now backing a major study on preventing and treating brain injuries.
By Staff Reporter | Mar 12, 2013 01:44 PM EDT
By using MRI scans to compare patients' brains, researchers saw that even one concussion can cause issues that have long-term effects.
By Amber Moore | Dec 05, 2012 11:13 AM EST
A new study on brains of deceased athletes has found that many suffered from chronic traumatic encephalopathy, a disease that is related to mood changes and depression.
By Christine Hsu | Nov 14, 2012 03:45 PM EST
Researchers compared brain scans of a group of professional soccer players who had no symptoms and no known concussions to a group a swimmers and found significant white matter changes in the brains of the soccer players.
By Christine Hsu | Oct 22, 2012 03:38 PM EDT
Despite more attention on concussions in the NFL, a new survey reveals that many high school athletes are not concerned about concussions.
By Christine Hsu | Sep 05, 2012 06:36 PM EDT
Government health officials released a new study revealing that NFL players are three times more likely to die of neurodegenerative diseases like Parkinson's disease and four times more likely to die of Alzheimer's disease compared to the general population.