By Peter Sergo | Mon, 12/16/2013 - 16:49
A large research initiative to better understand and diagnose the nature of concussions that is organized by the NIH has gained financial support by the NFL, which has been in the spotlight concerning high profile players suffering from brain injuries.
By Lecia Bushak | Fri, 11/22/2013 - 15:14
The richest NFL owner is funding research that will investigate whether brain degeneration can be caused by concussions.
By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 11/13/2013 - 17:47
The Cleveland Clinic and NFL hope to improve the brain health of former professional football players through a program called The Trust.
By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 10/05/2013 - 20:59
An 8-year-old with brain cancer who is considered the Nebraska's Husker's 'lucky charm' has had his tumor stabilized.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Sat, 10/05/2013 - 08:44
A Kansas community is in shock today after news that star high school wide receiver, Andre Maloney, died after suffering a stroke during Thursday's game.
By Nsikan Akpan | Fri, 08/30/2013 - 16:08
Physical endurance meets single-wheeled transportation, as unicycle football players take to the concrete gridiron.
By Lizette Borreli | Wed, 08/21/2013 - 15:23
Die-hard fans who root for bad football teams are more likely to be binge-eaters, consuming saturated fats and sugars post-game.
By Anthony Rivas | Thu, 06/06/2013 - 00:00
Concussions and head injuries are more common during games than practice. Researchers believe it's because there isn't enough training going into proper tackling technique.
By Evan Winchester | Tue, 05/14/2013 - 18:08
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 Anthony Rivas | Wed, 05/08/2013 - 00:05
Modern football helmets are more protective than helmets from 80 years ago, says a new study, which contradicts findings from 2011.
By Christie Rizk | Mon, 05/06/2013 - 12:17
A new study shows that many high school athletes would ignore symptoms of a concussion.
By Justin Caba | Wed, 04/24/2013 - 12:52
Technology company Neuralstem Inc. is partnering with the NFL Alumni Association to begin testing of concussion medication on human subjects.