UConn quarterback Casey Cochran's decision to retire from football could be yet another sign of an evolving culture surrounding concussions in sports.
High school students in Minnesota suffered roughly 3,000 sports-related concussions during the 2013-14 school year, according to new estimates from the Minnesota Department of Health.
Though childhood-obesity rates have leveled off over the past decade, at least 15 percent of high schoolers in seven states were considered obese in 2013.
University of Connecticut women's basketball head coach Geno Auriemma found himself in hot water for congratulating Mo'ne Davis on her mesmerizing run through the Little League World Series.
After drawing the ire of anti-discrimination groups this past school year, Coachella Valley (Calif.) High School has retired its controversial "Arab" mascot.
Forty-four percent of parents were not comfortable with the idea of their children playing football, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll released last week.
In an interview with The Wall Street Journal, National Football League chief marketing officer Mark Waller shared how the league hopes to reach young football fans.
A group of parents and former soccer players filed a class-action lawsuit Wednesday against FIFA and other youth-soccer organizations over their alleged mishandling of concussions and head trauma.
For girls, higher cardiorespiratory fitness levels in the 6th grade were linked to both significantly less depression and a lower body mass index (BMI) percentile score in the 7th grade.
It turns out all those years of playing "Madden" and "NBA2K" video games might have beneficial effects after all.