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May 16, 2013

Youth-Concussion-Law Update: Montana and W.Va. Join the Club

Both Montana and West Virginia have enacted youth-concussion laws within the past month, becoming the 47th and 48th states to do so, respectively.

May 10, 2013

Texas May Begin Restricting Contact in High School Football Practices

High school football coaches in Texas could soon be facing restrictions on the amount of full contact allowed in practices per week.

May 06, 2013

Initial Severity of Concussion Symptoms Tied to Longer Recovery Time

The more severe a student-athlete's initial concussion symptoms are, the longer it's likely to take for him or her to fully recover.

April 24, 2013

Georgia Becomes 46th State With Youth-Concussion Law

The new Georgia youth-concussion law contains all three major provisions of the National Football League's model legislation, the Lystedt Law.

April 22, 2013

Conn. Lawmakers Advance Bill to Study Student-Athlete Injury Rates

A Conn. committee recommended passage of a bill that would require the state to establish a two-year pilot program to study the incidence of injuries in high school sports.

April 15, 2013

Tenn. Gov. Signs Youth-Concussion Law; Montana's Bill Advances

Tennessee has become the 45th state to have a youth-concussion law, and Montana may not be far behind.

April 11, 2013

Arkansas Passes Youth-Concussion Law; Two Others Soon to Follow?

Arkansas' youth-concussion law doesn't go as far as most other states, as it only launches a pilot project on concussion management.

March 27, 2013

Youth-Concussion Legislation Progressing Through Final States

Six of the seven states without youth-concussion laws are moving such bills through their legislatures.

March 27, 2013

Notre Dame Researchers Reveal Voice-Based Concussion-Detection Tool

A team of Notre Dame researchers developed a sideline concussion detection tool that analyzes a student-athlete's voice for the signs of a concussion.

March 22, 2013

Illinois House Panel Halts Bill to Limit Tackling in Youth Football

An Illinois House committee voted to table a bill that would have placed a limit on the number of full-contact practices allowed by youth-football coaches.

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