Nearly 450 student athletes from Idaho high schools missed practice time or games because of a potential, or confirmed concussion, according to a survey by the Idaho High School Activity Association.
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February 01, 2013
January 30, 2013
For the first time ever, researchers have identified the signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy in the brains of five living retired NFL players.
January 10, 2013
The Institute of Medicine and National Research Council launch a study about sports-related concussions in youths.
December 28, 2012
For K-12 sports, the year 2012 was one to remember.
December 21, 2012
Ohio Governor John Kasich signed his state's youth-concussion law on Dec. 20, making Ohio the 44th state (including D.C.) to have one.
December 13, 2012
Regardless of the outcome of NFL concussion lawsuits, insurance implications alone could be enough to affect schools.
December 11, 2012
Months after sustaining a concussion, the changes in a child's brain still persist even if the child is symptom-free, a study finds.
December 06, 2012
A study finds evidence of long-term brain damage in the brains of six males who formerly played high school football.
November 09, 2012
Monty Williams, the head coach of the National Basketball Association's New Orleans Hornets, recently proved just how much work remains to be done in terms of the concussion-driven culture change in sports.
October 31, 2012
Concussion in youth-athletes is among the topics on the agenda in Zurich this week.