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NFL Reports Modest Decline in Concussions This Season

The number of concussions registered by the National Football League has fallen 11.3 percent this season, compared with last season’s record high, as more...

Armour: Skeptical of CTE Link, NHL Won’t Fund Concussion Research

The NFL has been criticized both for the amount of money it has donated for head trauma research and trying to manipulate how it...

Nightengale: Bo Jackson’s Startling Hindsight: ‘I Would Have Never Played Football’

Bo Jackson, the world’s greatest living athlete, and the only man to be an All-Star in baseball and a Pro Bowler in football, now...

Dr. Bennet Omalu wins Dr. Ernst Jokl Sports Medicine Award from United States Sports...

A pathologist whose discoveries have led to greater understanding of concussions in sports and better protection against head injury for athletes has been selected...

Concussions: You Will Get Over it Son

The football season is underway on just about every level in the United States, from young boys and some girls playing youth football to...

Study Links Nonconcussion Head Impacts in Contact Sports to Brain Changes and Lower Test...

Repeated blows to the head during a season of contact sports may cause changes in the brain's white matter and affect cognitive abilities even...

Concussions and Bullying: This Is the NFL Today

It would not be inaccurate to suggest that the National Football league has had finer weeks. The NFL should be in crisis mode and...

Favre’s Memory Loss a Sad, Familiar Tale of Former NFL Players

One of the bigger stories this week was that the St. Louis Rams may or may not have inquired about the status of retired...

Cheerleaders Have a Concussion Problem, Too

Cheerleading has proven to be by far the most dangerous sport for female athletes, yet many doctors allow them to frequently continue to compete...

The Culture of Football Is the Real Danger

The NFL may have bought itself out of a concussion trial it never wanted, but that doesn't mean the subject will go away. The critical...

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