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Study Affirms Concussion Dangers To Young Athletes

A new study highlights the heightened danger to young athletes who suffer concussions and sustain new head blows before they’ve fully recovered.

06/19/2011

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Athletes Gather For Star Of The North Games

Athletes from every corner of Minnesota will converge on the St. Cloud area over the next two weekends for the annual Star of the North Games.

06/16/2011

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Sioux Caravan Making Stops In ND, MN Cities

University of North Dakota coaches and athletes are traveling to four cities in the region in the coming week to meet with the public.

05/16/2011

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Bill Aims To Prevent Second Concussion In Athletes

The days of young athletes getting their “bells rung” and returning to competition right away may be on the way out in Minnesota.

04/14/2011

Fennville High School basketball team members listen to the National Anthem before playing their MHSAA Boys Class C Basketball tournament game against Lawrence High School after the sudden death of their teammate Wes Leonard March 7, 2011 in Holland, Michigan. (credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Good Question: Should Young Athletes’ Hearts Be Screened?

When 16-year-old Wed Leonard suddenly died right after hitting the winning shot in his Michigan high school basketball game, doctors say he had an enlarged heart.

03/08/2011

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