After Months Of Mediation, Tentative Settlement Reached In NHL Concussion LawsuitThe NHL and attorneys for retired players say a tentative settlement has been reached in a lawsuit brought against the league over head injuries.
Hi-Tech Mouth Guard Helping Football Teams Track ImpactsFootball has always been a dangerous game, but it is only in recent years that we have come to understand just how dangerous it can be to the most important part of an athlete's body -- their brain There is a whole new focus on concussions and other head injuries, and the need to prevent them. It is in that context that Edina-based company Prevent Biometrics presents a new option, in bite-size form: A mouth guard.
Concussion Symptoms Delay Joe Mauer's ReturnJoe Mauer has not been able to shake the concussion-like symptoms he has been experiencing since hurting his neck three weeks ago.
NFL Approves New Rule Changes For KickoffsThe league announced seven new rules for kickoffs for the upcoming 2018 season.
Judge To Decide If NHL Concussion Lawsuit Is Class ActionDid all the fights and heavy body checks suffered by NHL players result in disabling and life-altering brain injuries?
Favre Speaks Out About His Concussion In New DocumentaryIt has been seven years since Brett Favre's career-ending concussion -- and he is still feeling the effects.
NFL Changes Concussion Protocol After Scary Hit On Texans QBReplays showed quarterback Tom Savage looking dazed after his head hit the ground with both of his arms shaking and lifted upward.
Fmr. NFL Star, Renowned Neurosurgeon Partner For 'Super Brain 2018'Hennepin County Medical Center is teaming with the NFL Alumni group to hold an event during that time called Super Brain 2018.
1 In 5 Teens Has Suffered A Concussion, Study FindsThe study found that over 31 percent of students who played a contact sport the previous year reported having had at least one diagnosed concussion.
New Helmet Technology Isn't A Cure-All For Football's Concussion IssuesAs exciting as some of the new technology is, it isn't a full solution to the problem facing the sport.
Doctors Say Female Athletes At Higher Risk For ConcussionsWe hear a lot about concussions, especially with football players, but experts say women are three times as likely to suffer a concussion.
Stories From The Sidelines: Concussions & High School AthleticsHigh school athletics are in full swing and unfortunately for many, that means dealing with injuries.