Female Olympians Pledge To Donate Brains For Concussion ResearchU.S. bobsledder Elana Meyers Taylor, U.S. hockey player Angela Ruggiero, and six-time Olympian Hayley Wickenheiser of Canada have all pledged to give their brains to the Concussion Legacy Foundation.
Salaam's Heisman Trophy Sells For Nearly $400,000 At AuctionThe Heisman Trophy formerly owned by University of Colorado football star Rashaan Salaam sold for nearly $400,000 on Saturday night.
CTE Could Become A Problem For Soccer, Study FindsA study of 14 deceased soccer players showed CTE, meaning the disease isn't specific to the NFL.
Suicide: Salaam's Family Didn't Consent To Head Trauma TestsInvestigators will never know whether the one-time running back suffered chronic head trauma from playing football because his family did not consent to those tests.
Jeff Hardy Opens Up About TNA Wrestling, Concussion Fears, New AlbumJeff Hardy, TNA wrestler and musician, is a modern-day renaissance man, even among the eccentric characters in pro wrestling.
Former Bronco Pushes For Research Into Cannabis Compound For NFL PlayersCan a compound found in cannabis help football players suffering from brain trauma? Former Denver Broncos quarterback Jake Plummer is convinced it can.
NFL Exec Admits To CTE-Football Head Trauma LinkAn NFL official has acknowledged a link between football and the brain disease CTE for the first time.
Concussion Problems Identified In Athletes Who Are Still AliveThere's been a first-of-its-kind discovery for researchers studying the effects of sports concussions. They say they have been able to identify problems in brains of athletes who are still alive.
No Such Thing As A Rung Bell -- This One Is For ParentsIf you're one of those people who believe "getting your bell rung" is a minor injury, think again. The largest study of its kind shows hits to the head add up, causing brain damage as early as the teen years. Dr. Dave Hnida has some advice for parents.