U.S. Olympic And Paralympic Committee Launching Multi-Sport Concussion Education Series With TeachAidsThe first course in the series is CrashCourse Brain Fly-Through in which the viewer is taken on a journey through the brain by world mountain biking champion Kate Courtney.
Former Denver Bronco Dave Bruton Testifies For Physical Therapists To Treat ConcussionsFormer Denver Broncos strong safety and special teams Dave Bruton says he suffered six concussions during his NFL career. Now he's inspired to become a physical therapist to help other athletes who receive head injuries.
Investigation: Maryland Trainers Misdiagnosed Player's Fatal HeatstrokeAn independent investigation into the death of University of Maryland football player Jordan McNair has determined that trainers on the scene did not follow proper procedures after he collapsed on the field.
CDC Unveils New Guidelines For Treating Concussions In ChildrenNew children's concussion guidelines from the U.S. government reassure parents that most kids' symptoms clear up within one to three months.
Microwaves Suspected In 'Sonic Attacks' On US Diplomats In Cuba And ChinaBizarre, unexplained head injuries spurred the United States to bring home diplomatic staff from China and Cuba. Now scientists are saying the ailments could have been caused by microwave weapons.
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.
New Technology For Rural Patients: 'Potential Here Is Fabulous'Treating people who suffer a concussion can be tricky. It used to require a special trip to a Front Range specialist for many rural community residents.
Mom Whose Son Died After Concussion Testifies In D.C.A Colorado mother whose son died 12 years ago after a collision on a high school football field is pushing for more research into the unknowns surrounding concussions.
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.
Keidel: NFL's Concussion ConfusionDid the NFL omit 100+ concussions from the study it relied upon to show no direct link between football and brain damage?
Former Broncos Seek Concussion Relief Through NeurofeedbackAbout a dozen former Denver Broncos, some from the Orange Crush era, are taking part in a research study they say is helping them recover from post-concussion symptoms and traumatic brain injuries. They believe those injuries were suffered during their playing days.
Concussions In NFL Hit 5-Year High, Congress Launches InvestigationThe number of concussions in the NFL has hit a five-year high. The League says there have been 271 concussions this season. That's up 31 percent from last season.
Despite Rule Changes & Safety Measures, NFL Concussions Up 31 PercentAfter years of steady declines in concussions in the National Football League, the number of concussions spiked from 206 in 2014 to 271 in 2015. The 31 percent increase comes as the NFL claims it is doing more than ever before to make the game safer.
High School Football Player Who Died In Colorado RememberedThe high school football player who died at a Denver metro area hospital after he collapsed during a game was laid to rest on Tuesday.
Football Player Who Died At Colorado Hospital Honored At Playoff GameA high school football player from Kansas who was airlifted to Swedish Medical Center in Englewood where he died, will be honored at his team's playoff game on Saturday.