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.
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.
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.