Concussion

Concussions have become a serious concern in most of today's impact sports. As technology and research improves, so does the gear and training regarding this serious injury. Protect yourself and see the latest information and product releases about preventing and recovering from concussions.

Latest in Concussion

Tom Brady Says Concussions Are 'Just Part of Life'

When you consider all the time New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady spends talking about the importance of nutrition and taking care of your b...

By: Jordan Zirm

Former U.S. Soccer Star Brandi Chastain Pledges to Donate Her Brain For CTE Research

Brandi Chastain is forever immortalized in a single photo, sitting on her knees in the grass, her USA jersey in one hand, her other hand balled up...

By: Jordan Zirm

The Doctor Who Discovered CTE Says There's a '90 to 100 Percent Chance' All NFL Players Will Suffer From the Disease

It's Super Bowl week in San Francisco, which means everyone who is anyone in the world of the NFL is in the Bay Area taking in the sights and sounds...

By: Jordan Zirm

A Peripheral Vision Test That Might Prevent Concussions

Peripheral vision is one of 9 elements of athletic visual skill, which athletes should be able to perform with a significant level of proficiency (to...

By: Troy Dodson

Why Neck Strength Training is Becoming a Workout Requirement

For far too long, the neck was ignored in workouts. And this habit seems to be gaining prominence again, as evidenced by the number of athletes who ...

By: Andy Haley

Latest Videos in Concussion

Concussion Experiences

Chris Nowinski of Sports Legacy Institute describes the concussions he experienced when playing football at Harvard and wrestling in the WWE.

What is a Concussion?

Chris Nowinski and Dr. Jeffrey Kutcher provide an overview of concussions and common symptoms experienced by athletes.

Concussion Prevention

Chris Nowinski and Dr. Jeffrey Kutcher discuss how proper equipment, playing style and rule changes help prevent concussions in athletes.

Concussion Dangers for All Athletes

Chris Nowinski and Dr. Jeffrey Kutcher discuss how athletes participating in non-contact sports or those in younger age groups are affected by concussions.

Long-Term Concussion Effects

Chris Nowinski and Dr. Jeffrey Kutcher talk about how concussions may have a lasting effect on the brain if not properly treated.