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

How Concussions Increase ACL Injury Rates

Yes–athletes who have had a concussion are experiencing more lower-body injuries, which includes the dreaded ACL tear. But why? How can a brain injury...

By: Josh Freedland

Bo Jackson 'Would Have Never Played Football' Had He Known About CTE

Imagine if Bo Jackson hadn't played football. He wouldn't have won the 1985 Heisman Trophy. He wouldn't have been the first overall pick in ...

By: Brandon Hall

Could This Futuristic Football Helmet Stem the Concussion Epidemic?

Chiming Huang had a theory. In 2012, as a part of a graduate research project, Huang and a few colleagues were attempting to understand the effects t...

By: Jordan Zirm

Play Smart, Play Safe: About the NFL's New Concussion Protocol

We're nearly halfway through the 2016 NFL season, and already some of the biggest names in the sport have been put on Injury Reserve (IR), meaning...

By: Jessica Thomas

The 100-Year-Old Concussion Protection Technique That's Making a Comeback

There's no silver bullet for detecting concussions, never mind preventing them. Researchers have developed advanced technologies and concussion pro...

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.