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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.

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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 ...

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...

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...

Study Reveals a Shocking Increase in Concussion Rates

A recent study found that concussions in children and young adults younger than 22 years old rose by 500 percent between 2000 to 2014. Yes, you read...

Jahvid Best, Whose NFL Career Was Cut Short Due to Concussions, is Officially Headed to the 2016 Summer Olympics

Jahvid Best. It's a name you know, though you might not be able to place it. You know he played football, but as the 2016 NFL season approaches, he'...

3 Ways You Can Spot a Teammate's Concussion

The clock ticks down, you release the football, and it's a perfect pass to your receiver in the end zone. In that moment, your focus is on making a...

Calvin Johnson Says Concussions Happen 'Every Third Play' in the NFL

Calvin Johnson, one of the most prolific wide receivers in NFL history, retired this off-season. He was just 30 years old, becoming the latest NFL pla...

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...

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...

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...

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