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Inside the Numbers: Counting Concussions in the NFL – Concussion Watch - FRONTLINE

Inside the Numbers: Counting Concussions in the NFL – Concussion Watch - FRONTLINE | Sports Concussions | Scoop.it
ESPN’s "Outside the Lines" and FRONTLINE sought to clarify the number of concussions in the NFL and established "Concussion Watch," a database that tracks every concussion and head injury reported in the league this year.

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Lost in Translation: The Perils of Tweeting About Concussions

Lost in Translation: The Perils of Tweeting About Concussions | Sports Concussions | Scoop.it
As anyone active on Twitter knows, condensing one's thoughts into 140 character (Important message from @MomsTeam - "Lost in Translation: The Perils of Tweeting About Concussions" http://t.co/ffd3ivYFMS)...
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Rick DiPietro had suicidal thoughts during struggles, says Isles ‘ripped my heart out’ after being waived

Rick DiPietro had suicidal thoughts during struggles, says Isles ‘ripped my heart out’ after being waived | Sports Concussions | Scoop.it
Days after being placed on waivers by the New York Islanders, Rick DiPietro and his $4.5 million cap hit met with the media as he became the newest member of the AHL's Bridgeport Sound Tigers.
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The link between TBI and epilepsy - by Paul Simms - Helium

The link between TBI and epilepsy - by Paul Simms - Helium | Sports Concussions | Scoop.it
Epilepsy frequently develops as a result of traumatic brain injury.  Epilepsy is defined as the occurrence of more than one seizure.
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A Wave of Concussions Hits the N.H.L.

A Wave of Concussions Hits the N.H.L. | Sports Concussions | Scoop.it
Penguins star Evgeni Malkin, the N.H.L.’s reigning most valuable player, is among 11 players believed to have sustained concussions in the past two weeks. (Concussions are a bad problem in the nhl. Has the league thought about prevention?
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