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Explain it to me: Concussions

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta explains the physiology of concussions and the long-term effects of suffering one.
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New mouthguard provides data for early detection of concussions ...

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Fitguard executive director, Anthony Gonzalez discusses the technology behind new mouthguard that helps provide early detection of concussions.
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New helmet standard to address concussion prevention - USA TODAY

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New helmet standard to address concussion prevention
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For decades, the testing standard for football helmets has been aimed at preventing injuries such as fractured skulls and bleeding on the brain.
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Foreman overcomes concussions to help lead Wreckers - Thehour.com

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Foreman overcomes concussions to help lead Wreckers Thehour.com "After my third concussion in seventh grade, I decided it wasn't safe to keep playing contact sports, so I got more seriously into tennis and began my career," Foreman said Thursday at...
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Soccer's Biggest Headache

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Why isn't anyone at the World Cup talking about concussions?
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New tests for helmets proposed in concussion fight

New tests for helmets proposed in concussion fight | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
There is no concussion-proof football helmet, but manufacturers may soon have to meet new testing standards against certain concussion-causing forces - a step in the quest for more protection.
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Houston startup takes concussions head-on - Houston Business Journal (blog)

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Houston startup takes concussions head-on
Houston Business Journal (blog)
On today's high school football and soccer fields, concussions remain a touchy subject.
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Concussion Summit at the White House

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The future of health care at Mayo Clinic continues to raise awareness of concussions in youth athletes with the goal of preventing conc... (Preventing #concussions and protecting our youth athletes at the White House Concussion Summit.
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Dan Marino Is Suing The NFL Over Concussions - Business Insider

Dan Marino Is Suing The NFL Over Concussions - Business Insider | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
He and other football players say the NFL ignored the risks of concussions.
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