Concussions and Football

Concussions and the brain damage they can cause have become a crucial issue for the National Football League. Dave Marver, representing the University of Washington project, said their researchers found that the football helmets they tested were good at protecting against skull fracture but not in mitigating concussion risk. An impact absorbing helmet is being … Continued

Concussions

CONCUSSION SEASON IS UPON US The national and international awareness of concussions over the past several years has been excellent. Whether we are talking about little leagues, high school, college or at the professional level, everyone including parents, coaches, athletic trainers, physical therapists and physicians are well aware of the risks of concussions and most … Continued