Concussions

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Son’s Concussion Inspires Lodi Man To Start Business Testing Athletes Before Injuries Happen

Jim Carter with Baseline Administrators says the test is like having insurance, and a preparatory measure testing an athlete’s reaction time, memory and speed.

06/19/2015

CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 11: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers holds a towel on his head after falling into the media in the second quarter against the Golden State Warriors during Game Four of the 2015 NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena on June 11, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of Getty Images License Agreement.

LeBron’s ‘Slight’ Headache A Big Deal In The NBA Finals

CLEVELAND (AP) – LeBron James called it a “slight” headache, though nothing involving the game’s best player is ever minor. So when James got a cut on his head after falling into a TV camera […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/12/2015

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Impact Sensing Helmets Approved For Modesto Football Teams

Seven Modesto high school teams may add concussion sensor helmets for their football players to wear to keep them safe.

06/01/2015

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Chris Borland’s Abrupt Retirement Has Parents Rethinking Letting Children Play Football

The sudden retirement of a San Francisco 49ers rookie linebacker is sending shockwaves from National Football League through the youth leagues.

03/17/2015

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Old Coach Helps Former 49er Battle Back From Homelessness

There are many who try, but few who reach such prominence in sports. Terry Tautolo is one of them.

08/17/2014

Alvaro Pereira of Uruguay receives treatment during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (credit: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

3 Reasons Why FIFA Needs To Pay More Attention To Concussions

To many-a-fan’s dismay, some players were noticeably ‘out of it’ and even collapsed after sustaining a head injury during play. While getting injured is something that can happen in any sport, certain protocols need to be followed to ensure player safety.

07/11/2014

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Limit On Full-Contact Football Heads To Governor

A bill that limits full-contact practices for high school football teams is heading to the governor’s desk.

06/19/2014

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Study Shows Blood Test Could Help Diagnose Concussions

Members of the UC Davis women’s water polo team have plenty of war stories. With balls flying at 35 mph, some of those stories involve concussions.

03/14/2014

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School Sports Administrators Working With Doctors To Reduce Concussion-Related Injuries

It’s the biggest show on Friday night. The dazzling plays, the screaming fans and the big hits. But With those hits come the injuries, and some of the most serious are concussions.

09/06/2013

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The Grant Napear Show – August 29, 2013

Grant Napear opened his show talking with callers about the Oakland Athletics, the San Francisco 49ers, the Oakland Raiders, and the rest of the NFL. Joe Staysniak, radio personality in Indianapolis, joined Grant and talked […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/29/2013

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Judge Orders NFL, Retired Players To Negotiate

PHILADELPHIA (AP) The NFL and former players must try to negotiate a dispute over whether complaints about concussion-related injuries belong in court or in arbitration, a federal judge said Monday. U.S. District Judge Anita B. […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/09/2013

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Daryl Johnston Talks About The Severity Of Concussions In The NFL

Daryl “Moose” Johnston talks with Don about the severity of concussions in the NFL, his own neck injury, what Jimmy Johnson was really like off the field, and why the 11-1 Atlanta Falcons aren’t getting […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/04/2012

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