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NFL releases comprehensive concussion data from two most recent seasons

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The NFL is often far from forthcoming when it involves matters of concussions on the field, but last week they released a treasure trove of data collected from the past two seasons. For the study, called the Play Smart. Play Safe. initiative, the league reviewed footage of the 458 known concussions that occurred throughout the […]

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New Wave of Athletes Come Forward About Concussions In a Sport You Wouldn’t Expect

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Written by Tyven Gabriner In the sports community, the topic of concussions has been increasingly gaining traction as more and more athletes have come forward about their struggles with TBI (Traumatic Brain Injury). I have seen many athletes on the news, like Eugene Monroe, retire from the NFL to avoid brain injury. After reading a New […]

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Kick Off National Brain Injury Awareness Month With 12 Important TBI Statistics

Kick Off National Brain Injury Awareness Month With 12 Important TBI Statistics

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Every year traumatic brain injury affects nearly 2 million people in the United States alone, and countless more brain injuries are experienced around the world. However we have only began to understand the mechanisms that occur when a brain injury is experienced, let alone the full extent of the long-term effects that can follow a […]

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