concussions

February 9, 2012

N.C. H.S. Football Players Must Sit 1 Play If Helmet Pops Off

Charlotte Observerhttp://prepinsiders.blogspot.com/2012/02/prep-football-players-must-sit-one-play.htmlBeginning next fall, when a high school football player’s helmet comes off while the ball is live, he’ll be required to sit out at leas...


January 13, 2012

Minnesota School Board Discusses Concussion Testing

Jordan Independent, David Schuellerhttp://www.jordannews.com/view/full_story/17123761/article-Concussion-testing-back-in-playJORDAN, Minn.--The Jordan School Board decided to move forward with concussion baseline testing. The test gives a number for ...


January 6, 2012

New California Law Addresses Concussions

Morgan Hill Times, Connor Rameyhttp://www.morganhilltimes.com/sports/prep/article_36c1717a-380b-11e1-9ec4-0019bb30f31a.htmlWith national attention turned to head injuries in sports – specifically concussions – new California legislation t...


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Axon Sports Online Baseline Test

Axon Sports Sales and Marketing Representative Sara Grip shares the importance of their online Baseline Test for players and coaches when dealing with players who may face concussions. She highlights the Test’s flexiblity, ease of implementatio...


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Axon Sports Online Baseline Test

Axon Sports Sales and Marketing Representative Sara Grip shares the importance of their online Baseline Test for players and coaches when dealing with players who may face concussions. She highlights the Test’s flexiblity, ease of implementatio...


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December 16, 2010

Sports Medicine: Conservatively manage concussions

Think back to when you were a competitive athlete. How many times did you suffer a concussion? None? Once? Twice? More than two times? How many times did you experience headaches, dizziness or nausea after receiving a blow to the head? Did you hav...


February 5, 2010

Connecticut Releases New Concussion Legislation

Legislation in Connecticut has been released that would require high school coaches to be trained to spot the signs of concussion and injured athletes would have to sit out practices and games until cleared by doctors. The legislation needs to be app...