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Ill. Sports Equipment Company: Helmets Can’t Prevent Concussions

Marketing Director Glen Beckman says though helmets can protect the skull, there is growing evidence that they don’t protect against concussions.

11/07/2013

Brain

Local Research Offers New Guidelines on Concussions in Adolescents

A Washington University study says it is critical that students not rush or be rushed back to school after suffering a concussion.

10/29/2013

Judge: NFL, Players to Settle Concussion Lawsuits

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–08/29/2013

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Washington University Professor Discusses Increase In NFL Head Injuries

As the Washington University site director for the NFL Player Care program, Dr. David Brody said he is seeing more and more former players come in with problems.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–01/09/2013

Colts v Eagles

Mega-lawsuit Says NFL Hid Brain Injury Links

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–06/07/2012

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15 MLB Players Suffered Concussions in 2011

Major League Baseball has now entered its second season with a new concussion policy.

04/13/2012

St. Louis Blues Alexander Steen shoots the puck past Calgary Flames goaltender Miikka Kiprusoff of Finland for a goal in the first period at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis on October 10, 2011.    UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Blues Steen Getting Familiar Treatment

He has already missed 26 consecutive games. Now, with 20 games remaining on the regular season schedule, there is more doubt that Steen will be able to return soon.

02/26/2012

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