Maplewood Richmond Heights HS Drops FootballLack of interest cited for putting program on hiatus.
Latest Football Concussion Suit Filed In St. LouisNeil Smith & several others suing NFL Players Association in federal court
3 Reasons Why FIFA Needs To Pay More Attention To ConcussionsTo 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.
Study: Girls Suffer Worse Concussions than BoysA local sports medicine specialist says it's not really known why girls appear to suffer worse concussions than boys—but parents need to be aware of it.
Mother Of Belcher Sues Chiefs For Wrongful Death The mother of former Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the team Tuesday after exhuming his body so that his brain could be examined for evidence of a degenerative condition linked to repeated concussions.
Body Of Chiefs LB Belcher Exhumed For Concussion ExamFormer Kansas City Chiefs' linebacker Jovan Belcher's body has been exhumed more than a year after he killed his girlfriend and himself so that his brain can be examined for signs of a degenerative condition linked to repeated concussions.
Brain Imaging Study at SLU Shows Effects of CombatDr. Tyler Roskos says veterans who suffered blast injuries have changes in brain tissue that are still apparent years after.
Two Ex-Blues Among NHL Concussion Suit PlaintiffsCurt Bennett was a draft pick in 1968 & played on 1972 playoff team; Gary Leeman finished his NHL career in St. Louis in 1996.
Study: 1.35 Million Kids Injured Playing Sports AnnuallyWhen it comes to knee injuries, there's a notable gender gap. Girls are eight times more likely to tear their ACL than boys.
Judge Orders NFL, Retired Players to Negotiate
Doctors: Young Athlete Continue to Play Through ConcussionsIn a survey of high school athletes, 53 percent of them said they had continued playing despite taking a serious blow to the head.
Chris Pronger Breaks SilenceFormer Blues defenseman isn't ready to retire, although concussion doctor advised him to hang up his skates.