How Canadians Are Helping in the Fight Against Concussions in Sport
The wheels are moving across Canada, as researchers and doctors are collaborating in labs trying to better understand an injury that at times can appear to be invisible.
Chips Episode 5: When Push Comes to Shove
Should you be able to beat up the fourth referee? Does European soccer need to take head injuries more seriously? How can Will possibly dislike Alexis Sanchez's dogs?
Family of Jeff Astle Believe Degenerative Brain Disease Affects Up to 250 Former Players
The daughter of former England player Jeff Astle thinks it could be “the tip of a very big iceberg”
"I Want to Be Buried in Lamont": The Death of a High School Football Player
Football killed at least eight high school players during the 2015 season. Ben Hamm, a 16-year-old junior at Wesleyan Christian in Oklahoma, was one of them.
A Pro Rugby Club Is Using a Brain Training App to Study Concussion
The Northampton Saints are taking part in a study to see how brain training could affect their performance on the field.
Neither Big nor Easy
Riding a Parade Float with Mardi Gras's First Rock Band
The afternoon included a lot of pink costumes, an insanely elaborate hat, a crowd of rowdy families, and a semi-serious head injury suffered by the singer—all in all, a pretty typical performance from Mardi Gras band Pink Slip.
Michael Patrick Welch