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NFL cognitive impairments
2014-09-15 05:39:54

Documents filed by lawyers representing the NFL acknowledge that at least one-fourth of players are likely to wind up suffering from dementia, Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease or other cognitive impairments after their careers are over.

2014-06-18 08:27:18

Adding to their already announced Sports Legacy Institute (SLI) Football Certification BOSTON, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GForceTracker (GFT) is pleased to announce that they are

2014-01-31 23:28:47

The New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) is pleased to be linked to some newly revealed - and potentially

2013-06-19 23:25:43

In knowing the need for concussion awareness is glaringly present, the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) hosted

2013-05-16 23:34:24

The 2013 New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) Conference, including the annual philanthropic Golf Tournament,

NFL Players At Greater Risk Of Depression Due To Concussions
2013-01-17 11:52:12

After several mental health related tragedies involving active and retired professional athletes, there has been a massive public outcry for all sports to take measures to prevent their players from incurring brain-jarring concussions.

2012-10-22 22:26:46

Despite an increase in media attention, as well as national and local efforts to educate athletes on the potential dangers of traumatic brain injuries, a new study found that many high school football players are not concerned about the long-term effects of concussions and don't report their own concussion symptoms because they fear exclusion from play.

2010-11-02 12:14:00

WHEATON, Ill., Nov. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.