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Illegal Hits Play Big Role in Youth Ice Hockey Concussions: Study January 08, 2016

Training kids to follow the rules may reduce odds of these head injuries, experts say

Football Leads in College Sports Injuries, But Wrestling Most Dangerous December 10, 2015

Study finds more than 47,000 football injuries per year, with games more hazardous than practices

New 'Collar' Aims to Help Shield Brain From Concussion November 20, 2015

Device boosts brain fluid to create a cushioning effect, developers say

Winning Attitude on the Field Translates to Career Success June 27, 2014

Former high school athletes seen as having more self-confidence and leadership abilities, study finds

Broken Bones, Concussions Most Common Injuries in Youth Hockey June 05, 2014

Fractures more common in boys, while concussions more common in girls, study finds

Blood Test Might Help Spot, Monitor Concussions March 13, 2014

Study found levels of a protein linked with brain damage spiked right after injury, dropped with recovery

Despite New Rules, Injuries Still Costly for NHL, Study Finds January 20, 2014

Added safety measures appear necessary to protect hockey players' health

When Winter Fun Isn't So Fun January 01, 2014

Sledding, skating, skiing and other cold weather activities all carry a potential risk of harm

Young Athletes Urged to Use Face-Protecting Gear April 20, 2013

Mouth guards, helmets and face shields can save teeth and more, experts say

Health Tip: Teach Kids to Prevent Overuse Injuries March 11, 2013

Encourage safety during sports

Hockey Rule Changes Could Cut Player Aggression, Injuries January 18, 2013

Evidence review looked at effects of league safety regulations

Snowboarding Tops List of Winter-Sports Injuries January 13, 2013

But orthopedic surgeon says deadliest activity is 'skitching'

Olympic Medalists May Also Claim 'Survival Advantage' December 14, 2012

Both low- and high-impact sports add years to life, studies find

Fractures Take High Toll on High School Athletes December 04, 2012

Study found most of these injuries from boys' contact sports, girls' lacrosse

Cardiac Screening for All Young Athletes Carries Big Price Tag: Study November 26, 2012

More than $10 million to save one life in U.S., but critic asks why it needs to cost so much

Consistent Criteria for Sports Concussion Might Aid Diagnosis October 12, 2012

Relying on athletes' reported symptoms could miss serious head injuries, study suggests

Teaching Young Hockey Players to Body Check Doesn't Cut Injury Risk July 24, 2012

Learning to take a hit doesn't make children less likely to sustain injuries, study says

Pre-Season Fitness Not a Factor in Collegiate Sports Injury Risk July 23, 2012

But gender, type of sport played are, Canadian researchers report

Head Blows May Hamper Learning in College Athletes May 16, 2012

Some football, hockey players show postseason decline, study finds