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An athlete takes a water break during practice. (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Dehydration & Overheating Top Concerns For Young Athletes

With football practice up and running at high school fields across Texas, sidelines are packed with water bottles and cooling stations. Dehydration and overheating are top concerns when young players hit the turf during August heat.

CBS 11–08/12/2014

High School athlete Austin Morris, who suffered a concussion last year while playing for the Irving High School Tigers. (Courtesy Austin Morris)

Coaches, Trainers Implementing New State Concussion Rules

With football practice gearing up to kick off across North Texas, there are already big changes in place to protect athletes from serious injury.

07/31/2012