The Brain Injury Association of America says it believes the proposed awards favor retired players with memory and neuromuscular problems.
Many young athletes are preparing to hit the gridiron next week, and parents want to ensure they’re protected properly.
Most people with a traumatic brain injury recover quickly and fully but, for some people, symptoms can last for days, weeks or longer. In severe cases, it can lead to coma and even death.
A former NFL tackle who used to spend hours on the practice field, now considers it a good day if he can spend a few hours out in the yard.
A North Texas boy’s running, jumping and riding have improved all thanks to a device the size of an iPod.
A large study in older veterans raises fresh concern about mild brain injuries that hundreds of thousands of troops have suffered from explosions in recent wars.