Articles, Links and Videos

Informational Concussion Links

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - Concussion and Mild TBI

Heads Up Concussion in Youth Sports Online Training Course - Link Here

CDC Fact Sheet for Athletes - Link Here     CDC Fact Sheet for Parents - Link Here     CDC Fact Sheet for Coaches - Link Here

The Concussion Blog - Link Here

Consensus statement on concussion in sport:  the 4th International Conference on Concussion in Sport held in Zurich, November 2012 - Link Here

American Medical Society for Sports Medicine position statement: concussion in sport - Link Here

NCAA Concussion Page - Link Here     NCAA (Video):  Concussions:  Don't Hide it, Report it, Take Time to Recover - Link Here

momsTeam Youth Sports Concussion Page - Link Here

For those with App Enabled Smart Phones or Tablets, you can go to the App Store (Apple Devices) or Play Store (Android Devices) and download the FREE App “Concussion Recognition and Response” and watch the Video Demonstration of the App – Link Here.  This App is not meant to circumvent any medical procedures, diagnosis or advice by trained medical professionals but rather another helpful tool to better assist our members when on the field concussion type injuries occur.

 

Informational Concussion Articles / Videos

10/2/2014 - The New Yorker:  "The Cost of the Header" (Article) - Link Here

11/2/2013 – The Washington Post:  (Former Soccer Star Briana Scurry)  “Her Biggest Save” (Article) – Link Here

10/31/2013 – ESPN.com:  “Preps at Greater Concussion Risk” (Article and Video) – Link Here 

10/30/2013 – NBC Nightly News:  Concussion Report (Article and Video) – Link Here

10/9/2013 – Today Show:  “Helmets for Soccer?  Why some parents are saying no thanks.” (Article) – Link Here

5/9/2012 - Rock Center with Brian Williams:  "Concussion Crisis Growing in Girls' Soccer" (Article and Video) - Link Here 

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