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The Damage Done
While concussive hits dominate the debate, a groundbreaking new study suggests that minor blows—and there can be hundreds each game— are just as traumatic
Did Ken Griffey Jr. inherit good genes, or did he become a superstar because he grew up in a clubhouse? Or both? For the price of a family ...
The trials in Houston produced the U.S.'s deepest team in decades—and one that will be ready for anything at the Games.
EVEN AS doctors have learned more about brain trauma, the definition of a concussion remains frustratingly vague. The injury is diagnosed ...
The numbers show that when Tiger Woods is in a funk, his competitors flourish
HELMETS AREN'T perfect. They can be extremely effective at preventing skull fractures and helpful for absorbing the brain-rattling force of a ...