Rob Gronkowski's Concussion - What's Next In His RecoveryIn order to start playing football again, a player who has suffered a concussion has to return to his baseline, both in terms of his symptoms as well as his cognition and balance.
Rob Gronkowski Suffers Concussion, But There's 'Optimism' For Super Bowl AvailabilityTight end Rob Gronkowski suffered a concussion in the final minutes of the first half after being the recipient of a helmet-to-helmet hit from Jacksonville safety Barry Church.
Spit Test May Diagnose, Predict Duration Of Concussion In KidsA saliva test may someday be able to diagnose a concussion and predict how long symptoms last, according to a study published Monday in the JAMA Pediatrics.
Al Horford Upgraded To Questionable Friday Night Vs. HornetsAfter initially being ruled out for Friday night's game against the Charlotte Hornets due to a concussion, Celtics big man Al Horford has been upgraded to questionable.
Al Horford Placed In NBA's Concussion Protocol, Will Miss Wednesday Vs. LakersA concussion will keep Al Horford out of Boston's game against the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday night.
Hurley: Kiko Alonso's Hit On Joe Flacco Is Part Of Football, Whether You Admit It Or NotSome bad news for football fans who are upset with the hit: What Alonso did was perfectly in line with everything that makes your favorite sport function the way it does.
Heads Up: Know The Signs Of ConcussionWhat physical injury sends more people to the doctor in Massachusetts than anywhere else in the country? New data from insurance claims and elsewhere suggests a surprising answer -- concussion.
HealthWatch: Physical Activity Could Help Concussion RecoveryA new study says physical activity could help concussion recovery.
Celtics' Al Horford Out Next Two Games With ConcussionCeltics center/forward Al Horford was hit in the head at practice on Monday and has been placed in the NBA's concussion protocol program.
Soccer Star Brandi Chastain Pledges Brain For BU Concussion StudyBrandi Chastain, whose penalty kick gave the United States the 1999 Women's World Cup title, has pledged her brain for concussion research.
Local Company Uses Fiber To Prevent Sports InjuriesA South Shore company jumps to the head of the class in a government funded study on head health.
Blood Test Could Make Identifying Concussion A Lot EasierA local company has developed a blood test that could make identifying a concussion a lot easier.