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Nfl Dementia

NFL Slammed With Concussion Mega-Lawsuit

AP | BARRY WILNER | Posted 08.07.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK — Scores of lawsuits involving thousands of former players touched by concussions and brain injuries have been consolidated into one ma...

Head Games And Youth Sports: Have We Gone Too Far?

Richard C. Senelick, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Richard C. Senelick, M.D.

We have to ask, what is the risk of letting our children participate in contact sports and what can be done to protect them?

Should We Ban Football?

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Roger I. Abrams

These warriors of the gridiron are our valiant heroes, and they will not be deterred by soap operas about dementia and shortened life spans.

Former Giant Carson on NFL Dementia Study: "They Shouldn't Bullshit With This Data"

Greg Hanlon | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Greg Hanlon

The results of a study on dementia among ex-NFL players were not news to Harry Carson, one of many ex-players frustrated by the NFL's reluctance to acknowledge the connection between football and dementia.

N.F.L. Players' Dementia: Higher Rate Of Dementia In Former Athletes, Study Finds

nytimes.com | ALAN SCHWARZ | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

A study commissioned by the National Football League reports that Alzheimer's disease or similar memory-related diseases appear to have been diagnosed...