Football Injuries Top Trauma-Related Deaths Among Young Athletes

Another study has been released and to no surprise it finds alarming statistics when it comes to the injury and death of high school football players. BrainChampions.org was the first group to cry out for help some three years ago on the issue of … [Read more...]

Sally Showman’s Coverage of BrainChampions Families An Emmy Winner

KXLY TV Reporter Sally Showman was the first person to report on the tragic death of Drew Swank and the death of Dylan Steigers.   Her compassionate work came out as one of the best evening news pieces done on the subject.  Both of these young men's … [Read more...]

New York Concussion Law Not Even a Good Start

A new law in New York is up for a final consideration by Governor Andrew Cuomo.  Under the bill, students who got concussions would be removed immediately from athletic activities. They would not be able to return until they were without symptoms for … [Read more...]

Baseline Concussion Testing Questioned; But Who is Behind This

Recently a single article was published in one paper and then later picked up by USA Today.  So of course we were interested in this.  Being believers in the use of Neuro-Cognitive Baseline test as a vital and mandatory tool in the overall battle to … [Read more...]

Football’s Survivors Can Not Be Stopped

June 9, 2011 Dirk Knudsen WashingtonPreps.com Editor Dirk Knudsen; Washingtonpreps.com Randy Newman with his son Matthew Celebrate life at a Seahawks Game 1 1/2 years after Newman nearly lost his … [Read more...]