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Step progression following concussion offers guide for returning to academics

Joe Frollo Sat, 02/21/2015 - 11:33am

As more is learned about concussion and its effects, high schools and youth leagues across the United States are adopting return-to-play policies to safely get athletes back on the playing field.

But what about the classroom?

Student-athletes who suffer a concussion need care – and patience – from the academic world as well, said Dr. Gerry Gioia, the chief of pediatric neuropsychology at the Children’s National Medical Center and director of its Safe Concussion Outcome Recovery and Education Program.

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Join Andy Reid in A Crucial Catch

Andy Reid Tue, 06/24/2014 - 10:10am

Dear Coach,

As millions of fans witness, NFL coaches and players proudly wear pink hats, gloves, pins, and cleats as part of 

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USA Football to host more than 400 youth football leaders, medical experts at National Conference

Steve Alic, Director of Communications Wed, 02/19/2014 - 12:28pm

More than 400 youth football commissioners, coaches and medical experts from across the United States, representing approximately 750,000 young players and 125,000 coaches, will unite Feb. 22-23 in Indianapolis for the inaugural USA Football National Conference.