Sports and Brain Safety
Doctors and coaches are taking a long, hard look at the brain injuries that were once just considered "part of the game" but are now shown to have lifelong consequences in some cases.
Newsela | Safety worries hit the "slope" at Sochi Olympics
Newsela | Heading the ball too much in soccer could be risky, a study finds
Newsela | Some teams add extra padding to football helmets to make them safer
Newsela | Baseball aims to ban collisions at home plate
Newsela | Study says small hits to the head in football can add up to a problem later