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When A's pitcher Brandon McCarthy needed brain surgery last September after a line drive struck his head, MLB accelerated efforts to offer some protection against the long-standing danger on the mound.February 14, 2013
Boston University researchers have discovered 27 more cases of chronic brain damage in deceased football players, including 15 NFL players, which more than doubles the number of documented cases connecting football to long-term brain disease.December 02, 2012
Jane Leavy discusses her Grantland column on Dr. Ann McKee, who is attempting to make the game of football safer.August 17, 2012
College GameDay tells the inspirational story of Zachary Lederer who flexed his muscles after coming out of surgery to show he was going to win his battle with brain cancer and be okay.March 10, 2012
Some athletes who suffer concussions are finding that the same system in their brains that helps them process movement may make them more susceptible to a longer recovery process.September 22, 2011