COVID-19 Study Suggests To Screen Recovering Athletes For Heart Inflammation Before They Return To PlayAs athletes recover from Covid-19, taking images of their hearts to screen for inflammation may help doctors determine when it could be safe to get back in the game, new research suggests.
Athletes Have Healthier Brains That Can Actually Hear Better, Study SaysThe new study is part of a five-year analysis of the neural processing of sound in sports concussions, funded by the National Institutes of Health.
LeBron James Hails New California NCAA Law: "I Feel For Those Kids"A controversial new law signed by California's governor Monday is a game changer for college athletes. It would let them earn big paychecks for endorsement deals, just like professional athletes. California could be just the first state to do this and that has the NCAA fighting back.
LeBron James Leads Call To End Gun Violence at ESPY AwardsLeBron James won five trophies, including best male athlete and best NBA player, at the ESPY Awards on Wednesday night when frivolity gave way to a James-led call to end gun violence and racial profiling.
Athletes Posing Nude For ESPN's 'Body Issue'The Body Issue will be available online July 6 and on newsstands July 8.
USNA Chief Says No Double Standard For AthletesThe new superintendent of the U.S. Naval Academy said he does not now believe there is "a cultural issue" in Navy sports with the kind of lax oversight of athletes that is being investigated at the U.S. Air Force Academy, but if there is "we're going to take care of it."
7 Dumbest Athlete ArrestsSometimes athletes just aren't the sharpest tool in the shed ...
New Trend Sees Athletes Leaving Sports To Avoid Long-Term DamageConcussion crisis. On playing fields across America, young lives are being derailed by hard hits. From the peewees to the pros, concussions are reaching epidemic proportions with a culture that still wants athletes to shake it off and get back in the game.
Researchers Develop Blood Test To Diagnose ConcussionsThere's a breakthrough that could make diagnosing concussions easier and faster. Researchers have developed a new blood test.
New Program Works To Help Teen Athletes Make The Right ChoicesAn Ohio State star running back visits Baltimore with a pressing message for teens. His football career was crushed after a series of wrong choices.
Sports Verdict: Should NASCAR Drivers Be Considered True Athletes?In the wake of Jimmie Johnson securing his 6th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship, Donovan McNabb expressed his belief that NASCAR drivers are not true athletes. Is he out of line, or is this type of racing in no way a sport?
US Lacrosse Works To Fight Player ConcussionsWith concussions and sports-related head injuries in news, US Lacrosse--based here in Baltimore--is taking a major step to put safety first in youth sports.
Tackling Concussions Head-On: Schools To Adopt New Regulations To Better Protect Student AthletesMajor changes are coming to high school sports in Maryland as education leaders aim to curb concussions in sports.
Olympic Medalists Live LongerOlympic medalists do live close to three years longer than the rest of us.
Simple Tip May Ease Athletes' Performance AnxietyResearchers have revealed a simple trick that may help athletes keep their cool during a game's high-pressure moments.