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Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine to Host Ice Hockey Concussion Summit

Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine will host “Ice Hockey Summit III: Action on Concussion” Sept. 28-29. Physicians, scientists, athletic trainers, coaches, officials and retired pro players from the U.S. and Canada will discuss the science of concussion, including prevention, diagnosis, treatment and future research. The summit focuses on ice hockey, but concussion-related topics apply to all…
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Noted Sports Agent Talks Concussions & the Future

In a recent article, sports agent Leigh Steinberg reflects on today’s concussion issue, both in retrospect and going forward. For some period of time, Steinberg has been alarmed “about the lack of certainty for long term consequences caused by concussions suffered by (his) superstar NFL clients.” After much research and testing of former athletes, the…
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