While concussions have been highly publicized throughout the media in recent years, what have we really learned about concussions?

Whether you are the parent of a young child or a professional athlete, it is essential to understand what concussions are, how they should be dealt with and the serious threats they pose to all athletes. These videos below represent a great starting point for your education on concussions, their relevance to sports, your children and how sports can be made safer with all of the information we have accumulated.

King-Devick Test in association with Mayo Clinic

Interested in information on how King-Devick Test in association with Mayo Clinic can be integrated into your home, school or athletic organization’s concussion protocol?

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Head Games: The Global Concussion Crisis

Inspired by events from the book Head Games, written by former Ivy League football star and WWE wrestler Christopher Nowinksi, Head Games The Global Concussion Crisis, features the personal stories of athletes from the youth to professional level who have dealt with the serious effects of concussions. Academy award honored director Steve James (Hoop Dreams, The Interrupters), exposes eye-opening evidence about the concussion epidemic and why the stigma of concussions is not just an issue in American football, but an enormous issue for many other sports as well. that can no longer be silenced. Please visit the Head Games The Film website for more information on how to rent or purchase this documentary.

Email Mark at mhane@headgamesthefilm.com to set up a viewing.

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