Results tagged with 'concussions'
Published June 16, 2014
There are few hotter topics in sports than concussions and the effects they have on children, but while brain trauma is serious there are measures that can be taken to not only keep your child healthy, but keep them in the sports they love. For Kids & Family Week here at OnMilwaukee.com, Doctors from Aurora Health Care and the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin address some key topics for parents and coaches.
Published March 18, 2013
In this installment of Milwaukee Talks, OnMilwaukee.com caught up with former Green Bay Packers linebacker George Koonce. He discussed his current work at Marquette University and his new role in helping NFL players transition into the real world after football.
Published Feb. 5, 2013
It's hard to tolerate the extreme sadness about the great Super Bowl game played Sunday when the Baltimore Ravens held on to beat the San Francisco 49ers. I'm sad because it could be the last real football game any of us ever see.
Published Jan. 9, 2013
Caring for an athlete's concussion is more important than ever. Take the Packers' Greg Jennings, for example. In this blog, Dr. Therese Miller explains how she'd treat Jennings, both immediately after his concussion and down the road, to get him back in action as soon as possible.
Published Dec. 7, 2012
On the heels of the news that the NFL may eliminate kickoffs and onside kicks, OnMilwaukee.com has learned the NFL Competition Committee will discuss whether or not to implement a rule regarding helmet-to-helmet contact initiated by an offensive player this offseason.
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