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NHL Takes Closer Look At Concussions

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Hits on Sidney Crosby have indefinitely sidelined the game’s premiere player, putting new pressure on the league to find ways to protect its players from concussions. “To manage, reduce and whenever possible […]


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Hines Ward Talks About Concussions, Life After Football

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward has been on both sides of the physical nature of football. He has delivered some bone-crunching hits and he has taken his share of them too, including […]


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Steelers’ Team Doctor Joseph Maroon Reacts To NFL Concussions

Steelers team neurologist Dr Joseph Maroon has been warning people for years about sports-related concussions, and he talks about them with Larry and John after a weekend that saw several big hits in the NFL.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/19/2010

Breakthrough for Sports Brain Concussions

Dr Joseph Maroon, the Pittsburgh Steelers Neurologist, has been studying and preventing sports related brain concussions for years, and he talks with Larry Richert about new information on treating and preventing concussions, as well as […]