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UPMC Sports Medicine

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NFL Sponsors Concussion Imaging At Pitt

Could a certain kind of brain imaging called high definition fiber tracking help diagnose concussion and assess recovery?

01/23/2014

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Expert Offers Tips For A Healthier Halloween

When it comes to holiday overeating, few traditions can compete with the ceremonial candy binge that comes with Halloween night. But with sky-high rates of obesity and heart disease reaching across the country, some experts are looking for healthier alternatives to chocolaty treats.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/26/2011

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New Study Finds Brain Injury In Concussion-Free Players

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Woodland Hills is a perennial western Pennsylvania football powerhouse. George Novak, the school’s football coach, has become cautious over the years about head injuries and concussions. “If someone gets a head injury […]

05/04/2011

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Penguins Foundation Starts Concussion Testing Program For Youth

After half a year of planning, the Penguins Foundation announced a new program called “Heads Up Pittsburgh.”

04/05/2011