Athletes

 

Great information and awareness resources for sports and athlete brain injury from the Visger Group, click here.

Know someone or are you suffering from a concussion? Click the links, download the PDFs or watch the videos below to learn more.

 
CDC Concussion in Sports
http://www.cdc.gov/concussion/sports/index.html

CDC Heads Up Online Concussion Training for Coaches & Parents
http://www.cdc.gov/concussion/HeadsUp/online_training.html

CDC Heads Up to Clinicians: Addressing Concussion in Sports among Kids & Teens       http://www.cdc.gov/concussion/headsup/clinicians.html

CDC Heads Up: Concussion in Youth Sports
http://www.cdc.gov/concussion/HeadsUp/youth.html

CDC Heads Up: Concussion in High School Sports
http://www.cdc.gov/concussion/HeadsUp/high_school.html

CDC Sports Concussion Fact Sheet for Parents
http://www.cdc.gov/concussion/pdf/parents_fact_sheet-a.pdf (pdf 59 KB)

CDC Sports Concussion Information for Parents/Athletes
http://www.cdc.gov/concussion/headsup/pdf/Parent_Athlete_info_sheet-a.pdf (English, pdf 175 KB)
http://www.cdc.gov/concussion/pdf/Parent_Athlete_Info_Sheet_Spanish-a.pdf (Spanish, pdf 214 KB)

CDC & NCAA Sports Concussion Information for Student-Athletes
http://www.cdc.gov/concussion/pdf/athletes_fact_sheet-a.pdf (pdf 53 KB)

CDC & NCAA Sports Concussion Information for Coaches
http://www.cdc.gov/concussion/pdf/coaches_Engl.pdf (pdf 259 KB)

Sports Injury Videos

Concussions in Children and Sports: Videos

Alex’s Helmet Safety Project

Concussion: Don’t Hide It, Report It, Take Time to Recover

Concussions in Lacrosse: Signs, Symptoms & Playing It Safe

Keeping Quiet Can Keep You Out of the Game

Luc Mbah a Moute’s Concussion Story

Kurt Warner’s Concussion Story

Concussions in Sports: Sydney’s Story

Impact: Concussion & Sports