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It's Video Podcast Friday! with Huffines Scholar Dr. Kevin Guskiewicz and Sports Concussions!

It's Video Podcast Friday! with Huffines Scholar Dr. Kevin Guskiewicz and Sports Concussions!

Today is the sixth video and audio-only rebroadcast from the 2014 Huffines Discussion.  Up today in our series is Dr. Kevin Guskiewicz from Univ. North Carolina Chapel Hill.  Dr. Guskiewicz has been a long-time leader in the field of sports concussions as related to football and in honor of his work, was named a MacArthur Genius (look it up - it is impressive!).  Dr. Guskiewicz's talk is called "Sports Related Concussion: Legitimate Concern or Paranoia?  Th...
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It's Podcast Friday! with David Weir, Texas A&M Football's Head Athletic Trainer

It's Podcast Friday! with David Weir, Texas A&M Football's Head Athletic Trainer

Football season is in full swing and as does happen with any sport, injuries occur.  Today we are pleased to have Mr. David Weir (ATC, LAT) with us in the podcast to talk about football injuries and treatment.  We talk extensively about the world of Athletic Training, and especially how the emphasis on concussion monitoring is altering how football is practiced. This is certainly a timely topic and we think you'll enjoy!  LISTEN NOW! Image Source: http://hlknweb.tamu...
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It's Podcast Friday with Journalist Patrick Hruby and NFL Concussions!

It's Podcast Friday with Journalist Patrick Hruby and NFL Concussions!

  • Podcasts
  • 6/21/2013 4:05:00 AM
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Concussions in sports have become a 'hot' topic and deservedly so because of the fact that concussions are brain injuries.  Journalist Patrick Hruby has been on the forefront of reporting on the dangers of concussions to NFL players' health.  He has put together several investigative articles that have focused on why the NFL was so slow to recognize the dangers of concussion and these articles have highlighted a systematic downplaying of the dangers of concussion to help pr...
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Holiday Podcast Time! Sports Illustrated's David Epstein on baseball doping and football concussions!

Holiday Podcast Time! Sports Illustrated's David Epstein on baseball doping and football concussions!

  • Podcasts
  • 12/21/2011 3:57:00 AM
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It's a special holiday podcast with Sports Illustrated writer David Epstein.  We have two firsts in this podcast:  our first three-time guest, and our first podcast live from Doha, Qatar.  We talk with David about Ryan Braun doping, Colt McCoy's concussion, and what he's doing in Qatar for Sports Illustrated.  It's our holiday podcast - the elves had fun putting this one together!
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