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ConcussEd: an exclusive interview with Dr Stephanie Adams

It appeared in the media recently with professional rugby players filing lawsuits and many sports governing bodies facing criticism about their lack of concussion prevention protocols. But what can non-elite athletes, students, and supporters within the sports community do? The Student spoke to Dr Stephanie Adams, founder of ConcussEd about the group and what we can do as a community […]

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Borland’s retirement reignites concussion debate

Chris Borland’s decision to walk away from the San Francisco 49ers last week once again brought the age-old debate surrounding concussions back into the sporting consciousness. To see an athlete, after just one year, and aged only 24, walk away from a professional sport is both surprising and a reminder of the detrimental impact contact […]