Related Items: Daily News Feed
 
ADHD May Be Tied to Longer-Lasting Head Injury, Study Says

Baseballs, Softballs Often to Blame for Kids' Facial Fractures

Brain-Damaged Athletes May Show Mood or Thinking Impairments First

Can High Altitudes Protect Football Players From Concussions?

College Football Players Have Stiffer Arteries, Study Finds

College Football Players May Be At Risk of High Blood Pressure

College Football Players Seem to Grow Bigger and Stronger, But Not Faster

Concussion Prevention: Pass on Pricey Football Helmets, Study Suggests

Even Football Heroes Can Be Laid Low by Depression

Evening East-West NFL Matchups Put One Team at Disadvantage: Study

Football Concussion Risk Highest During Games, Not Practice: Study

Football Helmets Not Much Protection Against Hits to Side of the Head: Study

For Many College Athletes, the Payoff Is Lifelong Disabilities: Study

High School Football Players Often Not Deterred by Head Injury

Higher Altitude May Lower Sports Concussion Risk, Study Suggests

Just 1 in 4 U.S. Teens Gets Enough Exercise: Report

Just One Season of Hits in High School Football May Alter Brain: Study

Knee Ligament Tears Don't Permanently Sideline Most College Football Players

Knee Surgery May Put Kids at Higher Risk for Future Arthritis

New Ligament Discovered in Human Knee

Off Season May Not Be Long Enough to Recover From Football 'Hits'

Quarterback's Death, NFL Study Split Over Brain Disorder

Quick Vision Test May Help Spot Concussions on Sidelines

Safety Tips for Holiday Football Games

Shoulders Take a Pounding in High School Football

There Is No Safer Football Helmet for Kids: Study

Time of Month May Affect Women's Concussion Recovery

 

The third-party content provided in the Health Library of phoebeputney.com is for informational purposes only and is not designed to diagnose or treat a health problem or disease, or replace the professional medical advice you receive from your physician. If you or your child has or suspect you may have a health problem, please consult your primary care physician. If you or your child may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 or other emergency health care provider immediately in the United States or the appropriate health agency of your country. For more information regarding site usage, please visit: Privacy Information, Terms of Use or Disclaimer.

Follow us online:

© 2014 Phoebe Putney Health System  |  417 Third Avenue, Albany, Georgia 31701  |  Telephone 877.312.1167

Phoebe Putney Health System is a network of hospitals, family medicine clinics, rehab facilities, auxiliary services, and medical education training facilities. Founded in 1911,
Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital (the flagship hospital) is one of Georgia's largest comprehensive regional medical centers. From the beginning, Phoebe's mission and vision
has been to bring the finest medical talent and technology to the citizens of Southwest Georgia, and to serve all citizens of the community regardless of ability to pay.