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Report: NFL Tried to Influence NIH-Supported Concussion Study
Report: NFL Tried to Influence NIH-Supported Concussion Study
Bob Grant | May 24, 2016
A Congressional investigation indicates that the National Football League may have sought to steer millions of dollars in National Institutes of Health funding away from one of its critics.
Opinion: The Burden of Proof
Opinion: The Burden of Proof
David Rubenson and Paul Salvaterra | Jan 30, 2014
Universities that profit from football programs need to honestly assess their responsibilities when it comes to head injury research.
NFL Gear Yields Little for Cancer
NFL Gear Yields Little for Cancer
Kerry Grens | Oct 16, 2013
Only a small proportion of money made from breast cancer-themed football merchandise actually supports efforts to combat the disease.  
NFL Settles Concussion Case
NFL Settles Concussion Case
Jef Akst | Aug 29, 2013
The National Football League will pay a total of $765 million to help cover the medical expenses of more than 4,500 former players and to fund research on head injuries.
Junior Seau Had Brain Trauma
Junior Seau Had Brain Trauma
Beth Marie Mole | Jan 10, 2013
An NIH study finds that the former NFL linebacker who committed suicide last May had signs of degenerative brain disease.