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Concussion Timeline

A history of NCAA decisions intended to help protect college athletes from serious injuries, including those that can cause a concussion.

Solving the mental health puzzle

In an excerpt from the Sports Science Institute’s guide to mental health, “Mind, Body and Sport,” University of South Carolina athletic trainer Rachel Sharpe looks at the challenges of addressing mental health in college sports.

Rates of excessive drinking among student-athletes falling

An NCAA substance use study showed that excessive drinking and smoking rates have fallen, but that use of prescription painkillers and ADHD medication is on the rise.

Obstacle Course

After reconstructive surgery, student-athletes face a grueling path to emotional and physical recovery.

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