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Equestrian Helmet Manufacturer Charles Owen Winner of Head Health Challenge Award

Charles Owen is one of 5 winners of the Head Health Challenge III. This is part of the larger Head Health Initiative, a four-year, $60 million collaboration between GE and the NFL, it is one of three open innovation challenges to invest up to $20 million in research and...

Developements in Concussion Management and Prevention

Public awareness of concussion and its consequences is in the news a lot lately. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently reported to congress about concussion. The goal was to improve statistics about concussion, to improve evaluation of rehabilitation and to...

Progress toward anti-concussion helmet

For the last half dozen years researchers have been working on riding helmets that are anti-concussion specific rather than a helmet that is designed to reduce risk in one catastrophic incident (which is the manufacture standard in  place today). As recognition that several small...