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Football Helmet Group Head ‘Has Talked With’ Senator Udall And ‘Is Encouraging’ FTC Investigation – Thanks For Nothing

Earlier this week Mike Oliver, executive director of the National Operating Committee on Sports Athletic Equipment (NOCSAE), explained to me that the organization’s pre-Super Bowl public […]

‘Helmet to Helmet: FTC’s Investigation Could Be the Super Bowl for Corrupt NFL Doctors and the National Concussion Crisis’ (full text from Beyond Chron)

[originally published February 7 at Beyond Chron, http://www.beyondchron.org/articles/Helmet_to_Helmet_FTC_s_Investigation_Could_Be_the_Super_Bowl_for_Corrupt_NFL_Doctors_and_the_National_Concussion_Crisis_8877.html]   by Irvin Muchnick With the Super Bowl out of the way, the National Football League is fraught […]

Duerson Suicide Shows NFL Body Count Rising Like WWE’s – But With New Intrigue (full text)

[originally published on February 22 at Beyond Chron, http://www.beyondchron.org/articles/Duerson_Suicide_Shows_NFL_Body_Count_Rising_Like_WWE_s_But_With_New_Intrigue_8920.html] by Irvin Muchnick The gruesome decades-long underground American saga that is the football concussion crisis has never […]

10 Most-Read Posts at This Blog in February

1. Dave Duerson NFL Suicide Story You’ll Read Nowhere Else — In Five Parts (26 February) ********** 2. Muchnick Book Bonus: ‘In Bed With the WWF – […]

‘Muchnick on Duerson, CTE Consciousness, And What It Means For Wrestling’ (full text from WrestlingObserver.com)

[originally published on March 2 at http://www.f4wonline.com/content/view/19670/] Irv Muchnick on football’s Dave Duerson, CTE consciousness, and what it means for wrestling The other day I got […]

Concussion Inc.: CTE Expert Robert Cantu Has Confused Relationship With Xenith Helmet Company

Having lambasted Dr. Joseph Maroon for his sundry commercial associations, I cannot fail to explore a controversy last week sparked by articles in the Boston business […]

Memo to Waxman, Udall, Blumenthal: An Agenda for Hearings on the National Concussion Crisis

This week brings welcome news that Congressmen Henry Waxman (California) and G.K. Butterfield (North Carolina) have asked the House Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade to […]

WWE’s John Cena Has New Concussion – Or ‘Concussion’

A story is making the rounds that World Wrestling Entertainment star John Cena suffered a concussion on Monday night’s Raw show. The Concussion Blog even picked […]

WrestleMania Preview: How Wrestlers Can File Complaints With Government Agencies (Part 1 – OSHA)

WrestleMania will take place in Atlanta in 13 days. The following night the World Wrestling Entertainment crew will do a live shoot of Monday Night Raw, […]

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