Former KPIX 5 Sports Director Wayne Walker Suffering From Parkinson's Linked To NFL CareerA former National Football League star and longtime KPIX broadcaster has chosen to speak out about his personal struggle – one of the biggest challenges facing a growing number of former NFL players.
Stephen Curry Put Back In To Game 4 Too Soon After Nasty Spill In Houston?Was Warriors Guard Stephen Curry back on the court too soon after his nasty fall during game four of the Western Conference Finals? A Bay Area doctor says no.
Stephen Curry Returns To Game After Suffering Head Injury In Western Conference Finals Against RocketsWarriors guard Stephen Curry was injured during the second quarter during the second quarter of Game 4 of the Western Conference finals, but later returned to the game.
San Francisco Firefighter Recovering From Head Injury Suffered During North Beach Restaurant FireA firefighter was injured at the scene of a restaurant fire in San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood Monday afternoon, according to fire officials.
Study: Young Football Players Get Fewer Head Injuries When Their Coaches Know Proper Tackling FundamentalsThe data showed players who competed for coaches with training in USA Football's "Heads-Up Football" program were better protected than those who did not.
Child On Skateboard Hit By Car Near In Tara Hills Area Of Contra CostaA child on a skateboard was hit by a car Tuesday afternoon in the Tara Hills area of Contra Costa County and suffered a head injury, according to the California Highway Patrol.
3 Reasons Why FIFA Needs To Pay More Attention To ConcussionsTo many-a-fan's dismay, some players were noticeably 'out of it' and even collapsed after sustaining a head injury during play. While getting injured is something that can happen in any sport, certain protocols need to be followed to ensure player safety.
Woman Knocked Unconscious During Fight Between A's, Giants Fans Outside AT&T Park In San Francisco, 1 Suspect ArrestedA woman was knocked unconscious during a fight between A’s and Giants fans outside AT&T Park Thursday afternoon.
Judge Approves New NFL Concussion SettlementA federal judge has granted preliminary approval to a deal that would compensate former NFL players for concussion-related claims.
NFL Agrees To Remove Cap On Concussion DamagesThe NFL has agreed to remove a cap on concussion-related damages after a judge questioned whether a proposed settlement provided enough money to cover retired players.
Oakland Man Dies On Father's Day Fishing Trip After Falling Into WaterAn Oakland man died after apparently falling into the water near the Antioch Marina during a Father's Day fishing trip.
A’s McCarthy Encouraged With Progress From Head Surgery Brandon McCarthy’s hair is growing back fast and that big scar on the right side of his head is hardly noticeable anymore.