Head injury

HOUSTON, TX - MAY 25: Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors falls over Trevor Ariza #1 of the Houston Rockets on his way to an injury in the second quarter during Game Four of the Western Conference Finals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at Toyota Center on May 25, 2015 in Houston, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

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.

05/26/2015

HOUSTON, TX - MAY 25: Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors falls over Trevor Ariza #1 of the Houston Rockets on his way to an injury in the second quarter during Game Four of the Western Conference Finals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at Toyota Center on May 25, 2015 in Houston, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Stephen Curry Returns To Game After Suffering Head Injury In Western Conference Finals Against Rockets

Warriors 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.

05/25/2015

A San Francisco Fire Department truck on the scene of a fire. (CBS)

San Francisco Firefighter Recovering From Head Injury Suffered During North Beach Restaurant Fire

A firefighter was injured at the scene of a restaurant fire in San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood Monday afternoon, according to fire officials.

04/06/2015

A Pop Warner football game (Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Study: Young Football Players Get Fewer Head Injuries When Their Coaches Know Proper Tackling Fundamentals

The 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.

02/16/2015

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Child On Skateboard Hit By Car Near In Tara Hills Area Of Contra Costa

A 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.

10/14/2014

Alvaro Pereira of Uruguay receives treatment during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (credit: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

3 Reasons Why FIFA Needs To Pay More Attention To Concussions

To 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.

07/11/2014

A woman was knocked unconscious during a fight between after the A’s / Giants game near AT&T Park on July 10, 2014. (CBS)

Woman Knocked Unconscious During Fight Between A’s, Giants Fans Outside AT&T Park In San Francisco, 1 Suspect Arrested

A woman was knocked unconscious during a fight between A’s and Giants fans outside AT&T Park Thursday afternoon.

07/10/2014

In this 2008 photo former Stanford quarterback Trent Edwards suffers a concussion while playing for the Buffalo Bills. (Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Judge Approves New NFL Concussion Settlement

A federal judge has granted preliminary approval to a deal that would compensate former NFL players for concussion-related claims.

07/07/2014

In this 2008 photo former Stanford quarterback Trent Edwards suffers a concussion while playing for the Buffalo Bills. (Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

NFL Agrees To Remove Cap On Concussion Damages

The 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.

06/25/2014

Dow Wetlands Preserve in Contra Costa County. Anitoch, Pittsburg

Oakland Man Dies On Father’s Day Fishing Trip After Falling Into Water

An Oakland man died after apparently falling into the water near the Antioch Marina during a Father’s Day fishing trip.

06/16/2014

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