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ITHACA, NY — The National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) has selected Chris Hummel, clinical associate professor and certified athletic trainer at Ithaca College, as a recipient of the NATA 2014 Athletic Trainer Service Award. Hummel is one of 53 recipients of the award.

Selected for his contributions to the athletic training profession, Hummel has served as...

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Whatever it’s being called – “docuseries” or “reality TV” – Esquire Network’s new series “Friday Night Tykes” is showing the good, the bad, and the ugly of youth football as practiced by the Texas Youth Football Association. In a recent episode, a coach points to the earhole in the helmet of one of his charges and says, “Hit...

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 ITHACA, NY — New safety rules were in place in central Massachusetts: Any 10-to-12-year-old playing Pop Warner football suspected of having a concussion was not allowed to return to play until cleared by a doctor. Plus, a certified EMT was present during the game, and the league had established concussion education programs for coaches, officials, players and their parents. Yet as...

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