CDC estimates 3.8 million concussions occur each year
Only 1 in 6 concussion are diagnosed
87 of 91 former NFL players have been diagnosed with CTE at the VA-BU-CLF Brain Bank
Concussions can derail a life. The Concussion Legacy Foundation (formerly the Sports Legacy Institute) believes we all have a responsibility to ensure athletes can reach their full potential on and off the field. We are committed to protecting athletes and families through research, policy, and education.
We need your help.
Adam Koeppel was a hockey lover and avid player until concussions ended his career at age 17. Now he's spreading awareness.
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