Friday's health and safety news from the world of football:
- KCNC-TV in Denver featured a researcher from the University of Texas Sciences Center in San Antonio who is attempting to develop a pill to alleviate the effects of concussions.
- WBBM-TV in Chicago reported on the Brain Network Activation, a device being used at five area clinics to diagnose concussions in youth athletes.
- WFMJ-TV in Youngstown, Ohio, reported on a school district that is using new concussion detection technology.
-- Bill Bradley, contributing editor