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# Head first

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Study launched into outdoor swimming as alternative to antidepressants
Ecotherapy – therapeutic intervention through nature – is known to boost people’s mood.
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Premier League to introduce concussion substitutions as concerns mount
The move comes with Wolves striker Raul Jimenez still working his way back from a fractured skull.
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Pochettino defends medical staff over handling of Vertonghen head injury
The defender was left bloodied following an aerial clash during the Champions League game against Ajax.
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'My head would be pounding from it... You were thinking: when is this going to end?'
Leigh Halfpenny was out for three months after suffering a head injury while playing for Wales in November.
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Results of CTE study will factor into Roethlisberger's retirement decision
“I want to play catch with my kids. I want to know my kids’ names.”
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Ireland is 'poised to become the springboard to Europe' for fast-growing tech firms
KPMG highlighted the trend in its latest global VC report.
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'He wasn't knocked out' - Northampton defend decision to allow George North to play on
Concerns over a head injury have been calmed by the club.
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'Justice being served': Sharapova's sponsor widely-criticised for congratulatory statement
The tennis player has had her two-year doping ban reduced to 15 months.
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Martial injury prompts call for concussion protocol review in football
“Serious questions now have to be asked,” say Headway. “Elite-level football has to set a better example.”
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Springbok out-half Lambie won't return in time for decisive third Test against Ireland
Lambie was injured in a collision with CJ Stander in last weekend’s first Test in Cape Town.
# match made in heaven
HTC moves into VR and it has the perfect partner to help it succeed
Especially if you’re a fan of games.
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Watching Brad Barritt's hit on Quade Cooper still gives us a killer headache
We hope Quade is safe back home with his feet up.
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GIF: Stuart Hogg does his best Klinsmann impression
The Glasgow Warriors full-back didn’t seem too put out by news that his Pro12 game was called off.