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Ankle Sprain

Sprained Ankle is one of the most common football injuries. It happens when the ligaments are damaged due to an awkward landing, stepping on an uneven surface or due to losing balance. 252 more words


Football Can't Barrel Away at Health Risks

Out in the field, football players touch down with a veneer of invincibility, tackling each other like it’s nothing to them. In reality, they are in for more health hazards than other athletes. 300 more words

Injury Proof Your Ankles

Goal box booby traps, rock hard pitches and top heavy weekend-warriors with their “untimely” slide tackles, are a perfect storm for a Sunday morning beating for your ankles. 539 more words

Injury Treatment And Prevention

REPOST: Could veterans have concussion-related CTE?

The living brains of two ex-soldiers show damage similar to that of football players who have committed suicide. This CNN article tells more about concussion-related CTE. 2,242 more words

3 common 5-a-side football injuries and how to treat them

Have you suffered with any of these common 5-a-side football injuries? You can guarantee everyone who reads this would have experience at least 2 of them! 480 more words

Football Injuries

Jared Max: Joseph Maroon's Comments About CTE Were Misleading, Irresponsible

By Jared Max
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Dr. Joseph Maroon scares me for two reasons.

1. He is the Pittsburgh Steelers’ neurosurgeon
2. He is a medical consultant to the NFL and the medical director of WWE… 693 more words


Players, parents and fans are concerned for football safety on and off the field

The NFL was once again involved in a controversial discussion this week when HBO premiered its 21st season of “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel… 351 more words