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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

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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

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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

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The '85 Bears, concussions and money

Matt plays a clip from “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel,” which takes a look at NFL players’ fears, and some of their true feelings towards the risk of playing their sport. 9 more words

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New Research on Football’s Effect on the Brain

For years, researchers have warned us about the effects of concussions on the brain. In football leagues, from peewee to professional, rules have been set in place to protect players from getting concussions, as the concussion rate skyrocketed a few years ago. 281 more words

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