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The Problem of Sports Injuries

During the past several decades athletic activity has become a more common cause of injury among children, teenagers, and adults. In fact, millions of sports and recreational-related injuries occur each year. 165 more words

Is flag football more dangerous than tackle football?

SOUTHLAKE — With all the controversy surrounding concussions and football, a lot of parents have been looking for a safer alternative to the hard hitting sport. 285 more words


The Mental Side of ACL Recovery

Whilst at hospital after surgery, doctors, surgeons, and nurses will continually tell you that recovering from ACL surgery is a long road because the healing process is so complex. 607 more words

Where it all started.

I am writing this first blog post 11 days post op for my ACL reconstruction and lateral meniscectomy. I have only started to document this now as I have realised there were many things I didn’t know before surgery about my recovery that I wish I did know and i’m sure others would like to know also (plus, recovery is mind-numbingly boring). 505 more words

Texas JV football player dies after injury in game

I am so sorry to pass along this news, but a family member just told me 15yo Aaron Singleton passed away this afternoon. pic.twitter.com/kKz6DuHN4l

— Lauren Zakalik (@wfaalauren) …

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Lasting Impact: New book examines question of should you let your son play football

It’s a question every parent of a young boy is faced with, and it’s harder to answer than ever.

Will we let our sons play football? 1,683 more words