football traumatic brain injury

football traumatic brain injury
Rugby players on field during a match

What Are The Top 3 Sports That Pose The Greatest Risk Of Concussion?

As we enter into the beginning of a new sports season it is critical to keep in mind the risks associated with many elementary and high school sports. According to the American Academy of Neurology, football, rugby, and soccer pose the greatest risk of concussion to athletes. A concussion is a form of a traumatic brain…
football offensive line in stance ready to hike ball

Traumatic Brain Injury and Spinal Cord Injury Increase among High School and College Football Players

Football is a wonderful sport that is loved by many, but it is also a dangerous sport that causes severe concussions, brain trauma and in some cases death. With tackles, direct collisions and serious aggression, the chances of head and back injury in the game and even during practice are serious. A recent study conducted…