It was a tragic week in high school football nationally: 3 deaths in 4 days. The causes were due to brain bleeds, not concussions. Concussions don’t cause bleeding or swelling in the brain. While it’s a scary situation, it’s important to understand the facts.
FIFA is being sued by parents in California. Only in this lawsuit, it’s not about monetary damages; they are seeking rule changes in the game of soccer to make it safer.
Yesterday, I visited WAKR morning show host Ray Horner in studio to discuss President Obama’s announcement to commit $85 million for youth sports concussions. We also talked about Carlos Santana’s recent concussion and placement on the disabled list.