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The Riskiest Sports for Head Injuries
"Concussion rates in sports are the result of a number of factors, including improper technique, ill-fitting equipment, and the amount some kids play...explains Elizabeth Pieroth, Psy.D., a neuropsychologist at NorthShore...and the concussion consultant for the Chicago Bears, Blackhawks, Fire, White Sox...
NFL brain trauma and aggressive behavior
Brain injuries prove to be common among NFL players, a fact the league acknowledged earlier this year, raising new questions about the relationship between aggressive behavior and head trauma. Ed Schultz and Dr. Julian Bailes discuss...
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