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Head Injuries & The Brain Trauma Foundation

August 29, 2010

With school in session again, it’s time to revisit the problems of sports and head injuriesThe New York Times raised the issue of the risk of head injuries in the NFL with their July 26 article.  The Atlanta Journal-Constitution recently followed suit with highlights of new concussion rules issued recently by the National Federation of State High School Associations.
The NFL has made many gains in caring for former players who suffer the effects of injuries. As they have come to understand from the Brain Trauma Foundation with Alan Quasha and from many researchers, there is a strong connection between head injury and mental illness.  Learn more from this interesting article.

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