Mike’s Facebook Fan page
Mike's Facebook Friend page
Mike's Twitter page
Mike's LinkedIn page
Blip TV: Mike's Burgundy & Gold Magazine page
Blip TV: Mike's guest appearances page
Mike's YouTube page
RedskinsHistorian's YouTube page
Branded 72 Pit Barbecue in Rockville, MD at 301-340-8596
EmbroidMe
Eureka Van & Storage at 703-471-5701
Flagship Carwash Center
Life Denied Rock Band

More Information Sought on Soccer Players' Head Injuries

EXCERPT

Soccer is one of the most popular sports played by children in the United States. At the same time, research is under way to study head injuries such as concussions suffered by youths playing the game and the long-term effects of those injuries.

Soccer players take blows to the head through headers, as well as collisions with other players, the ground and goal posts.

Catherine McGill, a neuropsychologist for the Children’s National Health System in Washington, examines many children who have suffered concussions playing soccer. She said concussions sustained while playing soccer and other youth sports are on the rise for a number of reasons.