Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Concussions, Traumatic Brain Injury, and Me

My obsession with sports injury is pathological.

Yet the universe (and patented military technology adapted for athletics) answered my prayers.

Full story HERE in today's Chicago Parent.

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  1. About twenty years ago I knew a man who developed a helmet with a face guard for use in sports. It seems as if it must have been a precursor to this helmet. This protection is desperately needed. I've never forgotten the player who was practicing her serve before The Hurricane's volleyball game. She had a powerful serve, which hit a player from her own team in the head and resulted in a concussion.