Concussions and Our Kids : America's Leading Expert on How to Protect Young Athletes and Keep Sports Safe

Concussions and Our Kids : America's Leading Expert on How to Protect Young Athletes and Keep Sports Safe
Artist/Author/Cast: 
Cantu, Robert; Hyman, Mark
ISBN: 
9780547773940

Concussions and Our Kids is the first prescriptive book of its kind to address the issue of head trauma in sports and to offer guidelines for playing sports safely. Its bold proposals have spurred a national conversation, receiving notice in the New York Times, Washington Post, Time, and on National Public Radio. Described as "the single most important issue in sports today," concussions are widespread and devastating. As the country's leading expert on brain trauma, Dr. Robert Cantu has treated thousands of patients, from pro athletes to peewee players. His groundbreaking research is changing how sports are played. Parents, coaches, and players can learn from this combination manifesto/manual, helping to reduce concussions now and prevent more brain trauma down the road.

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