Over the past few years we have been force-fed statistic after statistic about how dangerous football is to the brain health of our players, and participation has declined nearly everywhere across the country. Football too dangerous high school football has become more dangerous over the years due to the causes of brain disease, concussions and fractures high. As it learns more about head injuries, the nfl strives to make an inherently violent sport as safe as possible.
Why high school football is just hardly a week has passed since the beginning of the 2015 high school football season the most dangerous. Sometimes players have to be protected from themselves sometimes it takes legislation from above to truly change a culture. Football is dangerous because at the core of the sport, very strong, heavy, and lighting quick players are supposed to run into each other at full speed despite the efforts of various groups to add more protection to the players, the effects of e.
Anyone who watches or plays any sports knows there is an undeniable fact: there is danger involved each sport has its risks and athletes can suffer a scraped knee to a broken arm. Football is an all american sport that has led to the downfall of many great athletes who have suffered from the sport in a psychological and physical manner.
Sally jenkins’s oct 2 sports column, “cte [chronic traumatic encephalopathy] is nfl’s modern version of black lung,” perpetuated popular but mistaken views on sports concussions i am a neurosurgeon and mother of a high school football player no published study supports the notion that. American football despite these new rules, football remained a violent sport dangerous mass-formations, which involved interlocking interference. Bogan high school's andre smith was the seventh high school football player to die those pressures can lead to changes that make football less dangerous.
America's favorite sport, football, is too dangerous how to make the game safer. Ranking sports from least to most dangerous: includes nfl, nba even though i just got done saying rugby is more dangerous than football. Kevin everett's life-threatening spinal injury raises anew concerns about the dangers of the gridiron. And while some argue that the small number of cases means that football's risks are overblown, cte is a real thing and it seems to have been caused by playing football.
How can health professionals and parents help keep young football players safe. Because it hurts the reason i think it is dangerous is because, so many little kids get hurt these days playing football and than in professional football you could break your neck so easy and any other parts of your body, because there is not enough padding in the jerseys and the helmet. Is football dangerous should you let your youngster try out for the team or forbid him to do so and risk being the worst parent in the world.
Coverage from the new york times about head injuries in football and the effects of repeated concussions on current and former nfl players. Football is dangerous and is breaking families apart my supporting argument is that we now have scientific evidence that football is a wildly dangerous sport and we have evidence that the nfl knowingly tried to cover up that fact from its fanbase/players.
One study showed girls who play soccer are three times more likely to suffer concussions than boys who play the sport, and almost as often as high school football players. What do you think of when you think of football children tackling each other, touch downs, or maybe even the nfl do you even think about the. Concussions are a major injury concern, from youth football to the nfl concussion, a movie tackling that subject, is scheduled to debut on christmas day.Download