Just as coaches follow return-to-play guidelines when it comes to concussions, the American Academy of Pediatrics released new guidelines about returning to the classroom as well.
Has all this talk of concussions and brain injuries negatively affected youth football participation?
In May, Adrienne “Adda” Ashcraft sustained a concussion and didn’t know it. The Hoban cheerleader was playing football with a group of high school football players. “I got the ball,” she said. “My friend grabbed me and threw me over his shoulder. My head was down his back, like a sack of potatoes. He started […]