Traumatic head injury

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis has been all over social media lately with the all familiar ice bucket challenge. The attention A.L.S. is getting from the challenge has raised the debate of whether or not contact sports of vigorous exercise might somehow contribute to the development of the fatal disease.

Kids playing

With the weather getting warmer, we’re starting to think about getting our little ones ready for Little League by buying them the correct gear and preparing them for practice. While baseball is by no means a dangerous sport, it can present a very real risk of injuries from things like wild pitches, batted balls, and collisions on the field.