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Play Hard, Die Young : Football Dementia, Depression and Death
by M.D. Omalu Bennet

Overview - Why do so many retired NFL players lose their hard-earned millions and end up destitute? Why are football players three to five times more likely to develop major depression than their fans? The answer is gridiron dementia, permanent brain damage caused by blows to the head during games or practice.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Why do so many retired NFL players lose their hard-earned millions and end up destitute? Why are football players three to five times more likely to develop major depression than their fans? The answer is gridiron dementia, permanent brain damage caused by blows to the head during games or practice. In this book the author launches a national effort to alert players, parents, coaches, trainers, and school administrators to the dangers of repeated concussions.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780980039504
  • ISBN-10: 0980039509
  • Publisher: Cardinal Pub Group
  • Publish Date: March 2008
  • Page Count: 163


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