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'Heading' a soccer ball could lead to brain injury

'Heading' a soccer ball could lead to brain injury | soccer (football) | Scoop.it
Using diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) to study the effects of soccer 'heading,' researchers have found that players who head the ball with high frequency have brain abnormalities similar to those found in traumatic brain injury (TBI) patients.

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Dayton Ducharme's curator insight, February 25, 2013 9:10 PM

i am a former soccer player and from past experience i have witnessed numerous kinds of brain traumas such as headaches and concussions.

Emily W's comment, May 8, 2013 9:47 AM
Wow! I never thought how dangerous this could be. . . I'll have to be more careful.
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Soccer Goalkeeper

Soccer Goalkeeper | soccer (football) | Scoop.it

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Emily W's comment, May 8, 2013 9:48 AM
Haha, funny. I'm a goaly, and this is exactly how it is.
Emily W's comment, May 8, 2013 9:48 AM
Haha, funny. I'm a goaly, and this is exactly how it is.
Olivia Donkus's curator insight, October 31, 2014 11:34 AM

This is a really true and relatable picture of goalies.