Harvard Health Letter
Should I worry about grandkids’ sports?
Ask the doctor Q. I keep hearing that concussions can cause problems later in life. Should I be concerned about my grandkids playing sports, particularly football? A. Sports teach kids many important life lessons, like the value of teamwork and hard work, and the importance of tenacity and resilience. The most popular sport in the United States is football. Yet evidence has emerged that repeated head injuries (common