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New Study to Examine Soccer’s Long-term Health Risks

New Study to Examine Soccer’s Long-term Health Risks January 18, 2018Leave a comment
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In response to some of the recent eye-opening stories and research findings connecting soccer to serious long-term health effects, a new study – conducted by the Football Association (FA) and the Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA) in England – will seek to assess the prevalence and severity of degenerative brain diseases associated with playing soccer. According to an ABC News report, this study – “Football’s Influence on Lifelong Health and Dementia Risk” (FIELD) – is set to kick-off this month and will be spearheaded by an independent research team in Scotland…

To read more, click here to access the original article hosted by US Soccer Club.


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