Cheerleading – high risk, high flying sport

Cheerleading – high risk, high flying sport

March is National Safety in Cheerleading Month, an opportunity to recognise the risks involved in what has become a serious athletic sport. While the spotlight has recently again been shone on the dangers of concussions in football, the risk of concussion in...
Tackling concussions within the NRL

Tackling concussions within the NRL

Former rugby league star Mario Fenech opened up last month about the brain damage he has suffered from too many hits to the head. Having played in an era where rules surrounding concussions and player welfare were less strict, the man affectionally known...