Your Brain on Pavement – #hockey causes fewer head injuries than #cycling! #activetrans

According to the American Association of Neurological Surgeons Cycling is the most brain dangerous sport in the US responsible for more than ten times more head injuries than hockey.  I can only assume it’s b/c more people cycle.  (I wonder what the rates are in Canada)

If you’d like to learn more about sports, head injuries and how to minimize them join us @ The Chicago Council on Science and Technology’s presentation:

“When Playing Sports is Bad For Your Brain Wednesday 13 May Hughes Auditorium, Northwestern University 303 E. Superior Street 60611 Chicago , IL

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s