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BRAIN INJURY AWARENESS MONTH: INTERVIEW WITH FROM Queen City ROLLER Girls

3/28/18 8:04 AM / by Athlete Intelligence

 

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month. Brain injuries can be hard to diagnose, treat, and recover from, often leading the affected person to feel isolated and depressed. This year’s theme, the Change Your Mind campaign, provides a platform for educating the general public about the incidence of brain injury and the needs of people with brain injuries and their families. The campaign also lends itself to outreach within the brain injury community to de-stigmatize the injury, empower those who have survived, and promote the many types of support that are available.

As part of Athlete Intelligence's commitment to traumatic brain injury awareness, we will using our platform to interview athletes, advocates, coaches and health care professionals throughout the sports industry to share their experiences with brain injuries.

Today, we're interviewing Rachel Tension, a skater at the Queen City Roller Girls.

 

Tell us about Queen City Roller Girls, how long have you been skating?
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BRAIN INJURY AWARENESS MONTH: 7 Sports You Might Not Know Have A Concussion Risk

3/22/18 4:46 PM / by Athlete Intelligence

 

As you might be well aware, there has been a lot of coverage in the news about the concussion risk football poses to its players. But there are a number of other sports that also contain those dangers. Here’s a list of seven sports activities you might not have been aware can cause concussions and other head injuries.

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BRAIN INJURY AWARENESS MONTH: Interview With The Poison Apple from Boston Roller Derby

3/19/18 1:39 PM / by Athlete Intelligence

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month. Brain injuries can be hard to diagnose, treat, and recover from, often leading the affected person to feel isolated and depressed. This year’s theme, the Change Your Mind campaign, provides a platform for educating the general public about the incidence of brain injury and the needs of people with brain injuries and their families. The campaign also lends itself to outreach within the brain injury community to de-stigmatize the injury, empower those who have survived, and promote the many types of support that are available.

As part of Athlete Intelligence's commitment to traumatic brain injury awareness, we will using our platform to interview athletes, advocates, coaches and health care professionals throughout the sports industry to share their experiences with brain injuries.

Today, we're interviewing The Poison Apple, a skater at the Boston Roller Derby

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BRAIN INJURY AWARENESS MONTH: Interview With Crueliette Lewis, SKATER AT THE BOSTON ROLLER DERBY

3/10/18 7:45 AM / by Athlete Intelligence



March is Brain Injury Awareness Month
. Brain injuries can be hard to diagnose, treat, and recover from, often leading the affected person to feel isolated and depressed. This year’s theme, the Change Your Mind campaign, provides a platform for educating the general public about the incidence of brain injury and the needs of people with brain injuries and their families. The campaign also lends itself to outreach within the brain injury community to de-stigmatize the injury, empower those who have survived, and promote the many types of support that are available.

As part of Athlete Intelligence's commitment to traumatic brain injury awareness, we will using our platform to interview athletes, advocates, coaches and health care professionals throughout the sports industry to share their experiences with brain injuries.

Today, we're interviewing Crueliette Lewis, one of 2018's Boston All-Star Skaters for the Boston Roller Derby.

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7 Things You Never Knew About Roller Derby

1/3/18 9:37 AM / by Athlete Intelligence

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