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by greybeard58
Mon Mar 30, 2020 8:26 pm
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: concussions
Replies: 983
Views: 128122

"The U.S. needs a nationwide registry for traumatic brain injury registry"

"The U.S. needs a nationwide registry for traumatic brain injury registry" The congressional Brain Injury Task Force, co-chaired by Reps. Bill Pascrell Jr. (D-N.J.) and Don Bacon (R-Neb.), spoke to hundreds of people gathered at the Rayburn House Office Building last week. The crowd included brain i...
by greybeard58
Thu Mar 26, 2020 1:09 pm
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: concussions
Replies: 983
Views: 128122

Help is here

Help is here These are trying times for all, but the effects can be especially straining for those experiencing lingering concussion symptoms. Managing Post-Concussion Syndrome in a Time of Coronavirus In an unfamiliar new era of social distancing, those who are experiencing lingering symptoms from ...
by greybeard58
Thu Mar 19, 2020 12:46 pm
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: concussions
Replies: 983
Views: 128122

Memory and Brain Lab looking at impacts of concussion on college-age students

Memory and Brain Lab looking at impacts of concussion on college-age students "Despite the fact that the undergraduates average more than four years since their concussion, they do not perform as well as their peers who have never had a concussion.” It may come as a surprise that the Centers for Dis...
by greybeard58
Mon Mar 16, 2020 8:33 am
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: concussions
Replies: 983
Views: 128122

Children consider suicide more than their caregivers think

Children consider suicide more than their caregivers think Children consider suicide more than their caregivers think About 8 in every 100 kids who are 9 or 10 years old think about suicide or act on those ideas, a new study of nearly 8,000 children across the U.S. concludes. Their caregivers were a...
by greybeard58
Thu Mar 12, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: Does MSHSL or Mn Hockey have such a list of banned coaches
Replies: 93
Views: 21450

Larry Nassar victims want accountability. Olympic officials offered cash and veiled threats.

Larry Nassar victims want accountability. Olympic officials offered cash and veiled threats. Simone Biles expressed her displeasure with USA Gymnastics’ settlement offer. (Charlie Riedel/AP) Simone Biles expressed her displeasure with USA Gymnastics’ settlement offer. (Charlie Riedel/AP) Image witho...
by greybeard58
Thu Mar 12, 2020 11:00 am
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: concussions
Replies: 983
Views: 128122

CDC Reports Suicide is Top Cause of Death Tied to Traumatic Brain Injury

CDC Reports Suicide is Top Cause of Death Tied to Traumatic Brain Injury In a new report issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the CDC reported that suicide is the top cause of deaths tied to traumatic brain injury. The CDC reported there were 61,000 traumatic brain injury ...
by greybeard58
Tue Mar 03, 2020 10:28 pm
Forum: Minnesota High School Hockey (Latest Topics)
Topic: CTE in Hockey
Replies: 112
Views: 15789

The fight over CTE continues 5 years after Steve Montador's death

The fight over CTE continues 5 years after Steve Montador's death Steve Montador's brain smashed against the inside of his skull 19 times in the course of his hockey career, each time hard enough to cause a concussion. Nineteen times, his brain torqued and twisted. And after each of those times, he ...
by greybeard58
Tue Mar 03, 2020 10:19 pm
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: concussions
Replies: 983
Views: 128122

"It’s an invisible injury that nobody can see.”

"It’s an invisible injury that nobody can see.” Fiona Tomas has been shortlisted for the Sports New Story of the Year Award for her investigation into female concussion. https://www.societyofeditors.org/soe_news/shortlist-announced-for-the-national-press-awards-for-2019/ Nicola White winced as the n...
by greybeard58
Tue Mar 03, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: Does MSHSL or Mn Hockey have such a list of banned coaches
Replies: 93
Views: 21450

"I don’t feel responsible in any way."

"I don’t feel responsible in any way." The University of Minnesota has launched an investigation into Thomas "Chico" Adrahtas, who went to the University of Minnesota hockey program unexpectedly in the summer of 1984 and left abruptly less than a year later amid charges of improper behavior with pla...
by greybeard58
Sat Feb 29, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: Does MSHSL or Mn Hockey have such a list of banned coaches
Replies: 93
Views: 21450

Victims turn to media to expose sex abuse by college doctors

Victims turn to media to expose sex abuse by college doctors By TAMMY WEBBER and KATHLEEN FOODY February 24, 2020 In this Jan. 20, 2020 photo, Robert Julian Stone looks over his medical records in his home in Palm Springs, Calif. Stone, a former University of Michigan student, alleges that the late ...
by greybeard58
Thu Feb 27, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: concussions
Replies: 983
Views: 128122

"out with a concussion a majority of last year"

"out with a concussion a majority of last year" Aria Van De Hei is a senior on the Bay Area Ice Bears girls’ hockey team, which is comprised of players from 11 area schools. The team went through a stretch last season where it didn’t win in seven games. How does the team stay together during losing ...
by greybeard58
Wed Feb 26, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: Does MSHSL or Mn Hockey have such a list of banned coaches
Replies: 93
Views: 21450

Hockey coach moved for decades from job to job, despite sex allegations

Hockey coach moved for decades from job to job, despite sex allegations MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tony Kellin remembers an assistant hockey coach at the University of Minnesota approaching him in the locker room during the 1984-85 season and saying he knew a woman who would perform oral sex on Kellin, but ...
by greybeard58
Wed Feb 26, 2020 11:23 am
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: concussions
Replies: 983
Views: 128122

‘You only have one brain’

‘You only have one brain’

‘You only have one brain’: With Ryan McDonagh returning, ex-NHLers describe unknowns of concussion recovery
https://theathletic.com/1539554/2020/01 ... -recovery/
by greybeard58
Tue Feb 25, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: Does MSHSL or Mn Hockey have such a list of banned coaches
Replies: 93
Views: 21450

The safety of our daughters, sons, granddaughters and grandsons is of primary importance.

The safety of our daughters, sons, granddaughters and grandsons is of primary importance. To suggest a victim’s pain can be so easily erased by time is to willful ignore the repercussions of such actions. It is good that sunlight is exposing this behavior, no matter when it initially occurred, becau...
by greybeard58
Mon Feb 24, 2020 9:13 pm
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: Does MSHSL or Mn Hockey have such a list of banned coaches
Replies: 93
Views: 21450

"In retrospect, we did the wrong thing, because it should have been exposed"

"In retrospect, we did the wrong thing, because it should have been exposed" It has been 35 years since Thomas "Chico" Adrahtas was a Minnesota Gophers hockey assistant coach for one season, but his negative impact on the program is being felt today, after several former players accused him of inapp...
by greybeard58
Mon Feb 24, 2020 9:11 pm
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: Does MSHSL or Mn Hockey have such a list of banned coaches
Replies: 93
Views: 21450

Minnesota investigating abuse allegations involving former assistant hockey coach

Minnesota investigating abuse allegations involving former assistant hockey coach The University of Minnesota is reportedly investigating allegations of sexual misconduct levied against former assistant men's hockey coach Thomas Adrahtas. Katie Strang of The Athletic reported the news, noting Adraht...
by greybeard58
Mon Feb 24, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: Does MSHSL or Mn Hockey have such a list of banned coaches
Replies: 93
Views: 21450

Minnesota investigating abuse allegations involving former assistant hockey coach

Current breaking news Minnesota investigating abuse allegations involving former assistant hockey coach The University of Minnesota has launched an investigation into alleged sexual misconduct by a coach on the 1984-85 men’s hockey team, according to a letter signed by the school’s athletic director...
by greybeard58
Mon Feb 24, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: Does MSHSL or Mn Hockey have such a list of banned coaches
Replies: 93
Views: 21450

Michigan Investigating Alleged Sexual Abuse by Former Doctor Robert Anderson | Bleacher Report | Latest News, Videos and

Michigan Investigating Alleged Sexual Abuse by Former Doctor Robert Anderson TIM DANIELS FEBRUARY 19, 2020 The University of Michigan announced Wednesday its police department began investigating sexual misconduct allegations against former athletic team doctor Robert Anderson in July 2018. A former...
by greybeard58
Mon Feb 24, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: concussions
Replies: 983
Views: 128122

"CTE took your mind but I still have your heart…"

"CTE took your mind but I still have your heart…" Zac – You told me you’d never leave me. But you did. I know you were just looking for peace. Yet sometimes I’m so sick with grief and sadness that I’m mad. I am mad that you’re not here. I am mad that I’m alone. I am mad at every person, moment and u...
by greybeard58
Sat Feb 22, 2020 3:35 pm
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: Does MSHSL or Mn Hockey have such a list of banned coaches
Replies: 93
Views: 21450

Currently the lead story on The Athletic

Currently the lead story on The Athletic “Silence is like an incubator for this thing.” For years, stories circulated about Thomas "Chico" Adrahtas' behavior. Despite those rumors, he continued to get coaching jobs in the Chicago area. https://theathletic.com/1591547/2020/02/21/former-players-say-ch...
by greybeard58
Fri Feb 21, 2020 4:22 pm
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: concussions
Replies: 983
Views: 128122

Girl Hockey Players Face Higher Risk Of Concussions, Study Finds

Click on the link at the end to watch the video Girl Hockey Players Face Higher Risk Of Concussions, Study Finds MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Every team at the annual girl’s high school hockey tournament has one thing in common when they step on the ice: An increased awareness of concussions. For Andover ju...
by greybeard58
Thu Feb 20, 2020 7:09 pm
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: Does MSHSL or Mn Hockey have such a list of banned coaches
Replies: 93
Views: 21450

Iced out: Elite youth hockey coaches at Assabet Valley suspended after abuse complaints

Iced out: Elite youth hockey coaches at Assabet Valley suspended after abuse complaints The head coach was not happy. Again. “Shut up, you whiny little b*****,” Dennis Laing told a member of his elite Assabet Valley Girls Hockey Under 16 team at a practice last year, according to complaints filed wi...
by greybeard58
Thu Feb 20, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: concussions
Replies: 983
Views: 128122

“I haven’t been on the ice in a while because I was out with a concussion"

“I haven’t been on the ice in a while because I was out with a concussion" The section quarterfinal game between No. 5 Litchfield/Dassel-Cokato and No. 4 Delano/Rockford was a game of runs. Both teams came out playing hard and giving great effort, the team that scored the opening goal was going to h...
by greybeard58
Wed Feb 19, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: Does MSHSL or Mn Hockey have such a list of banned coaches
Replies: 93
Views: 21450

Former Michigan State University gymnastics coach Kathie Klages convicted of lying to police

Former Michigan State University gymnastics coach Kathie Klages convicted of lying to police Megan Banta, Lansing State JournalPublished 4:17 p.m. ET Feb. 14, 2020 | Updated 7:00 p.m. ET Feb. 14, 2020 LANSING – A jury has found former Michigan State University gymnastics coach Kathie Klages guilty o...
by greybeard58
Wed Feb 19, 2020 11:59 am
Forum: Minnesota Girls High School Hockey
Topic: concussions
Replies: 983
Views: 128122

Beyond the Brink

Beyond the Brink Many of us have heard the stories about former professional football players and how the neurodegenerative disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE)—which as of now can be diagnosed only after death—is associated with repetitive hits to the head. More recently,research from the...