Doctors have learned a tremendous amount about concussions and chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a degenerative brain condition believed to be caused by repeated hits to the head, since the first former NFL player was diagnosed with CTE in the early 2000s.Feb 1, 2020
Football might cause neurodegenerative disease Chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, often tops the list of fear factors for the football-wary. Of the 111 NFL players in the study, 110 had CTE (99 percent). The more years of football someone played, the more likely their brain was to show signs of the condition.Feb 1, 2020
There are so many different benefits of playing football that you will want to play it all day long. Not only is it a fun sport to play that lets you socialize with others, but it is also fantastic for your muscular health, cardiac health, bone strength, your mental state, and so much more.Mar 6,…
Health benefits The combination of running, walking, sprinting and kicking can bring benefits including increased stamina, improved cardiovascular health, reduced body fat, improved muscle strength and tone, increased bone strength and improved coordination.
Answer: While many young people every year set their goals on becoming NFL players, it is extremely difficult to reach that level. Statistically, of the 100,000 high school seniors who play football every year, only 215 will ever make an NFL roster. That is 0.2%!Dec 3, 2014