Concussions in Youth Sports – New Protocols to Keep Athletes Safe

Participation in sports is an important part of physical, mental, and social development for our youth. While it is meant to promote health, sports carry an inherent risk of injury.

Evidence is growing that the short and long-term health risks associated with brain trauma in sports are more serious than previously known. While concussions have been the primary focus of the medical community, the media, and the sports world, it appears they are only part of the problem. A growing number of studies show the risk of short-term and long-term brain damage, and neurodegenerative disease may be more closely related to an athlete’s cumulative brain trauma over their lifetime.

How to Best Prevent Your Semi Truck Brakes From Overheating and What to Do If You Notice an Issue

Overheated semi truck brakes are something that no driver wants to have to deal with. And often, this kind of problem can be prevented entirely. However, there are cases in which the brakes overheat – and sometimes even catch fire!-before the problem is identified.

It’s important to get regular checkups to ensure that your brakes are in good condition. This will reduce the chance of your brakes overheating while you’re driving, which is dangerous for you and other drivers on the road.