Brain Injury: Concussions In High School Playing Basketball

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I have played sports sense I can remember. Unfortunately, I did get a concussion in high school playing basketball. I had to sit out three games and had to pass a neurology exam to be able to play. I do agree with school rules on concussions. A brain injury is something you do not mess with. I understand playing the game is what every athlete wants to do but, a long term brain injury is not worth a game. Depending on how bad the injury is, can lead to the athlete sitting out a whole season. Which is a hard thing take. Like I said, a long term brain injury is not worth a season or game. If I have children I will let them play contact sports. I do not believe in holding back my child because you are afraid of them getting hurt. They could get
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