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Old 01-31-2013   #7
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Default Re: NFL Players Donít Trust Team Doctors

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Originally Posted by eriadoc View Post
This is one of the reasons I don't trust the NFL on anything they say about concussions or CTE and therefore one of the reasons I sympathize with players of earlier generations. They were not informed of the risks, they were cared for by doctors that had interests aside from the long term health of the players, and they've been hung out to dry, in essence.

The current players are at least starting to get some of the information necessary to make the decision to risk their future mental health.
Maybe this will help a little?

Andrea Kremer‏@Andrea_Kremer

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Just announced re: NFL health & safety issues - next season teams will have unaffiliated neurological consultant on sidelines during games.
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Andrea Kremer‏@Andrea_Kremer

NFL announcing neurological consultant on sidelines a role NFLPA has strongly wanted
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