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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Neurologic injury: A pinch of a nerve after neck or head trauma. A stinger is different from permanent spinal cord injury.
Dr. Kim Fagan
Dr. Kim Fagan answered
34 years experience Sports Medicine
Not a neck injury: A "stinger" is a transient injury to the brachial plexus ( this is a group of nerves after they have left the spinal cord/neck). There should be no n ... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Prevent injuries: Warm up - Stretch - Practice. Don't play injured.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hettinger
36 years experience Podiatry
Same as any sport...: It is a demanding sport that requires a lot of running and ball handling skills. The exercise alone is a health benefit.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Gaelic Football: Gaelic Football is a cross btwn soccer & rugby. It is a rugged sport with lots of running & physical activity. My daughter is a rugby player ... Read More
A 13-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
48 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Carbs before games: You would want to eat a high carbohydrate (c) meal before any athletic competition. C's are a good source of energy which your muscles will need durin ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Eitner
34 years experience Family Medicine
Strengthtraining: Strength training for football depends on your position played, age, development, and where you are now. Off season, you want to increase strength, s ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
42 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Contusions.: Contusions, in other words, bumps and bruises are very common due to the contact involved in football. Sprains and strains to ligaments and muscles/te ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
25 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Concussions may present with: confusion, amnesia without loc, ha dizziness (vertigo or imbalence, lack of awareness of surroundings, nausea, vomiting, ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Soccer: Anything the athlete wants. Not sure why you need to ask the doctor this question. Doctors should not be the ones to tell you how to live your lives ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
25 years experience Pediatrics
See below: There are many that i can think of just off the top of my head including: head injuries with head bleed, neck fracture, severe torn shoulder rotator c ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Many days: If you are a football player (and 41 is a tad old for that), and you are being drug-tested, hydrocodone will stay in urine for 2-3 days, depending on ... Read More

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