Schwartz: A Q&A With Concussion Expert John Gallucci
By Peter Schwartz
Concussions continue to be a huge topic of conversation in sports, particularly as it pertains to football. It’s become a big concern in youth football as parents continue to struggle with the decision as to whether or not to let their kids play the sport.
The subject came to light again last week on Long Island when Tom Cutinella, a guard/linebacker for Shoreham-Wading River High School, passed away after taking a big hit from an opponent. Cutinella collapsed during the game after suffering a head injury.