Concussion – New Movie Sparking Conversation
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The much anticipated movie, simply titled “Concussion”, a dramatic movie staring Will Smith that is based on the unbelievable story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the forensic neuropathologist who made the first discovery of football-related brain trauma in a pro player and fought for the truth to be known. The movie is sparking controversy over this condition and how it is being handled in the NFL. For parents of children in sports, it raises concerns over how much damage a concussion can really cause. Dr. Irfan Chhipa, of the Rothman Institute, talks about concussions in kids with Robin Stoloff in her weekly program, Living Well on Lite Rock 96.9 WFPG.