Episode 304: Why is deciding when a player can safely return to play so difficult in professional sports?

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In the Zone
Why is deciding when a player can safely return to play so difficult in professional sports?

That’s Gotta Hurt
The long-term effects of banning heading in soccer

Ask Dr. Geier
How likely can an active person lift weights again without surgery for a triceps tendon tear in his elbow?
What are the options for a runner who still has pain despite physical therapy for patellofemoral knee pain?

Fan Favorites and Trash Talkers
Comments from listeners on the show and our previous discussions

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