Episode 86: How common are depression and suicides among athletes?

The Dr. David Geier Show
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In the Zone
How common are depression and suicides among athletes? How can coaches, parents and healthcare providers identify athletes at risk?

That’s Gotta Hurt
Kobe Bryant – Los Angeles Lakers guard
Rob Gronkowski – New England Patriots tight end
Zack Greinke – Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher
John Lackey – Boston Red Sox pitcher
Jeff Niemann – Tampa Bay Rays pitcher
Gordon Beckham – Chicago White Sox second baseman
Jered Weaver – Los Angeles Angels pitcher

Ask Dr. Geier
Should I worry about articular cartilage damage in my shoulder?

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

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