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Good Work Senator – Miami Herald Letter to Editor by David Goldstein 3/15/12

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State Sen. Anitere Flores successfully steered SB256/HB291 through the Legislature one year after a similar bill was defeated. She demonstrated commitment and perseverance in pushing legislation that promotes awareness of the dangers of concussion to youth athletes. It specifies that

New rules protect student athletes from brain injuries – Miami Herald

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High school senior Michael Espinel, a defensive player for Belen Jesuit Preparatory’s football team, has suffered three concussions in two seasons. In November 2009, Belen was practicing for the state championship semi-finals. Michael received a blow to the head during

David Goldstein Op Ed -Sports-related brain injuries can be avoided – Miami Herald

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March is National Brain Injury Awareness Month, and I am among the 140,000 high school athletes who suffer a sports-related concussion each year, according to the National Federation of State High School Associations. Last year, I had a head-to-head collision

Soccer player seeks to curb concussions | Miami Herald

David Goldstein was a freshman on his high school soccer team last year when he was called in to sub during district finals. It was a dream situation, one he couldn’t let go even after colliding head-to-head with another player

Soccer player seeks to curb concussions

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TALLAHASSEE — David Goldstein was a freshman on his high school soccer team last year when he was called in to sub during district finals. It was a dream situation, one he couldn’t let go even after colliding head-to-head with

University of Miami program targets concussions – Miami Herald

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University of Miami program targets concussions in young athletes If your high school son or daughter gets knocked in the head on the playing field anywhere in Miami-Dade, chances are Dr. Gillian Hotz and her colleague Dr. Kester Nedd will