Sports-Related Concussions in High School Could Increase Suicide Risk

A new study published in the Journal of Affective Disorders has found that sports-related concussions in high school students could increase the risk of suicide.

Researchers from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) examined the association between self-reported concussion history and suicide risk. They found that concussion was associated with an increased risk of suicide and depression in adults.