She Looks “Normal”

I was at soccer coaching my girls (11-12 years old) and a girl on the other team, L, suddenly had an absent seizure. An absent seizure is where they looked dazed and confused and then they snap back into it as if nothing happened. It is amazing to me that the parents are giving L […]

Pain is Not a Gain

I started playing soccer when I was about 4 or 5 years old. My parents instilled a mentality of: Your team always comes first. Unfortunately, teaching that to an elementary school kid turned into: No matter if I am injured, I will play through it because my TEAM comes first. Ooops. My parents did not mean to […]