Alan Shearer wants ‘definitive answers’ on links between football, dementia

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Alan Shearer was investigating the link between football and dementia for a BBC documentary.
Former England captain Alan Shearer believes more money should be invested into researching links between heading a football and dementia.
The 47-year-old has expressed his concerns about the effects heading a ball during his career may have on his long-term health and took part in BBC documentary “Alan Shearer: Dementia, Football and Me” to investigate.
Shearer spoke to families of footballers affected by dementia and underwent various studies, while also looking at the brains of people who have…

By | 2017-11-13T04:28:48+00:00 November 13th, 2017|Categories: Premier League, RSS|0 Comments

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