Lauren Long starts ‘Life After the Game’ to help athletes affected by concussions

CONCUSSIONS IN SPORTS — Former soccer player Lauren Long lives every day with the repercussions of having suffered multiple concussions. With ‘Life After the Game,’ she hopes to provide support to others in the same position.

BY JENNI CARLSON Modified: February 24, 2013 at 1:25 am •  Published: February 24, 2013
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Lauren Long has yet to recover from the injury she suffered six years ago on the soccer field.

She will never recover from it.

“I may improve in...

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Life After the Game

Oklahoma native Lauren Long is co-founder of Life After the Game, a group working to educate and support athletes who suffer from the effects of concussions. Here’s how you can connect with the group:

• Website: www.lifeafterthegame.org

• Support group: lifeafterthegame.freeforums.org

• Twitter: @LATGconcussions

• Facebook: www.facebook.com/concussioncrisis

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