According to the CDC, concussions and other traumatic brain injuries (TBI) in children increased 60% in the past decade. We talk with Alexis Carroll, mother of a young man seriously injured in a skateboarding accident about how the decision to take off his helmet changed both their lives. This is a cautionary tale for every mother with tips to help you keep your child safe when riding, boarding, scootering, or skating.
Check out the local news story on Alex and Alexis: http://m.ksl.com/index/story/sid/34279985
Check out the Facebook Page for Alex’s progress: https://www.facebook.com/AlexUpdates