Updated: 03/13/2014 7:01 PM
Created: 03/13/2014 4:48 PM KSTP.com
By: Cassie Hart
Sports can keep children healthy and productive, but they can also come with risks. There's a new push in Washington, D.C., to keep kids safe on the field.
KSTP takes a deeper look at why the concussion discussion is so important for parents, coaches and athletes.
Dr. Alex Noll, a medical orthopedics and sports medicine expert from TRIA Orthopaedic Center in Minneapolis, stopped by KSTP to discuss what goes into preventing concussions for all kinds of sports.