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Sudden Death in Athletes

Sudden death is always tragic, but even more so when it strikes a healthy teenager or young adult. There are steps we can take to understand risk in our youngsters and minimize the risk of this devastating event.

Here is our recent post on the OhioHealth website regarding sudden death in young athletes.

Also, here is a 10 minute video “curbside consult”, featuring Dr. Grewal,  courtesy of the Columbus Medical Association:

Recently, Ellie Merritt from NBC-4 interviewed me for her story on the sudden loss of an area teenager:   Mom Asks For Answers After Westerville Basketball Player’s Death