How Team Sports Reduce Risk of Depression in Kids

April 19, 2019

Research has found that involvement in team sports was correlated with a larger hippocampal volume (the area of the brain responsible for processing of long-term memory and emotional responses) in both boys and girls. In a recent Healthline article, Cynthia LaBella, MD, Medical Director of Lurie Children's Institute for Sports Medicine, weighs in. Read more.