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Concussion Issues
Tips to Minimize Risk of Sports-related Concussion in Youth
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Dec 5, 2015 - 9:37:55 AM

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - DALLAS - December 5, 2015 - With scholastic sports such as football now in full swing, the potential for head injuries increases. Unfortunately, an estimated 3.8 million recreational and athletic concussions occur annually in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Dr. Kathleen Bell, Co-Director of the Texas Institute for Brain Injury and Repair, Chair of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and holder of the Kimberly-Clark Distinguished Chair in Mobility Research at UT Southwestern Medical Center, offers the following tips to help lower the risk of sports-related concussions:



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