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Young Athletes and Concussions; What You Should Know

Here we are! It is fall sports and football season once more.  As we head into the season, our young athletes and the thought of concussions are a bigger concern than ever before, as we now are more aware than ever that the dangers of traumatic brain injuries are real. Although primarily occurring in football players, they are …

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How to Know If Your Child Has a Concussion

A few years ago, the guidelines on sports related concussions and head trauma became more stringent, brought on when news-making lawsuits filed by a few prominent football players families, most notably but not solely, the death of Ohio State football player Kosta Karageorge, who suffered from multiple concussions and then tragically took his own life.  What was unveiled during …

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