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Kids Recover Differently From Concussion

Submitted by sideline on Wed, 05/29/2019 - 11:00

A recent Canadian study has found that kids all recover differently from concussions. Read full article here – https://bit.ly/2z1qOZ1

Gender, age and even hormones can impact on the time it takes for children and adolescents to recover from a concussion. Young females were found to have a longer recovery time in comparison to males.

Getting Off the Field After a Concussion Can Reduce it’s Effects by More than 50%

Submitted by sideline on Wed, 05/29/2019 - 10:49

An article published by Northside Hospital in Atlanta states that removing a concussed player from field can significantly reduce their recovery time. Read the full article here: https://bit.ly/2SBCB8H

It’s important to know when you’ve suffered a concussion so you don’t risk further injury. One of the worst aspects of concussion is that you can’t play sports that you love and your life is on hold until you have recovered.