From the November 2017 issue

Contact Sports and Adolescent Concussions

Many young athletes who play football, lacrosse and similar sports have had at least one concussion, the University of Michigan reports. What are the signs – and how can concussions be avoided?

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Football’s now-retired Brett Favre, hockey’s Sidney Crosby and basketball’s James Harden are just a few of the famous athletes who have suffered concussions in pro sports. While these men continue to live seemingly normal lives, not everyone is so lucky.
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