EDITORIAL: Get educated on concussion risks Nov 5, 2013 - The Telegraph (Alton, Ill.) A concussion is a traumatic brain injury that alters the way the brain functions, according to the Mayo Clinic website. Effects are usually temporary and can include problems with headaches, concentration and memory. The report reveals gaps in what is known about the risk of concussion in youth sports, especially for pre-high school athletes.
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