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Concussions

Soccer Concussions

The Question: How frequent do female middle school soccer players suffer a concussion? The Study: Data on concussions and concussion symptoms were gathered weekly on more than 350 female...
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Sports

Ankle Sprain Treatment

The Question: Does ankle brace use after an ankle sprain lessen subsequent injuries? The Study: The 340 athletes 12-70 years old in study all had sustained a lateral ankle...
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Dental & Teeth

Facial Protection

Most complaints from youngsters can be remedied with time and rest. But what happens on the day an irreversible trauma occurs on the playing field? A front tooth broken...
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Sport-Related Kidney Injuries

The Question: Should teen athletes with one kidney be restricted from playing contact/collision sports? The Study: Researchers from the University of Utah reviewed over 23,600 injury reports from the...
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