Some Facts about sustaining a Concussion


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Did you know that fewer than 10% of sport related concussions involve a loss of consciousness? When it comes to sports, football is the most common sport for males to sustain a concussion (with an astounding 75% chance) and soccer for females (with a 50% chance). Did you also know that 78% of concussions occur during games as opposed to practices? And that some studies show that females are twice as likely to sustain a concussion than males. (Source:www.cdc.gov)

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