TITLE

Hard-hitting sport balances glory and injury

AUTHOR(S)
ROWE, DANIEL J.
PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
Eastern Door;11/16/2013, Vol. 21 Issue 45, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the statement by the Montreal Children's Hospital (MCH) regarding the incidence of sports -acquired concussions particularly in football. It states that a call for awareness and education is needed to prevent this kind of incidence. It mentions that a player must learn tackling technique to avoid getting head injuries. It cites the significance football equipment such as helmet and mouth guard to protect the player.
ACCESSION #
88032479

 

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