Hard-hitting sport balances glory and injury

November 2012
Eastern Door;11/16/2013, Vol. 21 Issue 45, p28
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.


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