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Over 1 Million Kids Get Concussions Every Year

Between 1.1 million and 1.9 million children and teens get a concussion every year. The old rules on what children should or should not do after suffering a concussion have been revised, making it easier for kids to recover both physically and mentally, according to NBC-affiliate WNDU News in South Bend, Indiana. The new rules don’t propose that kids go back to normal activity right away, but they do say that light exercise such as a 20-minute brisk walk can be beneficial. While they may be able to return to school sooner, limiting academic studies may be necessary, the report said.  Read more.....



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