Concussion In Sports

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Stated in the first excerpt, people should be aware that 10% of athletes take more than 7 days to recover from the effects of a concussion. The percentage could vary depending on how badly you were hit. If you were to continue a game while injured it could hurt you even worse or even make the effects last longer than they should. If you sat out when told, you could recover faster then get back to the game to perform your best. When performing better, people will notice you more and your chances to play for colleges could increase. In excerpt 3, Fred Theye and Karla Mueller state, that most athletes who experience a concussion can recover completely as long as they do not return to play prematurely. This means a player with a concussion could
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