Preventing Concussions In Football

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“About 43 percent of injuries overall happened when athletes collided with another player” (Rapaport). You can have many symptoms, there is many ways to prevent having a concussion. Concussions are common in soccer and they can be prevented by many different ways.

Some studies show that the concussion bands won’t prevent concussions but they will reduce the force impacted on your brain when you hit another player or equipment. “One study showed player-player contact was to blame for 69 percent of concussions in boys and 51 percent in girls” (Boddy). Heading the ball when your brain isn’t fully developed can mess with the development. If you don’t head the ball very often then you have a better chance of not getting a concussion.

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