More than 38 million children and teens play sports in the United States each year, according to Safe Kids Worldwide, and concussions are taking a toll. About one in three kids playing team sports is injured seriously enough to miss practice or a game.
More than 38 million children and teens play sports in the United States each year, according to Safe Kids Worldwide, and concussions are taking a toll. About one in three kids playing team sports is injured seriously enough to miss practice or a game. Patrick Tehan MCT / San Jose Mercury News
More than 38 million children and teens play sports in the United States each year, according to Safe Kids Worldwide, and concussions are taking a toll. About one in three kids playing team sports is injured seriously enough to miss practice or a game. Patrick Tehan MCT / San Jose Mercury News

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