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Reporting concussions: Why do athletes ignore symptoms?

Reporting concussions: Why do athletes ignore symptoms?

Timothy Diamond, Contributor
April 10, 2017
Filed under Column, Recent Stories, SPORTS

Not all concussions are willingly reported. The biggest problem surrounding concussions is underreporting – and it’s often not the player’s own fault. Sometimes, coaches and parents preach toughness and urge youth athletes to return to the game after injury. Nowadays, there are individuals...

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