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Keeping student athletes brain-healthy – WTSP.com

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Every year an estimated 140,000 high school athletes suffer concussions nationwide and too many of them are returning to play before they have recovered. The Florida Legislature is moving to put tougher restrictions in place to prevent youth

Florida legislation aims to help student athletes suffering concussions – WTSP

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Tallahassee, Florida — Every year, an estimated 140,000 high school athletes suffer concussions across the United States. Athletes say, too often, they just dismiss the injury as “getting your bell rung” and they return to play before they’re ready. The