Girl athletes at risk for concussions as 'culture of resistance' keeps rates high
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Girl athletes at risk for concussions as 'culture of resistance' keeps rates high





Girl athletes at risk for concussions as 'culture of resistance' keeps rates high - NBC News.com

When it comes to concussions, cheerleading on the sidelines of a high school football game might be getting nearly as dangerous as taking the field with the team — and for young people in all sports, the risks are rising.Concussions in youth sports overall spiked 66 percent from 2001 to 2009— with young women especially at risk — and the only way to stop the damage is to break through a 'cul

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