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The CDC just released new concussion guidelines for kids. Here’s what you need to know.

How much rest is enough?
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We associate concussions with football, but kids can get mild brain injuries from other sports too.


Kids’ brains are precious, in more ways than one, but until recently there wasn’t much guidance on how to best treat young people with concussions.

Now, for the first time, the Centers for Disease Control have released for health care workers treating young people with mild traumatic brain injuries (the medical term for a concussion). The recommendations are the result

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