Concussion in Young Athletes

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Concussion in Young Athletes


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While professional football has begun to confront the consequences of concussions, a new report is putting the spotlight on younger athletes. This resource gives information on brain trauma and the developing adolescent.

This alignment results from the ALEX Health/PE COS Resource Alignment Summit.

Content Standard(s):
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 9-12
Health Education
HE.1.4) Propose ways to prevent, reduce, and treat injuries and other health problems.

a. Determine when professional health services may be required for injury or disease.

b. Perform CPR, AED techniques, and First Aid procedures, including the principles of RICE (Rest, Ice, Compression, Elevation).

Tags: Brain, Brain Trauma, Concussion, Health, Unintentional Injuries
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Partnered Event: Health/PE COS Summit
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Author: Kristen Barnett
The event this resource created for:Health/PE COS Summit