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Concussion Myth #3: Concussions Only Happen In Contact Sports

Myth: Only athletes in aggressive contact sports like football, hockey and lacrosse suffer concussions.

Fact: While football has the highest number of concussions, and concussions are common in hockey, lacrosse and wrestling, concussions also occur frequently in boys' and girls' basketball and soccer.

 

 

For comprehensive concussion safety information, please visit  MomsTeam's Concussion Safety Center.

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