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athletes on soccer sports field holding injured heads, perhaps concussions
August 14, 2022

Mayo Clinic Q and A: Help with sports injuries

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I am an athletic director at a middle school, and a new school year is almost here. I anticipate seeing an increase in sports-related injuries from soccer, football, cheerleading, flag football and other activities. Young athletes get plenty of bumps and bruises, but how can they avoid injuries? Any advice on how long they should sit out before getting back on the field or in the game? ANSWER: Sports are such a fantastic opportunity for young people. Sports provide…

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