We can often take it for granted that kids will get concussions when they play sports growing up. We think, “It’s just a concussion”. We brush it off.
Unfortunately, many people don’t know that a concussion is actually a mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI). Mild traumatic brain injuries can be quite serious and should not be taken lightly.
I encourage you to take the time to educate yourself about the potential risks of youth sports concussions: click here for a more in-depth discussion in my previous post, “What You Need to Know About Sports-related Injuries: Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries and Concussions”.
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