When young athletes suffer injuries that sideline them for extended periods, they often face physical and mental hurdles on their return. A leading expert serves up tips for making the transition a smooth one.
Dr. R.J. Elbin, a leading concussion expert at the University of Arkansas, weighs in on this complex issue and reminds administrators and coaches that they are responsible for the youth sports culture they create. What message are you sending to young athletes when it comes to concussions?
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