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Remember The ABC's Of Concussions

(Undated) -- Parents and coaches need to be on the lookout for signs of concussions. Doctor Rick Figler with the Cleveland Clinic says parents need to be knowledgeable about what to do if their child suffers a head injury.
An easy way to remember what to do is to follow the ABC's of Concussions. First, assess the situation, be alert for the signs of a concussion, and lastly contact a health care professional.
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Doctor Rick Figler with the Cleveland Clinic says if there's any doubt over whether your child suffered a concussion, get them to the doctor.
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