Lacrosse Concussion Injuries | Concussion Facts & Management

Every year, players of all ages in all sports receive concussion injuries during games and practice.  Characterized by an impairment of the brain’s normal function and caused by violent shaking or jarring of the brain, concussions may cause alterations in cognitive function, vision, eye movement, facial movement, or speech.  Contrary to popular belief, and despite on going design improvements, no helmet in any sport can prevent a concussion.

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