A concussion is a reaction by the brain to a jolt or force that can be transmitted to the head by an impact or blow occurring anywhere on the body. Essentially a concussion results from the brain moving back and forth or twisting rapidly inside the skull.
Concussion Management Awareness Act
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HCSD Returning to Play After Concussion (PDF - 125 KB)
NYS Concussion Fact Sheet (PDF - 305 KB)
NYSPHSAA Concussion Information Sheet (PDF - 213 KB)
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