Calls for awareness about concussions spread from local schools to White House

The institute provides a series of exercises post-concussion,

The institute provides a series of exercises post-concussion, which track the athletes progress until they are cleared from a doctor. (Credit: News 12 )

A call for more awareness about the effects and treatment of concussions has spread from high schools to the NFL to the White House.

President Barack Obama last week called on athletes, coaches and parents to take action. He says that parents need to realize head injuries can happen in all sports.

Whhippany's Ashley Jensen, a former college soccer player, says she has had six concussions,...

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