Hundreds of Idaho Student-Athletes Miss Playing Time Due to Concussions

Published Feb. 1, 2013 | Schooled in Sports/Education Week

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Hundreds of student-athletes from Idaho high schools have missed practice time or games because of potential or confirmed concussions. Sports-related brain injuries are a serious matter and ongoing research suggests concussions continue to alter a child’s brain even months after the injury was initially sustained, and symptoms are no longer visible.

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