Hockey season has arrived. Boys and girls, men and women of all ages are already lacing up for tryouts and practices. No matter the age of the player, concussions in hockey are always a risk due to body contact and the fast, hard falls that can occur. The following video created by Think First discusses how parents and coaches should handle hard hits or falls and what signs to look for if you are worried about a concussion. Think First encourages you to play safe!
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