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Local coaches and trainers say they’re increasingly wary of the dangers of potential brain injuries.

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Head injuries still on minds: Area schools explore safeguards for athletes

The words themselves are jarring: traumatic brain injury. That phrase is the simplest definition of a concussion. No wonder the affliction has become a growing concern in the realm of sports, particularly in football.


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