Heads Up App to Help Diagnose and Deal with Football Concussions

If you’ve got friend or family member who plays football, you probably worry, knowing how common brain injuries can be in this sport.

The CDC wants to help. “Whether you are a parent, youth sports coach, high school coach, school professional, or health care provider, this site will help you recognize, respond to, and minimize the risk of concussion or other serious brain injury.

To do this they have created “Heads Up” an apps to teach you how to detect, respond to, recover from, and help prevent concussions.

Head to http://www.cdc.gov/HEADSUP/ to find out more about protection our kids from concussions and to download the Heads Up app.

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