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Concussions lead as most severe sports injuries among young athletes

Every 25 seconds, a young athlete experiences a sports injury so severe, it sends him to the emergency room.

New research released earlier this month by Safe Kids Worldwide studied injuries in the 14 most popular sports. Concussions accounted for 163,000 emergency room visits, or a concussion-related ER visit every three minutes.

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