Concussions often affect teenage and adult athletes. Due to the intensity of the type of sport, such as football, concussions might have to be dealt with during every game. Over the past few years, researchers have started to study in depth the effects of concussions on the victims’ brains. Some of these studies suggested the concussions lead to more symptoms for young athletes than older ones. In a new study, researchers found that that is not the case. In this study, the team reported that age does not affect the degree of post-concussion symptoms.
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