Health Rewind: Medical Bills Worry African-Americans

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Concussion Update

Kids who have suffered from prior head trauma take longer to heal, says a recent report. A team from Boston Children's Hospital found that “patients without a prior concussion took 12 days on average to recover, while those with several previous concussions took 28 days,” wrote USA Today. They also found that 60 percent of the children in the study were hurt while playing sports

 

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