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What you should know about head injuries and concussions

What you should know about head injuries and concussions

Source: Q13 Fox

Dr. Richard Ellenbogen of Seattle Children’s, who has spent his medical career studying and treating the brain, answers questions about the brain and what happens when it gets hurt. He recently served on a panel discussion Q13 FOX News hosted on the topic of concussions. Dr. Ellenbogen also participated in a live web chat answering questions from viewers after his interview.

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