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Continued: Why are girls more prone to concussions than boys?

  • Article by: ZACK WARD , McClatchy News Service
  • Last update: December 3, 2013 - 9:44 AM

However, Gioia did say: “There’s one study that compares high school kids to the pros and suggests that the high school kids take longer to recover [from concussions].”

Gioia added: “If a youngster gets hit, their neck gets moved around more and that may lead to a greater likelihood of a concussion.”

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