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    Tackling sports injuries quickly key to recovery, UMMC experts tell coaches

    Tackling sports injuries quickly key to recovery, UMMC experts tell coaches

    The force of a tackle throws a 16-year-old wide receiver backward, his head, encased in a helmet, striking the ground.The young player, wanting to stay in the game, tries to hide his dizziness. The actions and insight of his coaches, trainers and the sideline doctor on the scene could mean the difference between recovery and neurological injury or even death, said experts from UMMC speaking at the 2016 Mississippi Student-Athlete Health Forum.The Thursday event at the Mississippi Sports Hall...

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