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Concussion article in National Geographic Magazine

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  • baronesstsivia
    Caught this on the SCA-chirurgeon s list and thought that it was worth looking up. So if any of you subscribe to national geographic, would you mind giving us
    Message 1 of 1 , Jan 31 12:24 PM
      Caught this on the SCA-chirurgeon's list and thought that it was worth looking up. So if any of you subscribe to national geographic, would you mind giving us a summary??

      Cheers!
      TSivia


      National Geographic article on concussion...
      Posted by: "John Rodgers" redspeare@... sean_macruaidhri.oceallachain
      Sat Jan 29, 2011 6:06 am (PST)


      I just read the latest issue of Nat. Geo. Very interesting article on
      concussion. They are researching to find out if it's just the really hard hits, or the cumulative lighter ones that do long term damage. They are talking primarily about football, but it seems relevant to SCA armored combat as well.

      YIS,

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