Student-Athlete Health Information

  •  Concussion

    ABOUT CONCUSSIONS...


    Concussions can happen in any sport but most common in high contact sports. Most often, concussions are caused by contact with an opponent, team mate, the ground, a piece of equipment or an object in the area. It is important to know the signs and symptoms and how to help your child while participating in athletics.

    Need more information about concussions? Please visit:

    1. www.nfhslearn.com (Concussion in Sports)
    2. www.CDC.gov (HeadsUp For School Sports)
    3. CDC Concussion Information 

     
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    ABOUT OPIOID MISUSE/PREVENTION...

     

    As athletic participation among the nation’s youth has increased, so have injuries, surgeries and often times, prescriptions for opioid medications. Stay informed and learn about the ways you can prevent the misuse of opioids in student athletes.

    Need Information on Misuse/Prevention of Opioid Drugs? Please Visit:

    1. www.masstapp.edc.org (Opioid Misuse Prevention - Student Athletes)
    2. www.MIAA.net (Misuse Prevention Resources)