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Supporters say the tests can be valuable in determining when athletes who have had concussions should return to competition and school, but others wonder how worthwhile they are.
A professor at the University of Nebraska says more research into athletes' gear and better education of teachers, athletes and medical students are needed to improve responses to head injuries.
Howard County Public Schools saw a 19 percent drop last school year in reported sports-related concussions, after numbers steadily rose for several years.
A Frederick High School student's experience proves the college application process can be completed even with concussion symptoms--with help from a variety of sources, including family, high school teachers and counselors.
Young athletes suffering from concussion symptoms are turning to online athlete injury support groups in the absence of more traditional face-to-face groups geared to their needs.