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Helmets are just part of winter protection

Brian Rieger, PhDProtecting yourself from head injury during the winter goes beyond wearing a helmet while skiing and skating. "Behavior is as important as safety equipment," says concussion expert Brian Rieger, PhD. He talks about traumatic brain injury prevention and explains that helmets are good at preventing skull fractures but may not protect against concussion.

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