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Documents: Focus on high school football concussions

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High school football has changed. An MPR News-KARE 11 survey of more than 100 school districts throughout the state shows that some take more steps than others in the drive to prevent player head injuries.

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Eden Prairie football players must acknowledge the potential for brain injury with this form. 

Brainerd High School concussion protocol

Chisago Lakes uses a flow chart to determine when a player can return to the game.

The Minnesota State High School League eligibility form requires students and parents to be aware of concussion information.

Like many others, Bemidji High informs parents about testing cognitive skills to help deal with injuries later.